Christmas at Lightwater Valley

Christmas at Lightwater Valley

CHRISTMAS IS COMING and so is our Festive Family Fun event this December!

Treat the family to a magical evening of Christmas cheer on selected dates this December and experience a festive fairground and a Sing-a-long Santa Show. Hop aboard the Elf Express Christmas Train and journey through a fantasy land of twinkling lights, Candy Cane Woods and the Gingerbread Land.

Festive Fairground rides include;

Skyrider, Carousel, Young Fun rides, Savannah Express, Jungle Jump, Monkey Drop, Elephant Flight, Animal Carnival, Soft Play, Jester’s Jungle Fun, Jurassic Adventure Golf – Special Festive Offer – only £1.50pp/per round.

Sing-a-long Santa Show

Sing-a-long and dance in your seats as Santa and his two elves take to our indoor stage in The Show Barn. This 15 minute musical show will take place at 4.00pm / 4.40pm  / 5.20pm  / 6.00pm / 6.40pm / 7.20pm.  Tickets MUST be pre-booked as there are limited seats for each show time - please select a show time at the time of purchasing tickets.

Elf Express Christmas Train

Sit back, relax and enjoy a magical journey through a fantasy land of twinkling lights, Candy Cane Woods and the Gingerbread Land. Don’t forget to spot the elves in the Whistle Stop Workshop, getting all the toys ready for Santa.

Virtual Reality Christmas Train*

All aboard for this virtual reality train ride through a winter wonderland! *additional charge applies.

Santa’s Sleigh

Pose for pics in Santa’s sleigh and purchase a professional photo, with the choice of four different green screen backgrounds you’ll have a magical memento to take home.

Snowflake House

Knock loudly – will it be Jingle, Tinsel or Trixie that answers? Post your golden coin through the magic letterbox and if your name is on Santa’s nice list you will receive a special chocolatey treat.

Festive Food & Drink

Tuck into our pizza family meal deal and the enjoy a festive hot chocolate and seasonal sweet treats.

Christmas Stalls

Enjoy some Christmas retail therapy with a selection of local, homemade sweets, treats and crafts – perfect stocking fillers!

Elf Hunt

Go on an elf hunt around the park to help Santa find his mischievous elves. Find all thirteen of them and you could be in with a chance of winning 2022 Park tickets. Winners picked every day.


Adult 12 years+ £14.50

Child 2 – 12 years £14.50

Under 2’s – Free

Season Pass Holders - please note Festive Family Fun is a special event and is not included in your annual season pass. 



Sat 4 & Sun 5 Dec, Sat 11 & Sun 12, Sat 18 & Sun 19 Dec, Mon 20th , Tues 21st and Wed 22nd.

3:30pm – 8pm