26 November – 24 December 2021

Christmas at


Light Trail • Santa’s Grotto • Christmas Market
26 November – 24 December 2021

Christmas at


Light Trail • Santa’s Grotto • Christmas Market

Thirty sparkling nights of enchanted Christmas Magic!

Bolesworth will be transformed into a illuminated winter wonderland this December. The magical 1.2 mile trail promises a dazzling after-dark experience for all of the family. You’ll travel alongside the lakeside with the backdrop of the castle lit to spectacular effect, then you’ll follow the winding pathways through the woods where you may spot a reindeer or two, travelling over bridges and through the spectacular grounds

  • Santa’s North Pole Grotto
  • Arena Light Show
  • Christmas Party Nights
  • Christmas Market
  • Reindeer Woods
  • Champagne Island
  • Ice Skating
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Christmas at Bolesworth – The Plan!

Start your festive adventure at the heart of this winter wonderland, here you’ll find the Christmas market, ice skating rink and Santa’s North Pole Grotto. Then journey through the magical 1.2 mile trail travelling alongside the lakeside, with the backdrop of the castle and illuminated lawns, follow the winding pathways through the enchanted forest on to Rudolph’s Rest. For those looking for something extra special there’s the champagne island experience. As a finale don’t miss out on the tunnel of light and an Arena Light and Laser Show finale.

  1. Arena Light & Lazer Show
  2. Christmas Party Nights
  3. Illuminated Lawns
  4. Christmas Market
  5. Santa’s North Pole Grotto
  6. Bolesworth Castle
  7. Champagne Island
  8. The Enchanted Forest
  9. Glitter Lake
  10. Rudolph’s Rest
  11. Tunnel of Light
  12. Festive Sculpture Trail
  13. Skating Rink
Christmas Lights Trail
The Christmas Lights Trail
Enjoy a magical display of colours and sparkling lights as you head into an enchanted wood, travel along our lakeside walk reflecting lights, and watch out for other surprises along the way. As part of this experience, you’ll also get to meet our friendly reindeers!
Christmas Market
Christmas Market
Get into the Christmas spirit by exploring our enchanting Christmas Market. Pick up glistening gifts, wander round the food stands as you sip on mulled wine or hot chocolate, whilst soaking up the heart-warming atmosphere of the evening.

Christmas Party Nights

Make this Christmas one to remember.
For those with a spirit of adventure why not do something a little different? Head to Bolesworth Christmas light trail and tailor make your perfect party night. Get in the festive spirit and enjoy Christmas cocktails, outdoor fire pits and lots more. We’ve a range of entertainment for you to choose from including flare bar tenders, comedians, DJs and live bands!

Themed Party Nights
Themed Party Nights
Fancy an Après Ski Party against a backdrop of snow-covered (Welsh) hills? Bolesworth is renowned for it’s summer parties and now for the first time ever it’s launching a series of after-dark Christmas light trail themed party nights; Après Ski, Disney and 80s Disco. Spaces are very limited so register today to get ticket and event updates.
Champagne Island-
Champagne Island
Those looking for a dash of class with plenty of champagne won’t be disappointed by this very special and unique experience. You’ll have a secret sanctuary on a hidden island where you can sit and watch the world go by, without anybody even knowing you are there.


Ice skating
Ice Skating
Get your skates on and head onto the ice with your friends and family. Set against the iconic backdrop of Bolesworth Castle, you can spin around to the soundtracks and afterwards head to the bar for a warming drink.
Santa’s North Pole Grotto
Santa’s North Pole Grotto
A visit to see Santa is one of the highlights in the build up to Christmas for many children. Bolesworth offer a very special experience where the children are able to meet the man himself, leave their Christmas present list and have their photo taken so you can take home a momento of these magical moments.
Meet The Reindeer
Bolesworth’s magical woods have special powers that help young reindeers grow big and strong. This special wood is where all of the young reindeers go to get ready for their big night as part of Santa’s Sleigh Team.
Food & Beverage
Food & Beverage
At Bolesworth, Christmas is most definitely on the menu. We’ll be serving up a selection of fabulous festive foods, from hog roast and roasted chestnuts to mouthwatering sweet treats. We’ll be mixing suitably celebratory cocktails, and pouring magical mulled wine whilst you soak up the wintery atmosphere and browse the stalls.