Delve into the creative mind of one of the 20th century’s most recognisable and prolific artists.
Castle Donington RUFC Diamonds are inviting new girls to give rugby a try for FREE
Crafts of the Punjab has been created especially for the Herbert Art Gallery & Museum.
It's fantastic fun and you can skate whatever the weather under the clear roof!
West Midland Safari Park is getting ready to host its annual Santa Safari with Mr and Mrs Claus!
Wed 15 Nov - Thu 30 Nov | 10.30am and 1.15pm | Ages 2-6
THIS YEAR AT TOUCHWOOD YOU CAN VISIT SANTA IN HIS GROTTO - ONLINE BOOKING AVAILABLE
Bring your little ones along to explore the enchanted setting, welcomed by Father Christmas himself.
This Christmas you’re invited to a Royal Ball at the Belgrade Theatre with Cinderella.
Journey to Lapland on this magical moving ride, a vintage sleigh pulled by two trusty reindeer.
Broadgate will be transformed into a bustling, family friendly Christmas Market!
Fri 24 Nov - Mon 23 Dec. Christmas at Crafty Kids Café, Penn. Daily Xmas themed craft from £3.
From 12.30pm on Saturday 25 November Santa makes his arrival in the town centre
Children and adults can join the fun-filled search for Santa at the Black Country Living Museum
See Father Christmas on a Magical Boat Trips on Dudley Canal! See Santa in his underground cavern!
Enjoy 12 different ‘car’istmassy craft activities while Santa Claus is taking residence.
Saturday 25th November: Christmas Lights Switch on Redditch, St Stephen’s Church.
Saturday 25th November: Christmas Lights Switch on Rubery, New Road.
‘Enchanted Christmas Kingdom’ returns to Hatton Adventure World
The Naughty Elves and T Rex Festive Fun Trail at Ryton Country Pools Country Park!
Family Nativity Trail at Bodenham Arboretum - a traditional Christmas with real animals!
Climb aboard a heritage train and meet Santa and his helpers at the Great Central Railway.
Christmas Festival and the Teenage Market at the Red Cone in Wordsley, Stourbridge
Christmas Festival at the Red Cone, Stourbridge. Free entry. Meet Santa and Mrs Claus
Family Drop in Crafts - Natural Christmas Ornaments, taking place every weekend in November.
One of the largest Steampunk events in UK returns for a 5th dip into steam powered science fiction
Victorian Arcade in Walsall is delighted to announce that its ever popular Santa’s
Get your Christmas gifts and enjoy a fun family atmosphere at this Christmas Extravaganza!
Get into the festive spirit at the Tettenhall Christmas Lights Switch-On at Upper Green at 5pm.
A walk in a different light using natural torchlight with stories and marshmallows by the fire.
One for the younger ones - enjoy an evening with Britain’s brightest new tribute act, Little Chix!
This is an ideal way for drivers to enjoy karting at their own pace within a safe environment.
Join us for our annual Christmas craft fair and indulge in some crafty purchases.
Sunday 26th November, 2pm: WiFi Wars, Artrix Bromsgrove.
Sunday 26th November: Stir Up Sunday at Avoncroft Museum.
Sunday 26th November: Christmas Lights Switch on Alcester, High Street.
Visit the National Forest Adventure Farm for a brand new family event this Christmas.
Get into the festive spirit at Bantock Park Christmas Lights Switch-On and meet Father Christmas.
Join us for seasonal stories and get to know a little bit more about our star vehicles in a fun way.
New ideas, explosions, experiments and answers to the questions taxing the University's finest minds
A brand new adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic.
Have fun and explore our galleries through songs, stories and rhymes in these Early Years sessions.
29th November Wednesday Evening Bishop Walsh huge Christmas Market and Beauty Spa - over 40 Traders
Join our intrepid family of adventurers and their musical dog on their quest to find a bear.
30th November - 6th January Aladdin Family Pantomime at The Lichfield Garrick
Dodie Smith's delightful tale is the perfect festive treat - brilliantly transformed for the stage.
Thu 30 Nov - Sat 30 Dec | 10.30am, 1.30pm and 6pm | Ages 3+
Christmas would not be the same without a visit to a Christmas market
There’s tons of creative fun for little hands and feet in these informal drop in art sessions.
The Big Play Barn Santa Experience is the highlight of the year .The whole experience is brilliant!
Throughout December until Sunday 31st December: Drayton Manor’s Magical Christmas.
A new dance and circus performance for little ones and their families at Birmingham Hippodrome.
Enjoy a Winter Wonderland: a Magical Christmas at Dudley Zoological Gardens this Christmas
A child hurries to put on their winter clothes and run outside and play in a sparkly new world
Father Christmas is making a special visit to Calke Abbey in Ticknall this Christmas.
Come and meet Santa in his grotto and get a present on selected days this December:
Discover how the Tudors celebrated Christmas and try foods they enjoyed during the festive season
Come along and make your own Shakespeare-inspired Christmas decorations to take home with you.
