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Arboretum Christmas Adventures

Make the little one's dreams come true this Christmas with a magical breakfast with Santa at Arboretum Carlow!


The Arboretum Christmas Experience starts with the opening of Santa’s magic post box on November 1st to December 14th. Simply buy a very special Christmas stamp in-store, post the letter and it goes straight to Santa who will note who’s been naughty or nice and send a personalised response. Let the little ones post their Christmas wishes to Santa in-store with all proceeds going to our nominated charity LauraLynn. 
Then back by popular demand, Santa and his elves will be arriving exclusively by helicopter straight from the North Pole on Saturday, November 18th at 12 noon for a free event to create a blizzard of excitement and surprise all the boys and girls! 


And there’s more…As ‘Tis the season to be jolly’ why not let the little ones enjoy an enchanted breakfast with the big man himself…Santa! Start the day in style with a delicious breakfast and a sing along with Santa and the entertaining elves. Tickets are now on sale so make a date with a difference on November 25th, December 2nd, 9th, 16th and 23rd at 9.30am or 11am. 


Explore the Christmas magic throughout the store with festive, interactive illuminations which will leave children beaming with excitement. Take some family pictures with our posing snowman and Santa. Plus discover the musical elf band plus a musical penguin band too. 


Continue into the wonderful Arboretum Christmas shop and savour the delights of the stunning in-store décor, every colour of Christmas is available. There are beautiful gifts, Christmas trees of all sizes, an assortment of festive lights and striking decorations. Our helpful staff are always on hand to assist too and why not get your Christmas purchases beautifully gift wrapped in-store with all proceeds going to LauraLynn. 


So for a festive family day out this Christmas, escape the hustle and bustle and visit Arboretum Home and Garden Heaven. 

 

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Arboretum Kilquade, The National Garden Exhibition Centre, Wicklow opens its door this Christmas to welcome the young and the young at heart to experience a truly festive atmosphere to celebrate all things Christmas.  


Back by popular demand, Arboretum’s magical Santa’s Grotto opens on December 2nd and every weekend up until December 22nd from 12pm, 1pm, 2pm & 3pm. Once you walk in the door Santa’s elves and Mrs Claus will welcome your family into a wonderful festive grotto so the little ones can tell Santa in person what they would like for Christmas. After this enchanting visit children can warm up with a complimentary hot chocolate with marshmallows from our restaurant…a perfect winter warmer.


So make a date with a difference and book Santa’s grotto online and experience the festive fun…as Christmas is all about the little ones adults go free! Tickets are €15 per child.


Make Christmas memories that last a lifetime and take the perfect Christmas picture by getting into one of our fantastic festive characters, become a gingerbread man or an elf and let it snow with our in-store snow globe.  
Continue into the wonderful Arboretum Christmas shop and savour the delights of the stunning in-store décor, every colour of Christmas is available. There are beautiful gifts, Christmas trees of all sizes, an assortment of festive lights and striking decorations. Our helpful staff are always on hand to assist too. 


So for a festive family day out this Christmas, escape the hustle and bustle and visit Arboretum Kilquade, National Garden Exhibition Centre – Christmas we have it covered.

 

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Arboretum Home and Garden will open its doors this Christmas and welcome over 100,000 visitors young and old to its Christmas experiance in-store. With Family fun events for the young and young at heart plus all the magical Christmas charm you expect at this time of year all under one roof. Escape the hustle and bustle and visit Arboretum Carlow or Arboretum Wicklow for a festive day out this Christmas.

Click on the tab above for more details on the Christmas events at Arboretum Wicklow.