Santa’s Grotto

Christmas just wouldn't be Christmas without a visit to Santa... when he arrives at Santa Land in George Street.

Santa’s Grotto

About Santa’s Grotto

Christmas just wouldn't be Christmas without a visit to Santa... A chance for children to meet the man in red in person, and tell him their dearest wish. Come and hear a festive tale, sit on Santa's knee, meet his helpers, and receive a wee gift.

Visits are in groups and begin every 30 minutes. Tickets must be purchased for a specific time slot before entering Santa’s Grotto. Visits last up to 25 minutes.

Each child can take in two adults, first adult goes free with second adult paying £5

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Santa’s Grotto are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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