Take part in the Jacobean tradition of seasonal good tidings and meet Father Christmas.
Various dates throughout December. Santa’s Grotto at Churchfields Farm:
A spin on Derby's Cathedral Quarter 3aaa Ice Rink will be a fabulous festive treat!
An exciting introduction to dance - tap, ballet, jazz dance and creative movement
Kids go free at Arley Arboretum this December. Penguin trail and Santa's grotto .
Order a hot chocolate & cookie and collect a craft pack to make up your very own 2018 calendar.
Winterwonder Farm at Lower Drayton Farm, Penkridge. Visit Santa’s grotto, meet the animals....
Get into the festive spirit at the Bilston Christmas Lights Switch-On at 5pm on Friday 1 December.
Get christmassy by creating your very own animated Christmas card to send to friends and family.
...Father Christmas visits Calke Abbey! Join in as Calke gets ready for Christmas.
Join the Elves and take part in some Christmas crafts in Squirt's Stable at Calke.
Join us for an evening of music with Voodoo Room: A Night of Hendrix & Cream - not to be missed!
Breakfast with Santa at The Garden Room at Hall's Garden Centre,Sutton Coldfield throughout December
YMCA Birmingham and The Chris Bryant Centre presents CHILDRENS CHRISTMAS PARTY
Our museums are opening their doors early for families with children on the autistic spectrum.
Santa Claus is coming to town… and into the doors of Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery!
Christmas Cracker Expect festive frivolity and some of the best comedians doing what they do best!
Mell Square is joining forces with local charities to host a gift wrapping service in December.
Take our magical train ride through the enchanted woodland to meet Santa at his log cabin grotto.
Get Closer to the Magic this Christmas at Twycross Zoo - we're against the 2-minute Santa visit!
Meet our magical Wishmas Owl this Christmas in the intu Merry Hill Wishmas Garden!
See if you can spot our roaming Santa at Merry Hill this Christmas time!
See Santa in his grotto at WILD Zoological Park - meet the real reindeer too! .
The traditional story of Mother Goose will be brought to life with vibrant costumes, music and song!
2nd, 9th and 16th December: Breakfast with Santa
Christmas Eve special breakfast with Santa too
Have you ever wanted to know a secret?
Saturday 2nd December: Candlelit Christmas at Avoncroft Museum.
Join us this December for lots of festive fun at Tropical Birdland's Winter Wonderland.
The SVR is capturing the magic of Christmas with a new addition to its popular Santa train services.
FREE Drop-In children's Storytelling Session at the Market Hall Museum, Warwick.
With so many activities to do at Apley Farm Shop, why not get into the Christmas spirit with us!
Write a letter to take to Santa in his magical grotto at Little Owl Farm Park in Worcestershire
Christmas in the park for all the family at Markeaton this December with Derby Live.
This Christmas, join Peter Pan, the free spirited child who never grows up. Perfect for ages 5+
The Ashby Christmas Fair will be held on the bottom half of Market Street on both days.
Visit Santa and his elves at Conkers this December for your Winter Wonderland Experience.
Christmas Fun Day at the Blue Cross, Rolleston rehoming centre on Saturday 2nd December.
Make and customise your own Christmas Wreath during a workshop at the 1620's House and Garden.
Book to visit Father Christmas in his magical Christmas Grotto inside Kedleston Hall.
Get into the festive spirit at Northycote Christmas Lights Switch-On, with crafts and storytelling.
Christmas is just around the corner so why not come and have some festive fun at RSPB Sandwell!
Step back in time and witness a traditional Victorian Magic Lantern Show at Blakesley Hall
Father Christmas is making a special appearance - visit him in his grotto to receive a small gift!
Enjoy a woodland Christmas at the National Trust's Clent Hills on 3rd or 10th December.
Taking place on Sunday 3rd December at Brinton Park, Kidderminster, for all the family to enjoy!
A fun, family friendly Christmas event to raise money for nominated local charities
Enjoy a Christmas Fayre in the barn tea rooms at 1620s House & Garden in Coalville.
Give the kids an extra treat at The National Brewery Centre for their Santa’s Sunday carveries
Join Wayside Willow for a workshop at Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park.
Tuesday 5th December: The Nutcracker at Artrix.
Tuesday 5th – Saturday 23rd December:‘Dec the Halls’ at Avoncoft Museum.
Tuesday 5th, 12th and 19th December: Christmas Tile Decorating Workshops.
Run, run, as fast as you can, you can't catch me, I'm the Gingerbread Man! Suitable for ages 3+
Special guided tours of Blakesley Hall exploring Christmas in the time of the Tudors.
Wednesday 6th – Sunday 31st December: Snow White panto at Redditch Palace Theatre.
The fantastic pantomime Peter Pan flies into Oakengates Theatre, The Place, Telford this Christmas.
