The Ultimate Guide to where to see Santa across Teesside-2017


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Cleveland Centre – Middlesbrough-Signing Santa

Signing Santa will be back once again on selected Saturdays – November 25, December 2, 9, 16, 23.



Come along and meet our world famous ‘Signing Santa’ this Saturday 2nd December 12noon – 3pm. He’ll then return every Saturday throughout December including the 23rd December to listen to the Christmas wishes of the boys and girls of Teesside.

As always, each event is completely FREE and each child will receive a complimentary Christmas goody bag from Santa and our photographer will be on hand to take a professional digital photo that you can download from our Facebook page following the event as a keepsake!

Please spread the word and some festive cheer – we ‘ho ho hope’ to see you there!

*please note we may need to close the queue early depending on the number of people waiting


Cherry Hill Garden Centre – Stokesley Road, Hemlington-Santas Grotto

Visit Santa in his grotto, inside his magical garden from Saturday, November 18.

The grotto is open from 9.30am until 5pm on Saturdays and from 10.30am until 4.30pm on Sundays.

The centre is also hosting teas with Santa. For pricing and more information, call Cherry Hill on 01642 590650.


Sporting Lodge – Low Lane, Stainton-Santa for tea!

The family afternoon lunches with Santa are back by popular demand at this popular venue.

Treat the whole family to a two course festive lunch with a visit from Santa, followed by children’s entertainment and disco.

The lunches will take place on Sunday, December 3; Saturday, December 9; Saturday, December 16. All will take place from 11am until 3pm.

It costs £16 per adult and £9 per child.

Magical Middlesbrough-Centre Square-A Traditional Santa

He’s on his way!! Bring the children to visit Santa and his friends in his magical, traditional grotto complete with working chimney and a traditional gift for every child!

Santa is sure to be popular so early booking is advisable.
Early bird (book before 15 November): £6
Bookings taken after 15 November: £6.50

Book now!

Frost Fair-Stewart Park-3rd December…A brief Santa stop
Deck the halls with bows of holly….. tra la la la la, la la la la…. Yep folks, it’s time for our fabulous Frost Fair at Stewart Park and we’ve heard a whisper that even Santa is putting in an appearance. This year there’s music, streetfood and more than 50 amazing local food and craft stalls lined up.
Sunday at 9:00–15:00

Ormesby Hall-Father Christmas is coming!

2 December at 11:15 to 3 December at 15:30
9 December at 11:15 to 10 December at 15:30
Father Christmas invites you to join him in his cosy grotto for a special Christmas gift, seasonal crafts and a festive story.

Normal admission charges apply & £5 per child for the event, with advance payment required.
Booking is essential, please phone 01642 328904


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