The Best Christmas Family Events and Places to Go around Enfield

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Our Top Theatre Choices


Beauty and The Beast

Christmas is not the same without going to Panto.

Have you booked the best local pantomime in Edmonton yet?… Oh no we haven’t, oh yes we have!! Watch Beauty and the Beast in the enchanted forest where curses need to be broken, true love must save the day and the Princes aren’t always so handsome you have all the ingredients for another fun packed Millfield Pantomime! Oh Yes You Have! Unmissable entertainment is guaranteed in a show packed with special effects, stunning costumes, beautiful scenery and, of course, lots of comedy that will have the whole family laughing along

29th November – 6th January, Millfield Theatre, N18 1PJ




A Christmas Carol at Chickenshed

Join The Chickenshed for a magical and brilliantly uplifting retelling of the unforgettable story of Ebenezer Scrooge, that “squeezing, wrenching, grasping, scraping, clutching, covetous, old sinner”

21st November – 5th January, Rayne Theatre, Chickenshed, N14 4PE



Christmas Tales at Chickenshed

Christmas Tales, is back with a sprinkle of magical snowflakes, Tales from the Shed has been supersized to bring this colourful, energetic and vibrant show to our biggest and brightest stage, the Rayne Theatre.

With puppets, singing, dancing and some larger-than-life characters, Christmas Tales is guaranteed to entertain the very youngest of audience (and grown-ups too!), leaving everyone happy and joyful at this most wonderful time of the year!

5th December, 2018 – 30th December, 2018, Rayne Theatre, Chickenshed, N14 4PE


Christmas Tales at The Dugdale Centre

Fun and festive show, Christmas Tales, is back for another year! Based on the well known Tales from the Shed shows – but with an added sprinkling of magical snowflakes – these colourful and vibrant shows will be showing in the cosy Dugdale Theatre. With a small, but perfectly formed, cast these shows are perfect for younger children.

With plenty of puppets, singing and dancing, Christmas Tales is guaranteed to entertain the very youngest of audience (and grown-ups too!), leaving everyone happy and joyful at this most wonderful time of the year!

6th December, 2018 – 30th December, 2018, Dugdale Centre, 39 London Rd, Enfield, EN2 6DS



Our Recommended Events


N21 Winter Festival and Fireworks by JTT Events

JTT Events present another spectacular event. Filled with fun laughter and surprises for all, this time at Bush Hill Park Golf Club, Winchmore Hill N21.

Bring your family and friends along for a fun-filled day of activities, Entertainment, Rides, Performances, Xmas Market, music, food. They also have Santas grotto for a meet and greet with gift.

Saturday 15th December 12pm – 8pm, Bush Hill Park Golf Club, N21 2BU



Forty Hall Christmas Fayre

Start your Christmas shopping at our Late Night Market that kicks off our Christmas Market weekend at Forty Hall Estate! Forty Hall and the Historic Courtyard will be filled with a wide variety of stalls selling wonderful seasonal gifts and other treats.

Friday 30 November, 5pm – 9pm, Saturday 1 December & Sunday 2 December, 11am – 4pm
Forty Hall, Forty Hill, Enfield EN2 9HA



Neverland Christmas Extravaganza

Fancy doing something Christmassy and fun with your little ones? Look no further and come along to our amazing Christmas extravaganza!

16th December 12pm – 2pm, Village Club, N10 3RN





Christmas at Capel Manor

Capel Manor invites you to wrap up warm and join us for some festive fun this winter! Children can enjoy free face painting, Christmas craft activities and explore the gardens in search for the naughty elves. Treat yourself to cream tea in the Manor House and if you’ve been good you can visit Father Christmas in his Grotto.

Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 December, 10am to 4pm

Parade of Light

This event is so unique and only on for one day so add it to your diary now. There will be so much on throughout the day including entertainment, a Live Band, Carol Singers, Stalls and Food,

Sunday 2rd December, Enfield Town


The Willow Fair at Myddelton Gardens

Join us on the 9th of December for a mind, body, spirit Christmas fair at the historic Myddleton House and Gardens. Have the chance to experience a range of holistic therapies including: crystal healing, Reflexology, psychic tarot readings, and massage.

After indulging in your treatments, why not explore our Christmas market, where you can find a fantastically festive range of local goodies, such as: crystals, arts and crafts, Christmas decorations, stocking fillers, vegan treats, and many more!

Bring the kids along for their chance to meet Father Christmas who is being kind in enough to join us despite his busy schedule!

Sunday 9th December, 10am – 4pm, Myddelton House Gardens, Bulls Cross, EN2 9HG




Christmas at Salisbury House

There are a number of fantastic Christmas Events at Salisbury house this year. Sophia’s Diary’s Favourite is the Winter Fayre and Green Grotto. This will be a very traditional winter experience where you can make a tree decoration in our special workshop and visit Mother Christmas (the Big Man will be very busy), where you can leave your letter for Father Christmas and receive a gift bag. (£5 for each activity). Hang a message on our Winter Wishing Tree and enjoy some very traditional seasonal entertainment. Dress for outdoors as we will have snow!!

