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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Christmas Circus at Squire’s Badshot Lea & Washington
25 November  – 24 December 
Squire’s Badshot Lea,Shepperton, Stanmore and Squire’s Washington 
A magical circus show is travelling to the North Pole to perform for Santa with their amazing dancing polar bear, Boris! See it first before they reach their final stop on Christmas eve. Centre specific acts below.
http://www.squiresgardencentres.co.uk/christmas-circus/
Cost: £12.00

Visit Father Christmas at Bocketts Farm
23rd November – 24th December  2017, 10.00am-5.30pm
Young Street, Fetcham, Leatherhead, Surrey KT22 9BS
Enjoy a magical family visit to meet Father Christmas in his traditional haybarn workshop.
www.bockettsfarm.co.uk
Cost: Adult £10.50, Children 3-17 years £19.75, Children 2 years £17.70, Under 2’s FREE

Magic of Christmas at Wisley Plant Centre
29 November – 15 December – Various Time Slots Available
RHS Garden Wisley,Woking, Surrey, GU23 6QB
For a magical day out, come and meet Santa at Wisley this festive season. Join us for a classic Christmas tale, have a sing-along and a story with the man himself and receive a small gift. On selected dates you can also decorate delicious gingerbread to take home.
https://www.rhs.org.uk/
Cost: £12.00 Child £2.00 Adult

Christmas at Birdworld
26th November – 24th December 2017, 10.00am-6.00pm
Holt Pound, Farnham GU10 4LD
Come to Birdworld to meet Santa’s reindeer and some of our friendly farm animals before you enter a magical world full of animated characters in winter wonderland settings. As you walk through the different scenes, you can enjoy the friendly banter with the impish elves before the children meet Santa to receive their present.
birdworld.co.uk
Cost: Prices start from: Child £7.95 Adult £5.95

Museum Monkeys at Chertsey Museum
1st December 2017, 1.30pm-3.30pm
The Cedars, 33 Windsor Street, Chertsey, Surrey KT16 8AT
Join Charlie the Chimp for singing, stories and crafts Under 5s.
www.chertseymuseum.org.uk
Cost: FREE, no need to book.

Night Monkey, Day Monkey – Reigate
1st December – 10am and 1.30pm
Farnham Maltings, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7QR
Enjoy the story of ‘Night Monkey, Day Monkey’ and go for a walk around the park to bring the story to life. Return to create artwork linked to the story.
http://www.gattonpark.com
Cost £5.50

Father Christmas in the Grotto at Painshill
28th November – 1st December 2017, 10.00 – 17.00
Portsmouth Road, Cobham, Surrey, KT11 1JE
Jump into the festive spirit, and join Father Christmas in the magical Crystal Grotto at Painshill. An annual sell-out, children will have the opportunity to meet Father Christmas and his trusty elves, in the enchanted Crystal Grotto, where they can receive a gift from Father Christmas himself!
www.painshill.co.uk
Cost: £12.00

Toddler Saturdays at Surrey Heath Museum
Sat 2nd December 2017, 10.30am-12.00pm
Knoll Road, Camberley, Gu15 3HH
Free drop-in fun and craft sessions for the under 5s. No need to book.
www.surreyheath.gov.uk
Cost: 50p suggested donation

15 Minutes of Fun at Chertsey Museum
Sat 2nd December 2017, 1.30pm-3.30pm
The Cedars, 33 Windsor Street, Chertsey, Surrey KT16 8AT
Join us for our monthly family drop-in craft activity.
www.chertseymuseum.org.uk
Cost: FREE, no need to book.

Visit Father Christmasat Morden Hall Park
2nd & 3rd December , 11.00am-4.00pm
Morden Hall Road, Morden, SM4 5JD
Have they been good this year? Come and see Father Christmas in his grotto in Morden Hall Park’s Stableyard.
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/morden-hall-park
Cost: £10.000 per child

Santa on the VC10– Brooklands Museum
2nd & 3rd December 2017, 10.30am – 4pm
Brooklands Road, Weybridge, Surrey ,KT13 0QN
Once again Santa will be giving his reindeer a rest for a while and borrowing our VC10 aircraft so that he can meet his young fans. Santa must be booked in advance, Museum admission is purchased separately, either in advance or at the Museum Entrance on the day.
www.brooklandsmuseum.com
Cost: £5 plus normal admission