Hoar Park Farm Village: Victorian Evening (Father Christmas and a Christmas Market)
Can Toad’s stalwart pals rescue Toad Hall from marauding stoats and weasels in time for Christmas?
The show will also give children an opportunity to give their letter to Santa in person.
Sleigh Ride and Santa but for these sessions the space will be adapted with a low sensory offer.
9th &10th December Breakfast with Santa at The Garden Room at Hall's Garden Centre Sutton Coldfield
See Blakesley Hall dressed for Christmas through the ages, preparing for the yuletide festivities.
Mr Silly Pancake and the Land of Cake and Biscuits: An imaginative, interactive show for under 5s
Fe-fi-fo-fum! See the 2017 pantomime Jack and the Beanstalk at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre.
Experience the magic of The Snowman film this Christmas - brought to life with a live orchestra
Immerse yourself in all things festive with our weekend of Christmas fun for all the family.
Saturday 9th December: Christmas Wassail at Coughton Court National Trust.
9th - 10th December: Victorian Christmas at Blists Hill Victorian Town for a fantastic family day.
Annual Christmas Coffee Morning at Mary Stevens Hospice, Stourbridge .
Herbert Art Gallery and Museum. See examples of Victorian Christmas cards and then make your own.
Meet Santa at the Red House Glass Cone. Lovely family event - indoors, to escape the cold!
Worcestershire County Museum at Hartlebury Castle is getting into the festive spirit this December
You can't beat a bit of PANTO can you? Watch Aladdin at the Century Theatre in Coalville!
Children will love the Santa Boat Trips down the canal at the Bonded Warehouse in Stourbridge.
The ever-popular Mary Stevens Hospice "Santa Jog" returns for 2017- in Stourbridge
Visit the 1620s House & Garden to explore the house as it prepares for Christmas.
Sun 10 December, noon-3pm. Children’s Christmas Party at Mercure Goldthorn Hotel Wolverhampton.
Beauty and the Beast pantomime at Wolverhampton's Newhampton Arts Centre. Limited tickets....
Santa comes to Bishop’s Wood near Stourport, this December .
12 - 31 December Home for christmas at the Lichfield Garrick children aged 2- 7
Packed full of song, dance, and slapstick comedy this is the perfect start to the Christmas season.
Polar Express Evening at Kidderminster Library. A magical evening retelling the story
Shakespeare’s New Place is set to be transformed into a magical dance-circus extravaganza
Let imaginations soar as your child learns to play creatively in this interactive space.
Enjoy the fun of the fair at Wolverhampton's three day Victorian Christmas market from 15-17 Dec.
Explore the grounds after dark as we open up a winter fairy-tale of light, colour and sound.
16th and 17th December Breakfast with Santa 9-10.30 at The Garden room at Hall's, Sutton Coldfield
We've decked the Hall! Join us for a festive evening as we reminisce over Christmases Past!
Thinktank is offering free, drop-in building sessions for families this Christmas holiday
The most famous pantomime of them all! The classic rags to riches story!
Saturday 16th, Thursday 21st, Friday 22nd Saturday 23rd December: Father Christmas at Avoncroft.
Saturday 16 – Sunday 17 December a lovely family festive day at Blists Hill Victorian town
Join us on our traditional winter walk around the reserve. BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL!
Father Christmas returns to Whitlenge Gardens, near Hartlebury. Help the elves find Santa.
Sat 16 December, 11am-4pm. Deck the halls at the New Art Gallery Walsall. Help decorate the gallery.
All children will receive a small present and see Blakesley Hall dressed for Christmas
Sun 17 December, noon-3pm. Lunch with Santa at Mercure Goldthorn Hotel Wolverhampton.......
Enjoy a full English breakfast in the café and see Father Christmas and his elves.
Christmas at Simply Limitless Wellbeing Centre. See Father Christmas at the Family Activity Session!
Cosy up while one of Calke's characters reads a family friendly Christmas story.
Meet Father Christmas at Rays Farm. See baby Jesus with the donkeys stable and real reindeer!
Join us for this festive edition of the popular Early Years session at the Herbert Art Gallery.
Tuesday Tots at the New Art Gallery Walsall. Make a giant snowy landscape using paint, print...
Christmas P J Party at Kidderminster Library. Wear your pyjamas and celebrate the Christmas season.
Wednesday 20th – Sunday 24th December: Peter Pan - Christmas in Neverland, Arena, Birmingham.
Bigger and better than ever, spend Christmas in Neverland with Peter Pan,in an arena spectacular!
Featuring a superb Professional Cast, incredible Choreography and music the whole family can enjoy.
Spend a magical evening with Santa this Christmas at Bermuda Adventure with tea and a present!
Come along and enjoy a special Christmas Small Space Day, with songs, stories and games.
Come in from the cold and join us in our craft room to make festive decorations!
Following last year’s hugely successful performances, we are delighted to present a brand new show!
Monday 25th December: Christmas Lunch at Abbey Hotel in Redditch.