We've found ten great things you can do during the festive season:
Christmas in the Park
7th December, 12pm to 3pm
Father Christmas is making a special appearance in the park so come and visit him in his grotto to receive a small gift! There is a festive treasure trail, and other entertainment for you to enjoy, including a Christmas craft activity at the Parkridge Centre. £3 per child.
Father Christmas at Wyndley Garden Centre
Every weekend until Sunday 21st December, 2pm to 4pm
He will be available for visiting between 2pm and 4pm. Admission is £5 with all proceeds going to Mind.
Solihull Christmas Market
Until Monday 22nd December, 11:00pm
The Solihull Christmas Market is back in Mell Square with an array of market stalls with those special different Christmas gifts, delicious foods and bar area available for all!
Sinbad the Sailor Family Show
From Thursday 11th December to Saturday 13th December, 7:30pm to 10:00pm
The Moat Players proudly present Sinbad the Sailor this December.
Sinbad arrives in the port of Al Haveanother, boasting of his adventures at sea, and immediately falls for the Sultan’s daughter. Before he can charm her father, however, the evil sorceress Halapena spirits her away to a far-off island! Sinbad is the obvious choice to lead the rescue mission – except he’s actually just a deck-hand, and this voyage might find him a little out of his depth.
Cinderella at Solihull Arts Complex
Friday 12th December to Sunday 4th January
Great family panto of slap stick comedy, singing and dancing.
The Wonder of Christmas - A Manger's Miracle
Saturday 13th December, 7:30pm until 9:45pm
Want to get that festive feeling? Then come along to our annual Christmas Carol Concert, at the impressive Olton Friary, and get into the seasonal mood. An established favourite, it’s a traditional part of Christmas in Solihull.
THE DMS XMAS PARTY - Introducing The DMS BAND at The Lake at Barston
Tuesday 16th December, 7:00pm until 11:00pm
Arrival 7.15pm - food at 7.45pm, DMS band performing a set from 8.45pm. Disco TBC. TICKETS £20 pp
Christmas Social Dance at Dickens Heath Village Hall
Saturday 20th December, 7:30pm until 11:00pm
A Christmas Social Dance Ballroom Latin American Popular Sequence plus party dances and American Supper. Admission £8.00 TICKETS IN ADVANCE
Extra Christmas Market at Bentley Heath Community Hall
Tuesday 23rd December, 9:30am until 11:30am
Last chance before Christmas to visit the market for home-produced Christmas foods and crafts.
Lions Festive Walk
Sunday 28th December, 10:00am until 4:00pm
Fill up your car with friends and relatives, turn up and make a donation and walk off your Christmas pudding.– that’s the invitation from Knowle and Dorridge Lions to this year’s FREE Lions Festive Walk from Baddesley Clinton National Trust House on Sunday 28th December which offers a choice of 4, 7 or 10 mile sign-posted circular routes and an opportunity to help the Lions raise funds for charities to be confirmed for homeless people, and local causes. Full details and registration information online
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