Where to see Father Christmas in Bristol 2021: Venues and dates for Santa’s grottos in the city region

With excitement building ahead of Christmas, here’s three venues children can visit Santa this festive season

<p>Make this festive season even more magical with a visit to Father Christmas</p>

Make this festive season even more magical with a visit to Father Christmas

Make this Christmas the most magical for the entire family with a visit Santa and his friends this year.

Also enjoy some festive tipple and get ready to take some photos to really kick off the holiday season.

These unique Santa’s Grotto experiences are perfect for children of all ages with plenty of activities to keep them entertained.

Cribbs Causeway

Ice skating will also be on nearby for the family to enjoy at Cribbs this year

Meet Santa and his friend Paddington Bear. A family activity for all ages, enjoy story time with Paddington Bear and experience a Night Before Christmas at the Brown house.

Sessions will also be available for families with children who have special educational needs and disabilities.

There is also the chance to go ice skating at the nearby indoor rink, Planet Ice to feel the festive vibes. Book now.

Father Christmas Experience at Ashton Court

Ashton Court offers a 20 minute interactive experience with Father Christmas

Meet Father Christmas at this historic Bristol landmark.

A fun-filled event for the whole family, the experience includes a 20-minute interactive experience with Father Christmas.

Children will be given a gift for themselves and one for their adults. There will also be a photo opportunity.

This event will take place from December 1st to the 23rd. Find out more or book your tickets now, but be quick because many days have already sold out.

Avon Valley Christmas Days

Meet reindeer Donner, Blitzen and Vixen at Avon Valley this year

Enter the Enchanted Village from December 4 - 24 and revel in the magic.

Visit the Post Room to post your letter to Santa or if you have an urgent last-minute request use the Avon Valley SMS (Santa Messaging Service) to reach him.

There will be a Polar Express Miniature Train that will take you through (guaranteed) snowy landscapes!

Meet reindeer, Donner, Blitzen and Vixen as they get in shape for the big night with Santa. There will also be rides and a Christmas shop filled with special gifts.

Book your tickets now.