Christmas events to get in your diary now

October 3, 2017

Tatton Park brings another fantastic festive offering for 2017.

Tis’ soon the season to embrace the festive spirit and where better to celebrate Christmas than in the magical grounds of Tatton Park? Known for its family offering and Christmas traditions, we’ve pulled together the top events for this December.

Father Christmas at the Farm

For the believers in all of us, Father Christmas at the Farm lets visitors meet not only Father Christmas himself but his reindeers Prancer and Dancer. Tickets are available at £7.00 for adults and £6.50 for children (including a gift), book now for Father Christmas at the Farm.

Dates and times:

  • Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 November – 11am until 4pm
  • Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 December – 11am until 4pm
  • Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 December - 11am until 4pm
  • Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 December - 11am until 4pm
  • Saturday 23 December - 11am until 4pm

The Twelve Days of Christmas at The Mansion

A magical place all year round, the Mansion will have an added sparkle this Christmas. Decorated with fresh foliage and greenery, it will be inspired by the 12 Days of Christmas with turtle doves, gold rings and ladies dancing. Music, laughter and secrets will weave through the grand state rooms and servants’ quarters with festive treats and seasonal craft and demonstrations on offer. Special Mansion ticket prices apply at £10 for adults and £6 for children.

Dates and times:

  • Tuesday 21st November to Sunday 3rd December
  • Friday 8th to Sunday 10th December
  • Friday 15th to Sunday 17th December
  • Saturday 23rd December 11am until 4pm

Northern Chamber Orchestra: 12 Days of Christmas 

Making a return as firm favourites, The Northern Chamber Orchestra will be performing their traditional concert in the Tenants’ Hall on Friday 8 December. Guests can expect to hear a mixture of popular classical music and festive tunes through the voices of the St Nicholas Catholic School, conducted by Helen McKenna. Included with the ticket is a free visit to the Tatton Christmas Mansion prior to the concert. This event regularly sells out so booking is essential.

More details about the Northern Chamber Orchestra: 12 days of Christmas.

Macclesfield Male Voice Choir

Presenting a programme of well-known male voice numbers and Christmas classics, the Macclesfield Male Voice Choir will be performing at Tatton Park on Saturday 9 December. Included in the ticket is a complimentary visit to the Tatton Christmas Mansion prior to the concert. Visit the Tatton Park website to secure tickets.

Christmas Carols in the Stableyard

A magical live band will be performing festive carols at Tatton Park on Saturday 23rd December. Warm up with a hot drink and don’t forget to pick up those last minute gifts in the  Stableyard. Complete the festive fun with a visit the Farm and Mansion for a truly magical Christmas experience. 

To find out more information about Christmas events at Tatton Park, visit: www.tattonpark.org.uk.

Please visit our website www.tattonpark.org.uk or call 01625 374400 for more information.

For further information, please contact Carole Hyde on 01625 374410 ( carole.hyde@cheshireeast.gov.uk)

Tatton Park is managed and financed by Cheshire East Council on behalf of the National Trust.

This impressive historic estate receives in the region of 800,000 visitors every year all of whom come to enjoy its Georgian Mansion, Medieval Old Hall, award-winning Gardens and rare breeds Farm. The 1,000-acre deer park is home to red and fallow deer and the estate also boasts speciality shops, an adventure playground, restaurants and a year-round events programme.

The Tatton Park Vision

The `Tatton Park Vision’ is the park’s 5 year vision for its visitor activities and aims to substantially develop its visitor experience by increasing the attractions and activities on offer. In delivering the vision the aim is to fully realise Tatton Park’s potential and present the best possible experience for its current and new visitors in order to provide new and sustainable income to help manage and conserve the historic estate into the future. This will be done through a programme of investment by Cheshire East Council and the attraction of new business. For more information about the vision visit www.tattonpark.org.uk/vision