There will be lots happening at Sandon Hall this Christmas! To start off there will be the Sandon Hall Christmas Fair which will be taking place on 25 and 26 November 2017. It will be the perfect place to start the festive season. The hall, beautifully decorated for Christmas, will provide the ultimate festive setting, with carol singers and live entertainment throughout both days adding to the seasonal atmosphere. There will lots of exhibitors showcasing and selling Christmas themed presents such as children’s books, toys, handmade jewellery, handcrafted items, artisan cosmetics, kitchenware and locally produced food gifts and others.
There will also be plenty of food and drink choices on the day from traditional Hog Roast baps with all the trimmings to pizzas, paninis and elegant afternoon teas with a festive twist. A licensed bar will serve mulled wine, Christmassy gin cocktails and locally brewed ales while hot chocolates, teas and barista-style coffees will also be on offer.
It will also be the perfect opportunity for you to explore the 50 acres of formal garden so make sure you are dressed nice and warm. There will also be horse drawn carriage rides around the grounds available by prior appointment.
The fair is set to run from 10am until 5pm on Saturday and 10am to 4pm on Sunday.
- Adults £4
- Under 16s £2
- Babies/toddlers free
Santa at Sandon Hall
For one weekend only (2 to 3 December 2017), families can immerse themselves in a festive wonderland at Sandon Hall. Children will get to opportunity to meet Santa in the library to tell him what they want for Christmas and receive a small gift, while their grown-ups will each enjoy a roast turkey bap.
Once you’ve met the man of the hour, there are other festive things organised such as:
Seasonal Craft activities*Family-friendly forest school activities*Festive treats like mince pies, mulled wine, hot chocolate and Christmas cake*Horse open ‘sleigh’ ride around the estate in a horse drawn carriage**
£10 per child / £5 per adult
(Booking essential to secure your time with Santa)
*Additional charge applies, book on arrival
**Additional charge applies & advance booking essential
Where is Sandon Spring Fair?
Sandon Hall is a 19th-century country mansion, 5 miles northeast of Stafford.
Address: Sandon Hall, Sandon, Stafford ST18 0BZ
Photo credit: Sandon Hall