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Swimming lessons with Everyone Active

12th April-31st December 2021

Venue: Your local leisure centre

Website: https://www.everyoneactive.com/courses-lessons/swimming-lessons/

Award-winning swimming lessons at your local Everyone Active leisure centre, for children aged from just 4 months old. Available at Meadowside Leisure Centre (Burton-on-Trent) and Uttoxeter Leisure Centre.

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Christmas Trentham Makers Market

20th November-5th December 2021

Venue: Trentham

Address: 18 High Street, Longbridge, Birmingham, B31 2UQ

Website: trentham.co.uk

A special Christmas themed Makers Market showcasing award-winning local food & drink, art, craft producers, and vintage artisans will be at Trentham Shopping Village across three weekends. On 20 &...

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Santa's Winter Wonderland

22nd November-2nd January 2022

Venue: SnowDome

Address: Leisure Island, River Drive, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 7ND

Website: www.snowdome.co.uk

Santa’s back at the SnowDome for Christmas 2021 with a family festive extravaganza! From 13th November, his magical winter wonderland in the snow returns and this year he’s all set to spread...

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All-New Adventures of Peter Pan

25th November-1st February 2022

Venue: Lichfield Garrick Theatre

Address: Lichfield, Staffs, WS13 6HR

Website: www.lichfieldgarrick.com

Don’t miss the swashbuckling spectacular, All New Adventures of Peter Pan, as it flies into the Lichfield Garrick for the 2021 festive season! The Lichfield Garrick Theatre has once again joined...

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Christmas at Trentham

26th November-9th January 2022

Venue: Trentham

Address: 17 High Street, Longbridge, Birmingham, B31 2UQ

Website: trentham.co.uk

Christmas at Trentham is a brand-new illuminated trail designed to sprinkle a little Christmas magic, accentuate the flora and fauna and see the stunning historic landscape in a new light. Centrally located...

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Treasure Island

26th November-5th December 2021

Venue: Mitchell Arts Centre

Address: Hanley Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 4HG

Website: www.mitchellartscentre.co.uk

Local dramatic society, SATS presents TREASURE ISLAND!! The Biggest Pantomime Adventure Yet! Written By Local Children's Entertainer Paul Brammer who is also back in the glamorous Panto Dame frocks...

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Sailing Santa

27th November-23rd December 2021

Time: 10am – 3pm

Venue: Tapton Lock Visitor Centre

Address: Tapton Lock Visitor Centre, Lockoford Ln, Chesterfield, S41 7JB

Website: www.derbyshire.gov.uk/countrysideevents

EVERY SATURDAY AND SUNDAY FROM 27 NOVEMBER TO 23 DECEMBER Join the Chesterfield Canal Trust and their special guest for a trip on the Chesterfield Canal. Trips from Tapton Lock and Hollingwood Hub. Every...

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The Christmas Tree Festival

27th November-1st February 2022

Venue: Lichfield Cathedral

Address: Staffordshire WS13 7LD

Website: www.lichfield-cathedral.org

Come and see a wonderful festive array of real Christmas trees decorated by local businesses, schools and charities. Voting tokens can also be purchased (they ask for a small donation of £1 per token)...

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Tamworth Voices Christmas Show

2nd December 2021

Time: 7:30pm

Venue: St Editha's Church

Address: Tamworth, B79 7DA

Website: www.tamworthartsandevents.co.uk

This popular Christmas concert will be extra special this year as Tamworth Voices will be performing for the first time with Tamworth Wind Band in this festive Christmas performance. The event proceeds...

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Xmas at Lower Drayton Farm

2nd December-24th January 1900

Venue: Play @ Lower Drayton Farm

Address: Lower Drayton Lane Penkridge, nr Stafford ST19 5RE

Website: playatthefarm.co.uk

This December, our HUGE indoor play barn is transforming into a winter wonderland to help families get into the festive spirit. Your Christmas adventure begins as you arrive where children will get their...

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Festive nights at Biddulph Grange Garden with Father Christmas

3rd December 2021

Time: 4.30pm-8.30pm

Venue: Biddulph Grange Garden

Address: Biddulph, ST8 7SD

Website: www.nationaltrust.org.uk

On these evenings Father Christmas will be in his Christmas Cottage waiting to give out presents. Bring your little ones to find Father Christmas's Christmas Cottage on a magical journey on our lit up...

