It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Center Parcs, with Winter Wonderland arriving on our villages, the snow has set, and the festive cheer is in full swing. So why not get in the seasonal spirit and start off here with our guide of festive activities your family can enjoy during your visit to the forest until 1 January 2020.
Bring your little ones to join the Elf Academy to learn from Santa’s elves themselves on all things Christmas. Learn some elf dance moves and games, get creative with some Christmas crafts and decorate some delicious festive treats to eat.
Design a giant Christmas stocking
Join your little ones as they get creative with glitter, colourful fabric pens and festive stickers to make their very own personalised stocking to hang on the fireplace on Christmas Eve ready to dazzle Santa when he comes down the chimney.
Festive Carriage Rides
Riding a horse and carriage ride is always an exciting experience, but what would make it even more special is travelling through the transformed festive woodland during Winter Wonderland. So, take in all of the picturesque views and let the peaceful sounds of the forest wash over you as you trot across the village.
Festive Treasure Trail
Get your bearings of the village as you team up with your family to weave along the woodland trails on two wheels to track down festive clues and discover sparkling surprises in hopes to find all the answers and receive a prize.
Our fireworks display happens every Sunday and Wednesday evening at 6pm (6.30pm pyrotechnics display at Woburn Forest) on breaks from 10th November to 22nd December during Winter Wonderland.
Festive Jingles Skate
Perfect for the whole family, whether you wobble on the edge or elegantly skate in the middle of the rink, dress in your Christmas best and shimmy and shake to some festive tunes and our elves Rolo and Rollie will choose the ultimate winner.
Mrs Claus Gingerbread Decorating
Get you and you’re your little one’s imaginations flowing with Mrs Claus, as you help her decorate some gingerbread biscuits while learning some tips and tricks along the way and of course a delicious sweet treat to nibble on afterwards.
Festive Cupcakes for Little Ones
Combining your love of food and family, why not try your hand at a festive cupcake decorating masterclass with your family to learn the tricks of the trade and present at the end your box of beautiful festive cupcakes to share you friends or family or snack on yourself!
Explore the woodland trails with your family as you hunt for exciting hidden clues, once you have solved them there will be a special festive treat waiting for you at the end.
Santa’s Woodland Workshop
You better watch out, you better not cry, Santa Claus is coming to Center Parcs. Let your little ones meet the big man himself in his magical Woodland Workshop nestled in the forest. Tell him what’s on your list, take a photograph for a special souvenir and take home an early Christmas present.
Little Elves party hour
Christmas means one thing… it’s party time. Get your little elves dancing shoes on and join us in the festive fun as they shimmy and shake to festive music and play games. There are snacks to keep their energy up and they get a little goody bag so they can keep the party going a little longer in your lodge.
Festive Chocolate Chefs Academy
Perfect for your little budding chefs get all kitted out in their little apron and hat and set off creating their very own range of tasty seasonal-themed chocolate treats. To finish off enjoy some fun festive games to get in the ultimate Christmas spirit.
To book your family’s festive fun, check out our online activities website and make sure that you don’t miss out on the ones that you really want to take part in.