1) Christmas at Wimpole
With seasonal food and festivities on offer, you can visit the farm with your friends and family to enjoy a great day out celebrating! From the 30 November-23rd December, you can enjoy some of Wimpole’s stunning shows including the shared story of a Georgian Christmas. Held at the Wimpole Estate, this event will definitely get you in the Christmas spirit with the decorations, food, activities and gardens on show! Learn more about the event here.
2) Anglesey Abbey’s Winter Garden
Visit Anglesey Abbey to view the spectacular Winter garden designed with plants that look their best in this gorgeous season. This place is definitely worth a visit if you fancy a relaxing walk through beautiful Winter scenery. With the low Winter sun and the meandering path, there are breath-taking views on every bend – the colours, the shapes even the lighting sets the scene. Learn more here.
3) Cambridge’s North Pole
Regardless if you are with your friends or family, you can visit the North Pole, from the 17th November-9th January 2019 for ice skating, funfair rides and food and drink! The decorations, lighting and the clear-roofed ice rink really sets the Christmas mood for visitors, it’s a must if you are near the city. Visit the website here.
4) Christmas Crafts and Food Fair, Huntingdon
You, as a visitor, can visit and indulge in over 100 Christmas-themed craft stalls, where you can browse and purchase some gorgeous presents all at unbeatable prices. Hosted on December 8th-9th, this place is perfect for those shopping on a budget. Food and drink also available! Learn more here.
5) Ice Skating, Peterborough
What’re Christmas celebrations without ice skating? With several Planet Ice’s located around Britain, there is bound to be one close to you – so there is no excuse! What’s more? to celebrate Christmas Santa Claus will be joining you on the Planet Ice rinks every weekend in December from 12pm-4pm and then every day from 21st-24th December 12pm-4pm. Learn more on their website here.
6) St Neots Christmas Light Switch On
Visit St Neots for their annual Christmas Light Switch On on the 25th December from 12pm-6pm! Every year the town first lights up with funfair rides and performances on the main stage, then ends the night with the big reveal of the lights and a spectacular firework display. It’s perfect for friends, families and children available on that night, it’s a definite must! Visit their Facebook page here.
7) Meet Santa at London Zoo…
This is a little bit further out of Cambridgeshire, we know, but if you ever find yourself in London from the 22nd November-1st January 2019, this is a place that should 100% be added to your itinerary. Every day, as nighttime falls and the animals are tucked peacefully into bed, the Christmas spirit comes out to play and the Zoo welcomes you to its very own Wonderland. Discover the historical site as you never have before with illuminating pathways leading to gorgeous animal statues, flowing fountains and thousands of illusional lights scattered across the path. Visit the website here.
Thank you for reading, enjoy your Christmas!