The wait for Christmas is just as enjoyable as the big day itself. With festive vibes all around, one just cannot hold the excitement of meeting family and friends and welcoming the holiday season. A lot is happening in every nook and corner of the town and choosing one option from hundreds of events can be overwhelming. Well, we have made it easier for you by compiling a list of the best Christmas events being held in and around Huddersfield. Have a look and enjoy festive fun with your family and friends.
Huddersfield Winter Festival
St George’s Square, Huddersfield | 24 Dec | 11 AM – 9 PM | 10-min drive from Fortune Hotel
Huddersfield Winter Festival is a place where you all can catch up under the tipis in your safe happy place. Bring your family to enjoy some local music, community activities, family fun, and dance and welcome the festive season in a special way. With great food, beer and a relaxing ambience, the festival is an ideal tonic for those who are looking to welcome Christmas with lots of fun and memories.
Santa’s Magic Key at Cannon Hall Farm
Cannon Hall Farm, Barnsley | 24 Dec | 10 AM – 6 PM | 35-min drive from Fortune Hotel
Looking for an event for the whole family to fill memories with the Christmas spirit? Then Santa’s Magic Key at Cannon Hall Farm is the place to enjoy one of Yorkshire’s most family-friendly Christmas experiences. The experience includes a Santa show session, gifting for paying children along with a visit to all the farm favourites from Cannon Hall Farm – including our reindeer Prince, Jeffree, Dasher, Dancer and Roger.
Chow Down Winter Village
Temple Arches, Leeds | 29 – 31 Dec | 11:30 AM – 11 PM | 20-min drive from Fortune Hotel
Gather your friends for a Christmas event filled with fire pits, winter snugs and mulled wine. Chow Down’s Winter Village brings you a wonderland of festive fun with a range of activities, entertainment and food options to illuminate the holiday season. Welcome the holiday season in Christmas tipis set to host atmospheric Santa breakfasts and a range of family activities on Sundays.
Yorkshire’s Winter Wonderland
St Nicholas Ave, York| Till 9 Jan | 9:30 AM – 8 PM | 50-min drive from Fortune Hotel
Get ready for a magical winter experience for all ages with an outdoor ice rink, vintage funfair, Santa’s Grotto and The Chalet Alpine cafe. Yorkshire’s Winter Wonderland, York’s favourite festive event is here to grapple you with festive activities and lots of Christmas fun. The Entry is free, but you need separate tickets for skating at England’s largest outdoor ice rink, The Ice Factor and Santa’s Grotto. Enjoy great food and drinks at The Chalet, a cosy alpine-themed, après-skate café to warm up after a session on the ice.
Hope you liked our recommendation for the best Christmas events in and around Huddersfield. Whatever your plans are, Fortune Hotel’s friendly team and comfortable rooms are waiting to welcome you. Book here.