14th – 16th December, Salisbury House, Bury Street West, N9 9LA



A Christmas Toddler Cooking Workshop

Crafty Chefs Christmas Toddler Classes

Crafty Chefs Christmas Toddler Classes

Wednesday’s 10am-11am & Friday 1-2pm @ Irkdale Avenue, EN1 4BD. £8 per child Wed 28th & Fri 30th Nov – Christmas mini muffins (reading: ‘Twas the night before Christmas) Wed 5th & Fri 7th Dec – Mince pies (reading: The Snowman) Come and join us at Crafty Chefs this Christmas get the little one cooking up some festive fun. As well as baking our goodies included in the class is a snack & drink, we read a story, taste and talk about the ingredients we have been using. We cater for all dietary requirements and food allergies so please don’t let that stop you trying our classes. Limited spaces available… Contact: to book



The Plough’s Christmas Market

The Plough Crews Hill will be hosting our very own Christmas market. They will have games, entertainment, mulled wine maybe even chestnuts roasting on an open fire and so much more! Come on down and enjoy the festivities!

Saturday 1st September, 9am – 4pm, Cattlegate Road, Crews Hill, Enfield, Enfield, United Kingdom EN2 9DJ




Enfield Town Christmas Market

Visit Santa’s Grotto at Enfield Market and hear beautiful Carol Singing too. There will be delicious food and a carrousel ride too

13th – 22nd December 9am – 4pm, Enfield Market EN2 6LN


Ceramic Christmas Decorations

Make Christmas special by creating your own ceramic decorations. Using a range of cutters and materials to add texture this activity is suitable for all ages.

28th November 11.30am – 2.30pm, Salisbury House


Places to go over the Holidays


Flip Out Brent Cross – Our favourite Trampoline Park

Why not treat someone special to an E-Gift Card this Christmas? There’s no need to run around the shops trying to find something new this year. We’ve made it super easy to schedule the E-Gift Card for the day you want the person to receive it. Record a personalised message at the same time so they know who sent it to them! We promise the E-Gift Card will help create fun memories to cherish and remember forever!

Flip Out Brent Cross is the ultimate trampoline arena…and MORE! Get set to discover an exhilarating experience when you arrive at the UK’s most advanced trampoline arena, trick park and ninja skills centre! The legendary ninja obstacle course is guaranteed to challenge both body and mind. The ultimate question is ‘can you make it up the warped wall?’. The battle beam is great for duals but requires balancing skills! With over 60 trampolines there’s no time to stand still! Whether you’re 5 or 65! There’s something for everyone! The Olympic standard trampoline and tumble track is perfect for budding gymnasts. Try out stunts in the trick park then cool down in the laser maze whilst using your stealth skills. Foam pit fun awaits and get set to break records whilst playing interactive games such as the iWall. With free parking and a Costa cafe, we are a must visit destination for any age!

Fantastic endorphin-raising fun’ – London Time Out




Our Indoor Fun Page also has lots of ideas too


School Fayres and Parties

Most schools will have a fayre this Christmas. Why is it important for us to visit? This is a huge fundraising opportunity, and at a time of budget cuts, our support is crucial. There will be lovely stalls, fun activities, and even the chance to see Santa.


London at Christmas

How lucky are we that we are just minutes away from Central London, one the best cities in the World? Family favourites include Winter Wonderland at Hyde Park, Winterville on Clapham Common, The Christmas Lights on Regents Street, Harrods, and Hamleys. There are some fantastic shows such as The Snowman, A Christmas Carol and Dick Whittington to book too.


Christmas Markets

Walking around a Christmas market with the family, is something everyone can enjoy. With Christmas Music in the background, beautiful stalls, unique gifts, and Christmas Food and of course some Mulled Wine or Cider, can put a smile on everyone’s face. Lee Valley Christmas Market is a good family pick.


Meeting Santa

Book Christmas Grotto early, the queues can be crazy. Many popular ones maybe full already so be organised. We are lucky to have one of the best, Christmas Wonderland at Springtime Nurseries of Crews Hill, on our doorstep. Pearsons, Van Hage and Santa Spectacular at Willows Farm are brilliant too. For a more personal experience, why not try breakfast of dinner with Santa. Wyevale Garden Centre and The Harvester are taking bookings.


The Plough Presents Breakfast with Santa

Santa invites the children of Enfield to join him for Breakfast on 1st December from 9am – 11am

Cattlegate Road, Crews Hill, Enfield, Enfield, United Kingdom EN2 9DJ



Santa’s Grotto at KB02

Visit our amazing Santa’s Grotto and enjoy a fantastically festive experience. Tell Santa what you want for Christmas, take away a Christmas goodie bag and get your happy memories captured by Santa’s helper! Each child gets a private visit with Santa as well as a great day of soft play!

3rd – 21st December, KB02 N13 5UD



Santa Drops by Party Costume Hire UK

Party Costume Hire UK are offering Santa drops on the following days between 2pm -8pm

22nd December – limited spaces

23rd December

Each child will receive a sweetie gift from Santa



Fun Junction Breakfast with Santa


Kids can play and meet Santa too at Fun Junction