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Mission Santa

Armagh Planetarium College Hill, Armagh

It’s a real Code Red! Join our E.L.F. crew on Mission Santa and blast off on a Christmas adventure. Your out-of-this-world adventure will include: ★ Admission to “The Alien Who stole Christmas” full-dome show in the star dome theatre ★ Help save Santa inside mission control during a theatrical show, along

£20

Santa’s Post Office

Royal Avenue Belfast Royal Avenue, Belfast

Belfast One are bringing Santa’s magical post office to 2 Royal Avenue, bring your little ones this festive season to Belfast City Centre, where they can enjoy arts and crafts and design a special letter to Santa. To make sure the letters reach the North Pole in time, they can

Free

A Magical Christmas Experience

Titanic Belfast 1 Olympic Way, Belfast

Watch the excitement unfold as Father Christmas and his Elves count down to their favourite night of the year in our Magical Christmas Experience from 23rd November - 23rd December! Journey through the Enchanted Forest to make a wish by the Magical Wishing Tree, before stepping through the Old Curiosity Shop

£12.50 – £25

The Snow Queen

Lyric Theatre 55 Ridgeway St, Belfast

From Paul Boyd and the team that brought you the Lyric’s hit musicals Peter Pan, Alice The Musical, and Pinocchio The Greatest Wonder of the Age - comes an all-new version of Hans Christian Andersen’s classic adventure, The Snow Queen. Gerda works in her grandmother’s busy flower shop in the

£12 – £28

Aladdin

Waterfront Hall 2 Lanyon Pl, Belfast

GBL Productions are once again returning to The Waterfront after 10 very successful years of Pantomime Productions including ‘The Frozen Princess’, ‘Beauty and The Beast’ and ‘Cinderella’. It’s the panto adventure to top them all...Aladdin! Guaranteed to entertain and thrill! Children will love every magical moment... and so will you!

£17 – £67

CINDERELLA

Millennium Forum 3 Newmarket St, Derry-Londonderry

We’re thrilled to announce our 2022 pantomime is now onsale! Don’t miss the magical Cinderella at the Millennium Forum! Book now and you SHALL go the Ball! Signed Performance: Thursday 8th December at 7pm Relaxed Performance/Dementia Friendly performance: Saturday 10th December at 2pm Captioned performance: 18th December at 2pm. Relaxed

£11.50 – £23.50

Sleeping Beauty

The Courtyard Theatre Carnmoney Rd N, Mossley Mill, Newtownabbey

Wakey wakey….tickets are now on sale for the most spell-binding pantomime of them all - Sleeping Beauty at the Courtyard Theatre. In a magical land, a beautiful Princess pricks her finger on a spindle wheel which has been cursed by an evil witch, sending her into an eternal slumber. The Princess can

£11

Cinderella

Market Place Theatre 9 Market St, Armagh

It’s been the godmother of all waits, but this Christmas at The Market Place Theatre, you shall go to the ball! Pantomime is back with all the traditional festive ingredients; an amazing cast, glittering set, laugh-out-loud humour, plenty of boos and hisses, all topped off with a sprinkling of fairy magic! So

£14.50 – £17.00

Christmas at Ulster Folk Museum

Ulster Folk Museum 53 Bangor Road, Cultra, Holywood

Wander the snowy, cobbled streets of Ballycultra this winter and experience a truly traditional Christmas. Meet our craft demonstrators as they prepare for seasonal celebrations and take in the festive scents of Christmas pudding warming on the griddle. Listen out for seasonal tunes from carol singers, a brass band, and

Ongoing

Junior Fitness with Sharon Lee

Join us this winter for a ‘Warm Welcome’. Enjoy FREE activities, hot refreshments and keep warm. All sessions are open to everyone and are a great chance to socialise. Please note, booking is not required. Fun fitness session - please wear appropriate clothing with suitable footwear and bring a water bottle.

