Top local listings for December events in Surrey that are perfect for babies, toddlers, big kids and families!

Discover what’s on near you, including children’s activities, workshops, shows, open days and fun things to do.

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Santa’s Got Talent at Squire’s Badshot Lea & Washington
26 November  – 24 December 
Squire’s Badshot Lea and Squire’s Washington 
Santa will be throwing a party for his Elves to thank them for their hard work sending presents to children all over the world. Watch as circus acts audition for the party & help Santa choose by voting for your favourite act! An amazing show hosted by a Ringmaster with clowns. Featuring jaw-dropping acts including juggling & aerial acts!
http://www.squiresgardencentres.co.uk/christmas-circus/
Cost: £12.00

Meet Father Christmas – East Clandon
3&4 December, 10&11 December,  17&18 December,  – 11am – 3pm
Hatchlands Park, East Clandon, Guildford, Surrey, GU4 7RT
Come along and meet Father Christmas in his cosy festive sitting room in the courtyard, have a quick chat and receive a small present.
https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/events
Cost: £5.00 plus entry

Gingerbread, Stories & Songs with Santa at Wisley Plant Centre
3rd December- 23 December – 9.30am – 4.30pm
RHS Garden Wisley,Woking, Surrey, GU23 6QB
Join us to decorate gingerbread and make your own horticultural Christmas decoration at the Clore Classroom. Visit Santa and Mrs Claus for Stories, songs and a present at Wisley Plant Centre
https://www.rhs.org.uk/gardens/wisley/plan-your-visit
Cost: £12.00 Child £4.00 Adult

The Woodland Creatures Party Trail at Petworth
3rd December- 4 January – 9.30am – 4.30pm
Petworth House and Park, Petworth, West Sussex, GU28 9LR
Join Monty the mouse and friends as they hunt around the pleasure grounds trying to find their mask for the ball in the mansion. Can you find each character and help them locate their mask?
https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/events/f6b3a888-533a-4378-aef5-0a36694653e5/pages/details
Cost: £3.00

Christmas Bauble Trail at Claremont
3rd December- 4 January – 9.30am – 4.30pm
Claremont Landscape Garden, Portsmouth Road, Esher, Surrey, KT10 9JG
Follow the traditional Christmas bauble trail around the Garden and discover the Spirit of Christmas at Claremont..
https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/events/79aebcaa-596e-41eb-b307-ae6f42f8d55a/pages/details
Cost: £0.50

A Donkey’s First Christmas at Hatchlands Park
3rd December- 4 January – 9.30am – 4.30pm
Hatchlands Park, East Clandon, Guildford, Surrey, GU4 7RT
Follow the festive story of our resident donkeys learning the joy of Christmas in our woodland trail.
https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/events/c81e8aab-a1d4-4120-a5b8-7d068c439dee/pages/details
Cost: FREE

Santa Claus and The Christmas Adventure- Guildford
Thursday 8 December – Saturday 24 December 
G Live, London Road, Guildford, Gu1 2AA
A magical Christmas experience with songs, stories, a meet and greet with Santa and a free gift! For children aged 2 and over.
https://glive.co.uk
Adult £16.50 Child £15.50 Family £58.00

Cinderella – Redhill
Friday 9 December – Saturday 31 December 
The Harlequin Theatre, Warwick Quadrant, Redhill, Surrey, RH1 1NN
A magical Christmas experience with songs, stories, a meet and greet with Santa and a free gift! For children aged 2 and over.
http://www.harlequintheatre.co.uk/whats-on/pantomime/
Adult £21.50 Child £19.50 Family £74.00

Home & Vintage Christmas Fayre in Grayswood
Saturday 10th December – 10.00 – 3.00pm
Grayswood Village Hall, Haslemere, Surrey
Start your Christmas with us at our enchanting winter fair in the beautiful village of Grayswood.
Whilst you shop to the sounds of Christmas carols & the aromas of cinnamon & spice you will find yourself surrounded with lots of beautiful things to get you & your home ready for the festive season including Christmas decorations, fresh flower wreaths, gifts for that someone special & lots of vintage treasures.
https://www.facebook.com/homeandvintage1/
Cost: Adults £1 Child Free

Festive Family Fun Weekend at Ashtead Park
Saturday 10th December and Sunday 11th December 
Ashtead Garden Centre, Pleasure Pit Road, Ashtead, Surrey,KT21 1HU
Lots of family fun to be had: Christmas craft, face painting, bouncy castle, local choirs and on Sunday don’t miss the chance to cuddle a miniature donkey, goat, sheep, bantam, guinea pig or giant rabbit under the watchful eye of a visiting ‘shepherd’
http://www.ashteadpark.com/activities/21/festive-family-fun-weekend
Cost £5

Winter Wonderland Trail – Godalming
Wednesday 21st December – Saturday 31 December – 10am – 3pm
Winkworth Arboretum,Hascombe Road, Godalming, Surrey, GU8 4AD

Follow the traditional Christmas children’s trail around the Arboretum and enjoy the spirit of the festive season.
https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/events
Cost: £0.50

Traditional Circus at Squire’s Badshot Lea & Washington
27 December  – 31 December 
Squire’s Badshot Lea and Squire’s Washington 
Witness a succession of world-class acts as they amaze & entertain you under the Big Top!
http://www.squiresgardencentres.co.uk/christmas-circus/
Cost: £10.00