Christmas Events In Kent – Festive Experiences

Christmas Events In Kent – Festive Experiences

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By Julia Roy


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Lights in the dark over the castle for one of the many festive events in Kent for Christmas at Hever Castle in Sevenoaks.

Until 2nd January 2024 – Selected dates
This year’s theme is Lost in the Festive Forest. Now in its 17th year, one of its many highlights is the magical Christmas Lights experience. Witness the enchantment of the Castle, gardens and lake festooned with fabulous colours and twinkling lights, capturing the spirit of Christmas. You can also take a tour of the castle, with fairground and boat rides to enjoy too. Little ones can also visit Father Christmas and travel through the grotto, meet cheerful elves and wander along the paths to the Toy Workshop, meet the big man himself and receive a soft toy gift. They can also explore the charming Lost in the Festive Forest Christmas Trail with Red the Squirrel. Plus lots more. Price: FROM General Public/Hever Castle Annual Member  – Daylight Castle & Gardens – no Grotto: Adult: £22/Free. Child – 5 to 17 years: £13.50/Free. Child – under 5 years: Free/Free.Carer: Free. Booking fees will apply. Pictured above. For additional prices including the grotto – Read More. Time: Varies. Earliest entry: 10.30, latest exit 8.30pm. Pictured above. Read More

Funfair wheel with a big teddy bear at the side for Christmas Experiences in Dartford. Winterland At Bluewater Kent

Bluewater Shopping Centre, Dartford
Until 7th January 2024
Enjoy a variety of rides at this annual event, bigger than ever, with the Observation Wheel, slides, funfair, and traditional funfair games. Price: Entry
£3. Child – under 18 months: Free – ticket required. Carer: Free. Ride Tokens- Online 25 tokens: £20. On the day: 1 x token: £1.20. Rides range from 2-5 tokens. Time: Weekends until 26th of November: 12Noon to 9pm, 27th November to 16th December- Weekday: 4pm to 9pm, Weekend: 12Noon to 9pm. 16th December 2023 to 1st January 2024- closed 25th December: Daily: 12Noon to 9pm. 2nd to 7th January: 4pm to 9pm. Pictured above. Read more




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