Free

Perfect Little Planet

Armagh Planetarium College Hill, Armagh

Imagine the ultimate space vacation! Discover our Solar System through a new set of eyes – a family from another star system seeking the perfect vacation spot. Fly over the surface of Pluto, our best known Dwarf Planet. Dive down the ice cliffs of Miranda. Sail through the rings of

£6.50 – £28

Santa Square

W5, Belfast Belfast

From 26 November, meet Santa as he takes up residence in W5. This winter, W5's Level 4 Mezzanine is transformed into a magical new kingdom. Take a dander through the tunnel and be transported to the festive Santa Square, where a series of charming shopfronts with merry window displays and

£10

Enchanted Winter Garden

Antrim Castle Gardens Randalstown Rd, Antrim

As the winter sun sets over Lough Neagh, Antrim Castle Gardens comes to life with a magical Christmas experience for all the family Visit the fairies in Wonderland Wood, meet the sprites who embody the spirit of Christmas in Pixieland, drop in on Santa and don’t forget the rides, attractions,

£4 – £18

CHRISTMAS AT HILLSBOROUGH CASTLE AND GARDENS

Hillsborough Castle & Gardens The Square, Hillsborough

AN AFTER-DARK ILLUMINATED TRAIL THROUGH FESTIVE GARDENS – WITH NEW INSTALLATIONS FOR 2022 Following a hugely successful first year, the magic is back at Hillsborough Castle and Gardens close to Belfast. Over a million twinkling lights and seasonal sounds will fill the air with festive fun. Look forward to some

£20.50 – £22

Christmas Elf Escape at Marble Arch Caves

Marble Arch Caves 43 Marlbank Road, Florencecourt, County Fermanagh

Family fun outdoor activity at the Marble Arch Caves Santa needs your help! A bunch of little elves have escaped from Santa’s Grotto deep within the Marble Arch Caves. There have been reports of elf activity in the local woodland close to the caves and Santa has asked for your

£4 – £16
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Christmas Artisan Market at Castle Ward

Castle Ward, Strangford Strangford

Join us in our theatre space and Stable yard where you will find a handpicked selection of local designer/makers and food vendors showcasing their work and locally produced products– a great day out and opportunity to pick up locally handcrafted Christmas products. The Stable yard will be dressed in Georgian

Free with admission

Christmas at Marble Arch Caves

Marble Arch Caves 43 Marlbank Road, Florencecourt, County Fermanagh

Come along to Marble Arch Caves this Christmas for some events; Christmas Ceramics, Foraging and Christmas Wreath Making and our Christmas Elf Escape. Enjoy some Christmas shopping, relax in our café with some homemade treats and get into the Christmas spirit. When: Sat 3 & Sun 4 Dec Where: Visitor

£15

Santa Paws

Ulster Folk Museum 53 Bangor Road, Cultra, Holywood

Enjoy our festive surroundings with your four-legged friend and treat your dog to a special Santa visit! You'll be able to take pictures of this very festive meet and greet, and your pet will receive a special certificate to show they visited Santa Paws at the Ulster Folk Museum! If

Various

Imagination Station: Festive Special

The MAC The MAC, Belfatst

Join us outside The Playroom for some festive fun for all the family, anytime between 1pm & 4pm. Create some origami Christmas decorations this festive season. Take them home to decorate your house or hang them on our Christmas trees in the foyer to help create a magical winter wonderland.

Free

Ulster Orchestra: The Snowman Family Concert

Waterfront Hall 2 Lanyon Pl, Belfast

Bring the whole family along to the Waterfront Hall, Belfast on Saturday 03 December 2022 as the Ulster Orchestra present The Snowman Family Concert. Join the Ulster Orchestra and young guest soloists for this Christmas event that every child should experience! Enjoy the classic film about a Snowman who comes

£10 – £16

Christmas Decorations Workshop (5 – 8 Year Olds)

The Ardhowen 97 Dublin Road, Enniskillen

Glitter & sparkle time – Christmas is just around the corner – make your own cards and decorate with plenty of bling with local arts facilitator Genevieve Murphy. Suitable for 5 - 8 Year Olds When: Sat 3 Dec Where: The Ardhowen, Enniskillen Cost: £10 Time: 2.30pm - - 3.30pm W:

£10