Meet Santa in Chesterfield
Santa Claus is coming to town!
Find out where you can meet Santa this Christmas in Chesterfield.
Assembly Rooms at the Market Hall
Sat 4 December 2021 – Sun 5 December 2021
Sat 11 December 2021 – Sun 12 December 2021
Sat 18 December 2021 – Thu 9 December 2021
Mon 20 December 2021 – Thu 23 December 2021
Using some magical technology, the Amazing Magical Santa House has been set up in the town centre. The magical technology includes the ‘Santa Zoomer’, a direct video link from the North Pole to Chesterfield.
You will have the opportunity to chat with Santa before you go into a very special Augmented Reality experience in which Santa will magically appear with you.
This will all be captured on video, a copy of which will be sent to your mobile/email soon after, for you to share with your family and friends.
Breakfast with Santa at Van Dyk Hotel
Meet Santa himself and receive a gift, it is the perfect way to get the kids excited for the festive fun ahead.
Various dates available throughout December.
Santa visits Brampton Manor
Spend some quality time with Santa as he visits Brampton Manor this Christmas.
Take the kids to see Santa so they can discuss what they want for Christmas and discover what it’s like living at the North Pole.
Santa Special Cruises
The popular trips on the Chesterfield Canal with Santa on board will be running again this Christmas throughout December.
All children will receive a gift and adults get a seasonal drink and mince pie or equivalent.
Christmas fun at Matlock Farm Park
Join in with a variety of Christmas fun at Matlock Farm Park, featuring Grotto Experiences and Breakfast with Santa along with festive pony rides for children and more!
Santa and his beloved Mrs Claus will be visiting Matlock Farm Park on weekends on the run up to Christmas. Including 27th and 28th November, 4th, 5th, 11th, 12th, 18th, 19th December.
Santa’s Grotto and Post Office at Vicar Lane
Vicar Lane Shopping Centre is inviting customers to experience the magic of Christmas, with a visit to Santa’s Grotto and Post Office this festive season.
Families visiting the Grotto, can then make their way through the magical winter wonderland, where they’ll find Santa surrounded by all the toys for all the good girls and boys. Every child will receive a gift, an ‘official good list’ certificate and reindeer food.
Storytime with Father Christmas
Join the Chatsworth farmyard team for a magical family visit to listen to storytime with Father Christmas. Taking place every Saturday and Sunday between 27th November – 19th December.
Santa visits at The Ropery
Visit Santa’s Grotto to let him know what you would like for Christmas as he visits The Ropery at Old Bolsover Yard, most Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 13th November – 23rd December. Each child will receive a present.
You can also have Brunch or Lunch and a story with Santa, every Wednesday from 17th November – 15th December (except 8th December).
Santa’s Grotto at Duston Hall Garden Centre
Visit Santa in his Grotto at Duston Hall Garden Centre from Saturday 4th of December 10.00am – 4.00pm everyday until Christmas.
Give your kids the perfect start to Christmas as they enjoy lunch with the man himself. A 3-course festive lunch, decorate their own cookie and of course a present from Santa himself.
Wednesday 22nd December 12.30pm and 3pm
Thursday 23rd December 12.30pm and 3pm