Messy Christmas – Farnham
3rd December 2017, 10.30am-11.30am
Churt Village Hall, Churt, Surrey, GU10 2JA
Little ones can mess around with fun activities like reindeer dust, Brussel sprout rolling and candy cane rice, or get messy with our festive treats such as angel foam, Santa goo and Christmas pud. All your have to do is come along and mess around, and leave the cleaning up to us!
www.messarounduk.com
Cost: Single child (with two adults) £10, Sibling £5

Visit Santa at Haslemere Educational Museum
Sun 3rd December 2017, 11am and 3pm
78 High Street, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 2LA
Santa will be at the Museum as part of Haslemere’s Christmas Market. Visit him and receive a small gift.
www.haslemeremuseum.co.uk
Cost: Children £3

Toddler Tuesdays at Surrey Heath Museum
Tues 5th December 2017, 10.30am-12.00pm
Knoll Road, Camberley, Gu15 3HH
Free drop-in fun and craft sessions for the under 5s. No need to book.
www.surreyheath.gov.uk
Cost: 50p suggested donation

Peter Pan – Redhill
8 December – 31 December  – 2pm, 5.30pm or 7pm
The Harlequin Theatre, Warwick Quadrant, Redhill, Surrey, RH1 1NN
Hoist the mainsail! Ship loads of pantomime style nautical naughtiness are setting sail this Christmas as we hook up with the boy who never grew up in the Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan.
http://www.harlequintheatre.co.uk/whats-on/pantomime/
Adult £21.50 Child £19.50 Family £74.00

Santa Claus and the Magical Christmas Journey – Guildford
8-24 December – Various Times
G Live, London Road, Guildford, Gu1 2AA
It’s Christmas Eve, and Santa Claus is flying high above the clouds delivering presents to all the very good boys and girls around the world. Hiding in the back are two naughty elves Charlie and Kara who have snuck on-board for the ride…! 
https://glive.co.uk
Cost: £16.50 Family Ticket £58.00

The Tiger Who Came To Tea – Reigate
8th December – 10am and 1.30pm
Farnham Maltings, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7QR
Enjoy the story of ‘The Tiger who came to Tea’ and go for a walk around the park to bring the story to life. Return to create artwork linked to the story.
http://www.gattonpark.com
Cost £5.50

Christmas in the Woods at Nower Wood
9th & 10th December 2017, 10am – 12pm and 1pm-3pm
Nower Wood Educational Reserve, Leatherhead, KT22 8QA
Wrap up warm and join us in our search for Father Christmas, busy in his forest grotto. On the way we will play some seasonal games and look out for winter wildlife. In the grotto you will be able to toast a marshmallow and there might even be a small gift from Santa, depending if you have been naughty or nice! Back in the centre, we will warm up with a mince pie and a hot drink, while making Christmassy crafts and enjoying the festivities inside.
www.surreywildlifetrust.org
Cost: £10 per child £2 adult

Santa Specials – Farnham
9th & 10th December – Various Times
Rural Life Centre, Reeds Road, Tilford, Farnham, Surrey,  GU10 2DL
Mums and dads, grannies and granddads will find the place as enchanting as the children, with a ride through the woods on the Old Kiln Light Railway, a visit to the elves’ workshop and depending on the day, a chance to see sheep and donkeys at close hand. Twinkling lights, Christmas music and seasonal refreshments are included and of course, in their magical grotto Father and Mother Christmas will give a present to each child.
http://rural-life.org.uk
Adult £7.50, Child £12.50

Visit Father Christmasat Morden Hall Park
9th & 10th December , 11.00am-4.00pm
Morden Hall Road, Morden, SM4 5JD
Have they been good this year? Come and see Father Christmas in his grotto in Morden Hall Park’s Stableyard.
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/morden-hall-park
Cost: £10.000 per child

Toddler Saturdays at Surrey Heath Museum
Sat 9th December 2017, 10.30am-12.00pm
Knoll Road, Camberley, Gu15 3HH
Free drop-in fun and craft sessions for the under 5s. No need to book.
www.surreyheath.gov.uk
Cost: 50p suggested donation

Wild Families at Newlands Corner
Saturday 9th December 2017, 10.30am – 12.30pm
Newlands Corner, Guildford, GU4 8SE
Bring out your family’s wild side.  Join us for games, crafts and activities to engage with nature, fun for all the family.  Babes in arms FREE.  
www.surreywildlifetrust.org
Cost: £5

