In the build-up to Christmas, there are so many fantastic events spread across North West. Even if you only spend a couple of days at your caravan or lodge, tailor your dates around the different activities you are interested in. Read our blog to find some of the best upcoming Christmas events in Lancashire and Cumbria.
McCarthy Caravan Parks is based in the perfect location to visit all upcoming Christmas events throughout Lancashire and Cumbria. Visit your static caravan and lodge before Christmas or view the fantastic holiday homes we have for sale.
Cumbria Christmas Events
Etsy Cumbria Makers Market – 30th November & 1st December
Etsy Cumbria Makers Market is a good option to kick off your Christmas festivities. If this is the last time you visit your holiday home before Christmas, make sure to visit this Christmas fair, with free entry. There are artisans, makers and artists at the event, as well as goody bags for the first 50 entrants. Visiting this event should always get you into the Christmas spirit heading into December!
Taste Cumbria Christmas Market – 7th December
Taste Cumbria hold a number of fantastic events every year. Their Christmas festival, based in Cockermouth, is something you simply cannot miss out on. Taking place on the 7th and 8th of December, you can experience everything from mulled wine and mince pies to festive cakes.
Father Christmas At Sizergh Castle – 15th December
At this time of year, meeting Father Christmas is the ultimate experience for most children. Sizergh Castle is a great location for this upcoming Christmas event and runs on Saturday and Sundays throughout December. Due to its location, there are also many other activities to do, making it the perfect day out for all families.
Santa Express – Until 23rd December
Although this is located slightly further out from our caravan parks, it guarantees a magical appearance for both young and old. Beginning at the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway, this is a 14-mile steam train journey, before meeting Father Christmas in his gingerbread Grotto! The train journey overlooks the Wintery Cumbrian countryside, whilst keeping children occupied with the stunning Christmas experience.
Lancashire Christmas Events
Great British Food Festival – Christmas Festival – 14th & 15th December
This Christmas shopping experience offers a variety of food, drink, gifts and crafts. Located in Clitheroe, there are many Christmassy foods available at the festival, with hot food and bar option also outside.
Festive Afternoon Teas – Until 31st December
If you are looking for the best possible festive meals, festive afternoon teas at the Villa in Preston are the perfect solution. With all food and drink being competitively priced, the Afternoon Tea is sure to deliver an amazing experience for parties of any size, with so many different festive foods available.
Lancaster On Ice – Until 5th January
Lancaster On Ice is a wonderful outdoor ice rink in Lancaster city centre. Launching on the 23rd November, this is open until the 5th January, giving you plenty of time to take the short trip south from our caravan parks. Whether this is for you and your family or romantic activity, Lancaster On Ice is a must!
Our Caravan Parks
McCarthy Caravan Parks have 4 sites located throughout the North West. Whether you already have a holiday home or you are looking to purchase homes and lodges, speak to our team. All caravan parks are situated in a stunning location, perfect for visiting local events in Cumbria and Lancashire. Call 01524 720949 or 07784815876 today or fill in our contact form.