What’s On

THE MAIN SANTA’S GROTTO AND ELF WORKSHOP IS FULLY BOOKED – There is a secondary grotto to see Mrs Claus and the elves, available from Saturday 15th December so no one misses out. Click on the grotto link below for more info.

Opening dates

Opening times

Fri 30 Nov – Sun 2 Dec
Fri 7 Dec – Sun 9 Dec
Fri 14 Dec – Sun 16 Dec
Fri 21 Dec – Sun 23 Dec
Fri, 12 noon – 8pm
Sat, 10am – 8pm
Sun, 10am – 6pm


See a gallery of images from Tilgate Park’s Magical Christmas.


Free entry! Charges apply to certain attractions. Click on the icons below for details about each attraction.

Santa's Grotto

Santa’s Grotto

This year will feature a magical Santa’s grotto with an elf workshop experience

Christmas Market

Christmas Market

The Christmas market will consist of quaint wooden winter huts selling a variety of food, gifts and even real christmas trees

Narnia Aslan

Narnia® Maze

Our Walled Garden Maze will be transformed into a Narnia-themed experience by This Is My Theatre, a Sussex-based theatre production company



There will be live entertainment provided by a variety of local musicians, groups and artists

Christmas Carousel


In the centre of the market will be a beautiful, traditional Christmas carousel with golden galloping horses

Alpine Themed Bar

Our Alpine-themed bar is situated within a heated marquee with panoramic windows overlooking the market and carousel