Conkers Winter Wonderland

Celebrate Christmas in Leicestershire

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Visit Leicestershire this Christmas

Leicestershire has lots to offer visitors this Christmas time.

Many of our attractions, towns and villages have festive events taking place, from craft fairs, workshops, pantomimes, ice-rinks and big wheels - Leicestershire is the place to be throughout the festive season!

 

Conkers
Jack and the Beanstalk

Thu 3 Jan 2019 - Fri 3 Jan 2020

Loughborough Town Hall is excited to announce that after the huge success of the past Two years, We will be hosting our third relaxed performance as part of our 2019-20 Panto season, For jack and the Beanstalk.

Loughborough

 
 
 
Jack and the Beanstalk, Loughborough Town Hall

Sat 23 Nov 2019 - Sun 5 Jan 2020

The villagers are under threat from a ginormous giant and poor, young Jack has his head in the clouds, but when he sells his beloved cow Pat for just a handful of beans he begins a huge adventure which takes him to new heights.

Loughborough

 
 
 
Elf on the Shelf

Sun 24 Nov - Fri 20 Dec 2019

Santa’s elves have got lost while buying presents in Loughborough and he wants you to help him find them in time for Christmas!

Loughborough

 
 
 
Winter Wonderland

Fri 6 - Tue 24 Dec 2019

Each December - Conkers is transformed into a Winter Wonderland. Meet Santa his elves and reindeer at his woodland grotto - with gifts for the kids of course!

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 
Jack and the Beanstalk

Fri 13 - Sat 21 Dec 2019

A GIANT of a Pantomime, full of beans and packed with “Fee, Fi, Fo, FUN!”

Melton Mowbray

 
 
 

Mon 16 Dec 2019

A Christmas film and disco, free nibbles and the chance to meet the real Santa, who said he will tear himself away from all the wrapping of presents just to see local children. This is a free event, and all you have to do is turn up.

Coalville

 
 
 

Tue 17 Dec 2019

Roots Community Singers celebrate the festive season with carols, songs and stories from the folk tradition. All profits from the concert will be donated to Loughborough based Falcon Support Services for the homeless.

Coalville

 
 
 
Santa's Sleighboat

Wed 18 Dec 2019

45 minute Santa’s Sleighboat trips setting off from the trust base in Loughborough; meet Santa and his elves on an enchanting journey along the grand Union Canal.

Loughborough

 
 
 

Fri 20 Dec 2019

Join in the annual carol procession from St Andrew's, Thringstone, walk up to Charles Booth Centre by lamplight to continue singing carols before going into the centre where there will be entertainment from U3A choir. The bar will be open.

Coalville

 
 
 

Fri 20 Dec 2019

A choir and band performing a variety of Christmas carols old and new at St John's Church Hugglescote. Broom Leys Choral Society are the organisers with guests Snibston Co-operative Band Wine and mince pies included in the ticket price.

Coalville

 
 
 
Santa's Sleighboat

Sat 21 - Mon 23 Dec 2019

45 minute Santa’s Sleighboat trips setting off from the trust base in Loughborough; meet Santa and his elves on an enchanting journey along the grand Union Canal.

Loughborough

 
 
 

Sat 21 - Sun 22 Dec 2019

Come and see Santa in his magical winter home, there may even be some early presents! and you can even meet some of his Reindeer! There will be plenty of Christmas crafts to keep you busy, hot food and drinks available. No need to book.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch