Things to Do in Somerset at Christmas

It may only be November, but it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! With the temperatures dropping and shopping centres getting decked out with Christmas decorations, it’s hard to ignore that Christmas is fast approaching! So, how are you planning to spend this festive season? If you’re looking to spend your Christmas in Somerset, then you’re in for a treat! There are plenty of events taking place in this beautiful part of the country and we’re here to help get you into the festive spirit!

Bristol’s Christmas Market

There’s no better way to take in the festivities than by visiting a Christmas market! Mulled wine, handmade gifts – what more could you want? Bristol will be hosting a Christmas market from 10th November until the 24th December! The markets will be comprised of 40 traditional wooden chalet-style stalls, selling plenty of authentic crafts, food and drinks!

The Festival of Light at Longleat

Longleat will be hosting their popular Festival of Light again this year, and it’s an event not to be missed! This year’s festival of light will tell a magical and mythical story of princesses, dragons, firebirds and mermaids!

Winter Wonderland at The Mall, Cribbs Causeway

This Winter Wonderland experience at The Mall is certainly well-worth a visit. Explore Santa’s Enchanted Ice Castle, an outdoor ice rink over 1,000 square metres, a magical train ride inside the Mall and much more! The Winter Wonderland will be open from the 16th November up until the 7th January, so you have ample time to join in the fun.

Ice-skating in Bath

The beautiful, historic city of Bath is hosting ice-skating this festive season! Whether you’re looking for a fun family activity or a romantic night for two, ice-skating in Bath is a definite must! If you get a little peckish or need to catch your breath, Moguls Alpine Bar will be serving hot beverages and delicious wood-fired pizzas! Or, if ice-skating isn’t your forte, why not enjoy a relaxing game of mini golf in the Royal Victoria Park? This event will be available from the 17th November until 2nd January.

Christmas Carol Concert & Dinner in Bath

Looking for something a little bit special for your Christmas in Somerset? Why not pick up some tickets for the Christmas Carol Concert & Dinner event in Bath? Dress up in your finest attire, sip some champagne, enjoy a scrumptious four-course dinner and listen to the talented Bath Chorus Choir.

Without a doubt, there are so many ways to get into the festive spirit while spending Christmas in Somerset! Be sure to check out the official Visit Bristol and Visit Bath for more updates on local events throughout November and December! 

St Audries Bay Holiday Club is open until the middle of March, so you can still use your static caravans and lodges throughout this period.  As we are de-stocking, now is the time to get your family the perfect Christmas present and use it as a base for all of your festivities! Get in touch for more information.