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Christmas at the Animal Zone

4th December-19th January 1900

Venue: Rodbaston Animal Zone

Address: Staffordshire, ST19 5PH

Website: www.southstaffs.ac.uk

Book your ticket and visit Santa and his animal friends at Rodbaston Animal Zone! Take part in the Christmas activities and wish the animals a Merry Christmas. Adults £6.00, Children £5.00 (under 3's...

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Christmas Light Switch On

4th December 2021

Time: 16:00 – 17:30

Venue: Northycote Farm

Address: Wolverhampton, WV10 7JF

Website: www.wolverhamptonparks.co.uk

Join the Friends of Northycote to launch Christmas with a countdown and switch on of the Christmas Lights. For safety reasons admission is strictly limited and admission is by ticket ONLY. Each person...

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Santa Experience at Park Hall Farm

4th December 2021

Venue: Park Hall Farm

Address: Park Hall, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 4AS

Website: www.parkhallfarm.co.uk

Your special Santa ticket includes your visit to see Santa, entertainment with his No 1 Elf, a present for each child, a drink and small treat . You'll also get to see the Flying Reindeer School Show and...

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The Sky's the Limit

4th-4th December 2021

Time: 7pm – 9pm

Venue: Elvaston Castle Country Park

Address: Elvaston Castle Country Park, Borrowash Road (B5010), Elvaston, Derby, Derbyshire, DE72 3EP

Website: www.derbyshire.gov.uk/countrysideevents

Come and be amazed by the night sky at Elvaston. Learn about the planets in our Solar System, stars, and constellations. Enjoy a hot drink and see what we can spot through the high-powered telescopes....

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Christmas at Rodbaston

5th December 2021

Venue: Rodbaston Animal Zone

Address: Staffordshire, ST19 5PH

Website: www.southstaffs.ac.uk

Visit Santa in his grotto at the Animal Zone as part of the Christmas at Rodbaston event! Santa tickets are free, admission prices to the Animal Zone on the day apply. On the day you can also follow the...

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Christmas Wreath Making Workshop

5th-5th December 2021

Time: 10am – 12pm

Venue: Elvaston Castle Country Park

Address: Elvaston Castle Country Park, Borrowash Road (B5010), Elvaston, Derby, Derbyshire, DE72 3EP

Website: www.derbyshire.gov.uk/countrysideevents

Always a popular event, our traditional wreath making workshops will show you how to make your own Christmas wreath to take home, using materials from the grounds of Elvaston Castle. Hot drink included....

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Leek Christmas Twilight Market

6th December 2021

Time: 5pm-8pm

Address:  Leek, ST13 5HH

Website: www.staffordshire.gov.uk

A wonderful festive evening in Leek Town Centre. Held in the indoor Victorian Butter Market and Trestle Market there are additional Christmas gift stalls alongside the Butter Market traders open for the...

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Stafford Grammar School Christmas Concert

7th December 2021

Time: 7pm

Venue: Stafford Grammar School

Address: Stafford ST18 9AT

Website: admissions@staffordgrammar.co.uk

Stafford Grammar School's thriving music department invite you to watch performances from their concert band, orchestra, wind band, choir, chamber choir, prep orchestra and much more! Refreshments will...

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Dear Santa

9th-11th December 2021

Venue: Stafford Gatehouse Theatre

Address: Stafford ST16 2LT

Website: www.staffordgatehousetheatre.co.uk

Santa is determined to deliver the most fantastic Christmas present to Sarah, but he doesn't get it right straight away! With the help of his cheeky Elf, he finally settles on something ‘perfect', just...

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Enchanted Weston

9th December-23rd January 1900

Venue: Weston Park

Address: Shifnal, Telford, Shropshire TF11 8LE United Kingdom

Website: www.weston-park.com

As night falls Temple Wood is transformed into a magical illuminated forest, awash with colour and light as you follow the illuminated trail through the ancient trees and woodland. Enchanted Weston celebrates...

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The Nutcracker - The Royal Ballet

9th-12th December 2021

Venue: Lichfield Garrick Theatre

Address: Lichfield, Staffs, WS13 6HR

Website: www.lichfieldgarrick.com

The Nutcracker is a family favourite at Christmas time and is one of the most delightful ways to discover the enchantment of ballet. The story of Clara, a girl on a magical Christmas Eve adventure, is...

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Cinderella

10th December-2nd January 2022

Venue: Regent Theatre

Address: Staffordshire, ST1 1AP

Website: www.atgtickets.com/venues/regent-theatre/

You shall go to the ball this Christmas with the spectacular family pantomime Cinderella. Packed with all of the traditional pantomime ingredients audiences expect, Cinderella features laugh out loud...

