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Santa’s Grotto 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.

Meet Santa at Vicar Lane

It wouldn’t be Christmas for the little ones without a visit to the big man in red, so you’ll be pleased to know that Santa will be in his grotto and welcoming little guests throughout this festive season.

Families wishing to visit 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.

Tickets to the are just £8.50 per child child (this includes a gift, official ‘Nice List’ certificate and reindeer food). Photographs are £3.50, or £10 for three.

Santa’s Grotto and Post Office are located on Steeplegate, opposite F. Hinds.

Santa will be at Vicar Lane on the following dates and times:

Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st November

  • Saturday 10am – 5pm
  • Sunday 11am – 4pm

The Chesterfield Christmas Lights takes place on Sunday 21st November. Find out more here.

Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th November

  • Saturday 10am – 5pm
  • Sunday  10am – 4pm

Friday 3rd December – Friday 24th December

  • Friday 3rd 12pm – 5pm
  • Saturday 4th 10am – 5pm
  • Sunday 5th 11am – 4pm
  • Thursday 9th 12pm – 5pm
  • Friday 10th 12pm – 5pm
  • Saturday 11th 12pm – 5pm
  • Sunday 12th 11am – 4pm
  • Thursday 16th 12pm – 5pm
  • Friday 17th 12pm – 5pm
  • Saturday 18th 12pm – 5pm
  • Sunday 19th 11am – 4pm
  • Monday 20th 12pm – 5pm
  • Tuesday 21st 12pm – 5pm
  • Wednesday 22nd 12pm – 5pm
  • Thursday 23rd 12pm – 5pm
  • Friday 24th 10am – 2pm

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  • Vicar Lane Shopping Centre located on Steeplegate, opposite F. Hinds



  • £8.50 - Santa's Grotto (includes a gift, official ‘Nice List’ certificate and reindeer food)
  • £3.50 - Photograph with Santa
  • £10 - x3 Photograph with Santa

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