Our Christmas festivities start next Saturday!

16 November, 2018

Christmas Craft Fair Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th November – it’s less than two weeks until the Christmas Craft Fair returns to Upton House! We have over 25 local artisans showcasing their wonderful handmade creations over the weekend, including items such as jewellery, artwork, woodwork, greetings cards, glassware and lots more, so don’t miss this great opportunity to pick up some lovely Christmas gifts, both for yourself and others!

Santa’s here! 30th November – 24th December – Santa’s Woodland Grotto is back, with real wood cabins, lights, animals, quality wrapped gifts and printed photographs of your meeting with Santa, ensuring a fun, interactive & memorable experience for all the family. Open Wednesday – Friday from 10.30am – 5pm, and at weekends from 9.30am – 6pm. Prices vary.

Walk-in Grotto tickets will be available, however we advise pre-booking to beat the crowds and guarantee a time slot; you can secure your tickets online today at www.uptoncountrypark.digitickets.co.uk

Christmas Wreath Making Workshops 1st December & 9th December – create a unique Christmas wreath under the guidance of the lovely ladies from Lytchett Minster and Upton Floral Group, using natural foliage from around the Country Park. All materials are provided, along with tea/coffee, mince pies and mulled wine. £35 per person. Over 16s only, no experience necessary. Sessions from 10am to 12pm, and from 2pm to 4pm.

Booking essential, to reserve your place please call the Estate Office on 01202 262753, or email uptoncountrypark@poole.gov.uk

We can also offer you Christmas Lunch in Upton House on 2nd December, when you can enjoy a glass of mulled wine on arrival in the grand Entrance Hall before taking your seat in the Drawing Room or Library for a delicious two-course meal, followed by tea/coffee and mince pies.

Alternatively join us for an evening of food and dancing at one of our Christmas Party Evenings on 8th & 14th December!

Full details of our Christmas programme can be found at our Events page so please take a look and start planning your Country Park festivities now!

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