Lightwater Valley Theme Park
Dickensian Festival 2013


Join us for our enchanting Dickensian Christmas Festival and kick-off the festive season in style. You’ll find gifts, stocking fillers, food and drink galore, with Yorkshire produce, hand-painted pottery, crafts, fine glassware, millinery, bespoke art and hand-made jewellery taking centre stage.




The Angry Birds Activity Park and Lightwater Falconry are included in your entry fee as well as access to the festival stalls, making a fantastic family day out. With heaps of entertainment including magicians, hand bell ringers, costume characters, carol singers, traditional organs, nativity scenes and our Christmas tree festival. Not to mention a magical entertainment programme ranging from Santa’s winter wonderland and enchanting reindeer parades to festive carol singing, hand bell ringers and various musical ensembles, we kick-off the festive season in style.

Plus don’t forget that you can visit Lightwater Country Shopping Village free of charge and pick up a few extra Christmas gifts, including homewares and handmade chocolates, as well as your very own real Christmas tree.

Watch out for our detailed programme of events coming soon.

Our Dickensian Christmas Festival runs from 10am – 5pm on Thursday 28th November until Sunday 1st December.

Dickensian Christmas Festival FREE Event Guide. Click here to download.

Adults £2.00* Children £1* Under 5s Free*

*Extra charge applies for Santa's grotto of £5 which includes gift. Access to the Lightwater Country Shopping Village is free of charge.


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Online  Booking Terms & Conditions

  1. Tickets purchased online are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  2. The management are not obliged to refund monies or exchange tickets.
  3. Attractions may be unavailable at any time for technical or operational reasons.
  4. All online transactions incur a £1.50 admin fee & £3.00 postage charge (if selected).
  5. When collecting tickets on arrival, we require a copy of your email booking confirmation
    (printed or on a mobile device) along with the card utilised to pay for your tickets online.
  6. If selected, tickets will only be posted to the registered cardholders address.
  7. We admit a maximum of 1 carer per disabled guest free of charge.
  8. Concessionary tickets (disabled, senior, student, military, NHS, police) must be collected on arrival and relevant ID shown.
  9. Online tickets are for guests over 1.0m in height and supersede family tickets.
  10. Online bookings close at midnight for the following day and, as such, we’re unable to accept internet bookings on the day of your visit.
  11. Email booking confirmations can be shown on a smartphone or mobile device in lieu of a printed version.
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