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Selected Dates 27th November – 3rd Jan 2022
  • Selected Dates 27th November – 3rd Jan 2022

Celebrate the magic of Christmas at Chessington this year with your nearest and DEERest for some festive family fun! Meet Father Christmas in his Grotto, encounter the Elves in the Toy Workshop and even enjoy a selection of our rides and attractions. Check back soon for more detail, or read on below to check out the 2020 Winter's Tail Event.

Full Day

Father Christmas Grotto

Meet Father Christmas in his enchanting grotto, and this year, wander through his top secret Toy Workshop to choose a present. Each ticket includes entry to the Grotto and for your children to meet Father Christmas at a ‘snow-cial’ distance. Following ‘Hands. Face. Space’, Father Christmas, while wearing gloves, will also regularly clean his hands with hand ‘santa-tiser’ and wear a festive face mask, which the Elves will ask you to do too.

Father Christmas Grotto will only be running for visits up to 24th December.

Surrey Christmas Market

Christmas Market

Load up on festive treats at our numerous Christmas Market stalls!  Experience one of the UK's newest Christmas Markets as part of Winter's Tail at Chessington World of Adventure's Resort.  

Stalls available include Hot Chocolate & Brownies, a Crepes and Waffles Challet and an authentic and traditional German Swing Grill serving Bratwurst - and plenty more!    

An unforgettable Christmas Market Near London

Elmers Christmas Story Time

Elmer’s Christmas – Story Time

Christmas is fast approaching, and excitement is stirring amongst the young elephants for the big day! This year Elmer has an extra special treat in store… Join us on The Mini Stage this year, where our favourite patchwork elephant stars in his very own festive story as we bring the delightfully fun ‘Elmer’s Christmas’ book by David McKee to life - you may even encounter the hero himself from a ‘snow-cial’ distance!

Elmer's Christmas - Story Time will only be running for visits up to 24th December. 

Magical Christmas Kitchen 02

FREE cookie, hot drink and snack

Unfortunately Mrs Christmas has had to close the door to her Magical Christmas Kitchen due to a change to local restrictions, however children can still get their FREE pre-wrapped cookie and grown-ups can also get their complimentary hot drink and snack from the collection point in Mexicana.