Santa on the VC10– Brooklands Museum
9th & 10th December 2017, 10.30am – 4pm
Brooklands Road, Weybridge, Surrey ,KT13 0QN
Once again Santa will be giving his reindeer a rest for a while and borrowing our VC10 aircraft so that he can meet his young fans. Santa must be booked in advance, Museum admission is purchased separately, either in advance or at the Museum Entrance on the day.
www.brooklandsmuseum.com
Cost: £5 plus normal admission

Festive Family Fun Weekend at Ashtead Park
9th & 10th December 2017 – 10am – 3pm
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 £6

Toddler Tuesdays at Surrey Heath Museum
Tues 12th December 2017, 10.30am-12.00pm
Knoll Road, Camberley, Gu15 3HH
Free drop-in fun and craft sessions for the under 5s. No need to book.
www.surreyheath.gov.uk
Cost: 50p suggested donation

Mini Aces Under 5s  Club– Brooklands Museum
15th December 2017, 10.30am – 12.15pm
Brooklands Road, Weybridge, Surrey ,KT13 0QN
Mini Aces club brings the Museum to life through stories, craft, song and dance. With a focus on different objects, stories and exhibits each month, children will discover the treasures we have in our collection and build self-confidence in a new and exciting environment.
www.brooklandsmuseum.com
Cost: £2.00 per child

Just Right for Christmas – Reigate
15th December – 10am and 1.30pm
Farnham Maltings, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7QR
Enjoy the story of ‘Just Right for Christmas’ and go for a walk around the park to bring the story to life. Return to create artwork linked to the story.
http://www.gattonpark.com
Cost £5.50

Museum Monkeys at Chertsey Museum
15th December 2017, 1.30pm-3.30pm
The Cedars, 33 Windsor Street, Chertsey, Surrey KT16 8AT
Join Charlie the Chimp for singing, stories and crafts Under 5s.
www.chertseymuseum.org.uk
Cost: FREE, no need to book.

Santa on the VC10– Brooklands Museum
16th & 17th December 2017, 10.30am – 4pm
Brooklands Road, Weybridge, Surrey ,KT13 0QN
Once again Santa will be giving his reindeer a rest for a while and borrowing our VC10 aircraft so that he can meet his young fans. Santa must be booked in advance, Museum admission is purchased separately, either in advance or at the Museum Entrance on the day.
www.brooklandsmuseum.com
Cost: £5 plus normal admission

Toddler Saturdays at Surrey Heath Museum
Sat 16th December 2017, 10.30am-12.00pm
Knoll Road, Camberley, Gu15 3HH
Free drop-in fun and craft sessions for the under 5s. No need to book.
www.surreyheath.gov.uk
Cost: 50p suggested donation

Messy Christmas – Farnham
3rd December 2017, 10.30am-11.30am
New Community Building, Working Park, Woking
Little ones can mess around with fun activities like reindeer dust, Brussel sprout rolling and candy cane rice, or get messy with our festive treats such as angel foam, Santa goo and Christmas pud. All your have to do is come along and mess around, and leave the cleaning up to us!
www.messarounduk.com
Cost: Single child (with two adults) £10, Sibling £5

Santa Specials – Farnham
16th & 17th December – Various Times
Rural Life Centre, Reeds Road, Tilford, Farnham, Surrey,  GU10 2DL
Mums and dads, grannies and granddads will find the place as enchanting as the children, with a ride through the woods on the Old Kiln Light Railway, a visit to the elves’ workshop and depending on the day, a chance to see sheep and donkeys at close hand. Twinkling lights, Christmas music and seasonal refreshments are included and of course, in their magical grotto Father and Mother Christmas will give a present to each child.
http://rural-life.org.uk
Adult £7.50, Child £12.50

Toddler Tuesdays at Surrey Heath Museum
Tues 19th December 2017, 10.30am-12.00pm
Knoll Road, Camberley, Gu15 3HH
Free drop-in fun and craft sessions for the under 5s. No need to book.
www.surreyheath.gov.uk
Cost: 50p suggested donation

Stick Man – Reigate
20th & 22nd December – 10am and 1.30pm
Farnham Maltings, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7QR
Enjoy the story of ‘Stick Man’ and go for a walk around the park to bring the story to life. Return to create artwork linked to the story.
http://www.gattonpark.com
Cost £5.50

Santa’ Victorian Parlour at Haslemere Educational Museum
22nd &23rd  December 2017, 11am and 3pm
78 High Street, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 2LA
Come and visit Santa as he takes time out before Christmas to relax in his charming Victorian Parlour. Children receive a gift.
www.haslemeremuseum.co.uk
Cost: Children £4