With a definite chill in the air and jingle bells in the near distance, November’s well and truly upon us. Get in the festive spirit with this month’s selection of top family-friendly days out across the UK. And wherever you’re heading, don’t forget your Nappy Grab Bags! For your nearest stockist, click here.
Big Fish Little Fish: Family Rave
Various London venues
Sunday 13 November & Sunday 20 November
“Big Fish Little Fish brings together globally renowned DJs, fun craft and play activities for children aged 0-8, and a multi-sensory dancefloor experience with bubble machines and giant balloons.”
Victorian Festival Of Christmas
Friday 25 to Sunday 27 November
Portsmouth’s snow-covered roads come alive with carol singers, chimeny sweeps and a whole lot more.The Dockyard will host a huge number of market stalls, selling quality local produce and quirky gifts, and authentic Victorian entertainment will be on stage and in the crowds.
Todmorden, West Yorkshire
Saturday 19 November
The Lamplighter Festival is a magical winter night-time event in Todmorden, featuring a parade of community-made lanterns that culminates in a performance in Todmorden town centre where the town’s mythical ‘Lamplighter’ puppet lantern lights a torch, symbolically guiding the community through the dark winter months.
Enchanted Christmas at Saltram
Monday 28 November
Stroll around the enchanted illuminated gardens and see the house magically decorated throughout with inspiration taken from some well-known fairy tales.