With Christmas just around the corner, it’s a time to relax and celebrate with your family. With so many events around the festive season, it’s the ideal occasion to treat your mum to a great day out. We’ve put together a guide of the best Christmas days out this year so you can find some excellent Christmas day out ideas near you.
Celebrate Christmas outside with loved ones
Frankfurt Christmas Market in Birmingham
Christmas markets are a great day out and help everyone to get into the festive spirit. Treat Mum to a day at the largest authentic German market in England and enjoy delicious food, mulled wine and present shopping all in one place. This pop-up event normally runs from the beginning of November to two days before Christmas (7th November to the 23rd December in 2019) in Victoria Square and New Street in Birmingham. If you live locally or fancy a little trip, this is a great day out to share. Click here for more information.
Bicester Christmas Lights Switch On
What better way to ring in Christmas with Mum than to take her to the Bicester Christmas lights switch on. The annual event will take place in November normally, with it being on Saturday 30th November last year on Sheep Street. Grab your warmest hat and gloves and come along to enjoy the festivities. You could even take the whole gang along, as it’s one of those Christmas family days out that you can turn into a lovely, festive tradition. Click here for further information.
Celebrate a Christmas day out in style
Witney Wonderland Ball
Bring London’s Winter Wonderland to Oxfordshire with the fantastic Witney Wonderland. Enjoy The Fabulous Lounge Swingers as live entertainment for you and Mum to tap your feet to, along with a duo of acoustic guitarists. Guests can enjoy complimentary drinks and a four-course wood fire banquet. Book your tickets quickly once they are available, as they’ll be running out fast. Click here for more information.
Festive Afternoon Tea Oxford
This delicious day out is available from 23rd November to 31st December, excluding 24th to 27th December. Enjoy a selection of finger sandwiches, cakes and homemade scones accompanied by a pot of tea in a range of different flavours. This really is a fantastic afternoon to enjoy with your mum at Milton Hill House. Tea is served between 2 pm to 5 pm and pre-booking is required. Click here for more information and to book.
Go to a workshop and have a lovely time together
Christmas Apothecary: Herbal Tea & Body Scrub Workshop
If your mum’s a history fan, this is the ideal festive workshop for her. Get back to nature and create two natural products in this hour-long workshop with ingredients from the earth. Once made, you can keep them or give them out as Christmas gifts. You and Mum can enjoy Winter Wellness Tea and Gingerbread Body Scrub. All the ingredients you’ll be using are vegan and animal-friendly so can be enjoyed by everyone. Click here for more information.
Wreath Making Workshop
There’s nothing nicer than doing some arts and crafts during the festive season, especially if that’s not something you usually do. This wreath-making event is the perfect day out for you and your mum. The class is for beginners who want to make a whole wreath from scratch and all the materials will be provided for you. You will also have some refreshments on offer, making for a perfect afternoon. Click here for more information.
We hope you’ve found our Christmas days out ideas useful and that you’ll have a great time, whether you go on a Christmas day out with Mum, your whole family or your friends. We know that Santa will think you have a heart of gold if you treat your family this Christmas and you can make some wonderful memories at the same time! If you’d like to book a Christmas celebration or New Year’s Eve event here at Milton Hill House in Oxfordshire, get in touch today!