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Snow White

10th December-31st January 1900

Venue: Stafford Gatehouse Theatre

Address: Stafford ST16 2LT

Website: www.staffordgatehousetheatre.co.uk

Mirror mirror on the wall, where is the greatest panto of all? Why, the answer is easy for me, Stafford Gatehouse is the one to see!' With the amazing Maureen Nolan as the Wicked Queen, Keith Jack as Prince...

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Santa Specials – First Weekend

11th-12th December 2021

Time: 10am - 5pm

Venue: Apedale Valley Light Railway

Address: Loomer Rd, Chesterton, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 7LB

Website: avlr.org.uk

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Santa's Grotto

11th December-24th January 1900

Venue: Lichfield Garrick Theatre

Address: Lichfield, Staffs, WS13 6HR

Website: www.lichfieldgarrick.com

Step inside the enchanting world of Santa's Grotto! Families are invited to come along and meet Santa and his favourite elf, receive a special Christmas gift on entry, and even take a photo with the main...

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Santa's Grotto at Burntwood Alpaca Experience

11th December-22nd January 1900

Venue: Burntwood Alpaca and Animal Experience

Address: Bleakhouse Farm, Ironstone Road Burntwood Staffordshire, UK WS7 1YL

Website: www.bradshawbros.co.uk

This Christmas, come and visit Santa’s Grotto here at Burntwood Alpaca and Animal Experience! All tickets include admission to the farm, and every child gets a present from Santa! But watch out… the...

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Tamworth Castle Christmas Experience

11th December-19th January 1900

Venue: Tamworth Castle

Address: Tamworth, B79 7NA

Website: www.tamworthcastle.co.uk

Visit Tamworth Castle for a new unique Christmas experience. Explore the magical castle decorated for Christmas and follow the festive trail through period rooms. Meet Santa and his elves in the Great...

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Christmas Wreath Making Workshop

12th-12th December 2021

Time: 10am – 12pm

Venue: Elvaston Castle Country Park

Address: Elvaston Castle Country Park, Borrowash Road (B5010), Elvaston, Derby, Derbyshire, DE72 3EP

Website: www.derbyshire.gov.uk/countrysideevents

Always a popular event, our traditional wreath making workshops will show you how to make your own Christmas wreath to take home, using materials from the grounds of Elvaston Castle. Hot drink included....

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Great West Midlands Toy Fair

12th December-9th January 1900

Time: 10.30am - 3pm

Venue: The Prestwood and Argyle Centres

Address: Stafford County Showground, Weston Road, Stafford, ST18 0BD

Website: www.bpfairs.com

The Stafford show sees two halls packed full of collectables, with more than 300 stalls full of items for sale. From Avengers action figures, to 1980's TV-related toys, to model buses, planes, cars, trains...

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Be Santa’s Little Helpers

14th December 2021

Venue: The Prep at Denstone College

Website: www.denstonecollege.org

Come & Be Santa’s Little Helpers! Christmas Treasure Hunt & Craft Day – Tuesday 14th December 2.00pm – 3.30pm. Come on a Christmas Treasure Hunt around Forest School with Christmas...

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Elf Trail

19th December-9th January 2021

Time: 10.30am – 2pm

Venue: Shipley Country Park

Address: Shipley Country Park Visitor Centre, Slack Lane, Heanor, Derbyshire, DE75 7GX

Website: www.derbyshire.gov.uk/countrysideevents

Self-led trail. Come along to this Christmas themed trail and find the clue cards to help you complete the Elf’s activity sheet. Return to the Visitor Centre to collect your certificate. Length: 1-2...

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Sleeping Beauty

21st December-9th January 2022

Venue: The Rep Theatre

Address: Stoke-On-Trent, ST4 2TR

Website: www.stokerep.info.co.uk

Join The Rep Theatre for their next journey into the enchanting world of pantomime. This wonderful adaptation from Alan P. Frayn, brings the beloved tale of Sleeping Beauty to life whilst being packed...

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

7th-16th January 1900

Time: Varying times each day.

Venue: Tamworth Assembly Rooms

Address: Corporation Street, Town Centre, Tamworth

Website: www.tamworthartsandevents.co.uk

Join the Tamworth Pantomime Company this January for a magical family adventure. Snow White is accompanied by the hilarious Nurse Nelly, hapless Muddles, the Evil Queen and of course, seven dwarves, for...

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