Christmas at Lathcoats

Posted 09 November 2018

Farmyard nativity - turn up and take part

Join us for our annual turn up and take part Farmyard Nativity on December 9th, in conjunction with St Michael's, St Mary's and St Paul's churches. Parts and costumes at 4pm for a 4.30pm start. Everyone welcome, costumes and donkeys provided! This is an open air event so do come prepared, and bring a torch! 

Festive Dinners at the Bee Shed

We are excited to announce that we are now taking bookings for Festive Dinners on Thursday 13th and 20th December 2018. You will need to book, pre-order and pay a £5 per head deposit to guarantee your booking. Please see our festive menu HERE.

In order to book please complete a booking form (Word eForm or PDF printout) and send to or drop in to The Bee Shed. Payments can either be made directly or over the phone.

Alternatively call 01245 353021 (Option 2) to place booking ensuring you know all your orders to be placed.

Little Donkey - last few tickets remaining!

Experience the magic of Christmas at Lathcoats with renowned storytellers Mike and Sarah Dodsworth and our magical interactive walking story for children - Little Donkey - book now  - last few tickets remaining. Daddy Donkey has the important task of carrying Mary and Joseph to Bethlehem, and Little Donkey has been left behind. But Little Donkey soon becomes lonely, and wants to find his Dad. Can you help him? You'll look for clues and meet shepherds, angels and Wise Men along the way, gathering gifts and following the star to find the stable and the first Christmas gift. Includes craft activities and a personalised Christmas gift box to take home. Each session will last no longer than an hour, with a walking story around a small area of the farm, and a short craft session in the barn. Group size - no more than 10 participating children (plus adults). Please note the majority of the session will take place outdoors and each child must have a valid ticket and must be accompanied by at least one responsible adult. Tickets £12 per child, with sessions available from December 1st right through until Christmas Eve. **BOOK HERE**


Magic workshop for children with George Berryman

London and Essex-based magician George Berryman and a team of  highly-regarded magicians will assist in providing an unforgettable special Christmas magic workshop for children. They will learn a wide variety of easy-to-do routines which they would be able to go out and show immediately. It requires NO previous experience of magic and will consist of professional but self-working and simple card routines, as well as illusions involving coins and everyday objects.

Refreshments will be supplied for the children and will be available to purchase for adults who stay during the workshop. **BOOK HERE**