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Father Christmas is back at The Hop Farm during selected dates, this December! Treat the kids and meet the big FC up close and in person in his magical grotto experience. Lots of festive fun to be had in the Big Red Grotto.
Your Christmas experience inside The Big Red Grotto includes:
- Visit with Father Christmas in his cosy Grotto
- Indoor Grotto experience (unlimited time)
- Meet his jolly helpers
- A Christmas gift
- Storytelling with Mother Christmas
- One free printed photograph per group
- Write a letter to Father Christmas, post it in his North Pole postbox or give it to him in person
- Balloon models
- Craft and activity sheets
- Christmas tunes, cartoons, plenty of photo opportunities and more!
- Father Christmas at The Hop Farm in Kent is always very popular, and he only has limited time to meet children and their families before he sets off on
his very busy night delivering presents on Christmas Eve, so don't delay book today!
Ticket price includes FREE entry into the Family Park, animal farm and indoor soft play centre:
Child (includes up to 2 free adults per booking and an infant under 1) - £18
Extra adults - £2 per adult
Infant only booking (under 1 yrs old, includes 2 free adults per booking if an infant only booking) - £6 . Please note that infants under 1 don't receive a gift.
There is a maximum group number of 6 people visiting in the grotto, in any single booking time slot. For larger groups we advise to book more than one slot to divide the group, at adjacent times.
Make sure you arrive at the Big Red Grotto at your booking time and remember the time you book is the time your experience starts. For bookings towards the end of the day, we recommend arriving much sooner than your booking time to enjoy the other attractions in the Family Park.
Also available for an extra charge at Big Red Grotto......
- Elfy Snacks - refreshment & snack room
- Elfy Treats - Sweet and Chocolate cart
- Themed helium balloons
- Selfie Elfie's - photo emporium (extra photos, keyrings, magnets, snow globes etc)
For more information and prices on theses extras just ask the Elves!
Tickets are non-refundable. Timings can be changed dependent on availability.
**where dates are fully booked, we do try to accommodate walk-in's/pay on the gate (£2 extra supplement per person) however we cannot guarantee a time-slot.
***grotto opening times are 11am-3pm on the following dates - 1,2,8,9,17,18,19 December