Meet Santa in Chester

Where will you get to see Santa this Christmas?

Find out where Santa is spending time in Chester before the big day!

There are a number of different ways to catch up with the big man himself as he gears up for his incredibly busy schedule. You can travel to the North Pole storytelling room at the Storyhouse to hear stories with Santa and enjoy gingerbread biscuits.If you want to meet Santa and his Elves at a traditional Santa’s Grottos you can head down to the Ice Cream Farm  (the world’s largest ice cream parlour) and Cheshire Oaks Outlet Village and for the ultimate authentic Grotto the beautiful Reindeer Lodge (make sure you keep an eye out for Rudolph!) If you’re feeling a little peckish and want to meet Santa in style you can even have brunch with him at the Ring O’Bells or enjoy an afternoon tea together at Oddfellows.

Booking is needed to avoid disappointment at a number of the venues so please do check before heading down to your top choice. Santa is obviously a very popular man indeed and he saves all his magic to fit in every boy and girl for when it matters most on Christmas eve. You can check out all the things going on this Christmas at a glance at our Christmas in Chester page  and if you find meeting Santa gives you an appetite you can see all the Child friendly places to eat here.

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