Heads up!Tickets can be purchased on the day at the entrance. There are online discounts when you pre-book 24 hours before arrival. The Lost World Playbarn requires you to wear (minimum) a sleeved t-shirt (no vest tops), knee length shorts and a pair of socks to ride the slides. Please read the 'What's Open' page for more details about what is available when you visit!

Christmas Events

Meet Father Christmas at Knockhatch Adventure Park this December!

Father Christmas invites your family to meet him in his new Grotto in Froggies Indoor Soft Play Building!

Make sure you have read all of the terms and conditions on this page before purchasing your Father Christmas Grotto tickets at the entrance.


Saturday 3rd December 2022

Sunday 4th December 2022

Saturday 10th December 2022

Sunday 11th December 2022

Saturday 17th December 2022

Sunday 18th December 2022

Monday 19th December 2022

Tuesday 20th December 2022

Wednesday 21st December 2022

Thursday 22nd December 2022

Friday 23rd December 2022


£7.99* per child.

Tickets will be sold at the entrance and in Froggies Soft Play on the day of your visit.

Any child, regardless of age, entering the Grotto needs to have a ticket purchased for them.

This includes a hand wrapped present for each child & time with Father Christmas.

The Father Christmas Grotto ticket does not include entry into Knockhatch Adventure Park.

Without an entrance ticket to the Park you will not be allowed through to visit Father Christmas.

Adults and children have to have Park entry tickets.

Knockhatch Adventure Park entrance tickets must be purchased separately on the gate or online.

The Queue

1. Once you have purchased your Father Christmas Grotto ticket(s), please go to Froggies.

2. The Elves will check your ticket and give you a number for the virtual queue.

3. The Elves will call your number and you can enter the Grotto!

Annual Pass Holders

All Annual Pass Holder children wishing to visit Father Christmas, regardless of age, entering the Grotto needs to have a ticket purchased for them.

*There is also a 10% Annual Pass discount for the Father Christmas Grotto. Please show your child's Annual Pass when you purchase the tickets on the gate or in Froggies. This discount is only for Annual Pass members to redeem and use with Annual Pass children.


Does the Christmas Grotto ticket include Park entry? Do I have to pay for adult tickets? Can I take photos of Father Christmas & the Elves? Are the hand wrapped presents by age and gender?

Terms & Conditions

Father Christmas Grotto tickets cannot be refunded, moved or postponed.

Managements decision is final.


11.30am, 1pm and 3pm, Saturday 3rd December 2022

11.30am, 1pm and 3pm, Sunday 4th December 2022

11.30am, 1pm and 3pm, Saturday 10th December 2022

11.30am, 1pm and 3pm Sunday 11th December 2022

11.30am, 1pm and 3pm, Saturday 17th December 2022

11.30am, 1pm and 3pm,, Sunday 18th December 2022

11.30am, 1pm and 3pm, Monday 19th December 2022

11.30am, 1pm and 3pm, Tuesday 20th December 2022

11.30am, 1pm and 3pm, Wednesday 21st December 2022

11.30am, 1pm and 3pm, Thursday 22nd December

11.30am, 1pm and 3pm, Friday 23rd December 2022

Entry is Included with Knockhatch Admission tickets

Please queue 10 minutes before show time behind The Wave Runner.

The show will be in the red & white Big Top!

Christmas Moss Wreath Workshop at Knockhatch Adventure Park

Don't miss out on a wonderful opportunity to create your own bespoke traditional moss based wreath this year.

All materials, instruction and support will be provided by an experienced florist.

The traditional wreaths are comprised of natural woodland materials.

You must be 14 years old or above to participate. Anyone under 17 years old must be accompanied by a paying, participating, adult aged 18 years old or above.

Groups are limited to eight people.

Festive drinks and mince pies are included in the workshop price.

Your neighbours will love your Christmas Wreath when they see it on your front door!

Please read all the additional terms and conditions below before bookings.

Christmas Moss Wreath Workshop Price

The price is £40.00 per person, per workshop.

Places are strictly limited so please book to reserve your space.

Christmas Moss Wreath Workshop Dates

The workshops dates are:

Saturday 26th November 2022

6.00pm - 9.00pm

Saturday 3rd December 2022

3.00pm - 6.00pm

Saturday 10th December 2022

6.00pm - 9.00pm

Saturday 17th December 2022

3.00pm - 6.00pm

Terms and Conditions

  1. The workshop does not include entry into the Park.
  2. The Christmas Wreath Workshop are provided by a trained florist.
  3. Once booked the booking cannot be moved and no refunds will be given.
  4. We will not be held responsible for any injuries that may occur whilst participating in the workshop.
  5. Parking is at your own risk. We are not responsible for damage caused whilst in our car park.
  6. You are responsible for all your personal items. We will not be held responsible for anything that is lost, stolen or damaged.
  7. Anyone deliberately damaging any of our equipment will be charged and/or escorted from the Park.
  8. Smoking is permitted in the designated smoking areas only.
  9. Special events may occasionally necessitate restricted access or additional charges to Knockhatch Adventure Park.
  10. We do not tolerate customers arguing/fighting with each other. If this occurs both parties will be escorted from the Park.
  11. No littering is allowed. It is a criminal offence to litter.
  12. Cannot be used with another promotion, Tesco Reward Vouchers or Knockhatch Adventure Park Annual Passes.
  13. Knockhatch Adventure Park reserves the right to update terms and conditions without prior notice.
  14. We will not tolerate any abusive behaviour towards our staff. Anyone being abusive will be asked to leave with no refund given.
  15. Knockhatch Adventure Park reserves the right to refuse admission and revoke entry if we see fit to do so for whatever reason.

If you have any queries, please call 01323 442051 or email bookings@knockhatch.com