This year why not make your way to some of the fabulous festive events taking place in and around Burton!
Santa's Best Christmas Ever
17th December 1pm & 4.30pm at the Brewhouse Arts Centre
Join Father Christmas and friends in this brand new, festive, musical and interactive adventure to make 2021 Santa’s Best Ever Christmas! It’s a family show most suitable for 2-7 year olds, where every child will receive a specially wrapped present from Santa - after the most Christmassy Christmas show ever!
Winter Young Traders Market
18th December from 9am in the Burton Market Hall & Place
Be sure to pay a visit to the Young Traders Market this festive season and discover a wide range of products from creative and innovative small businesses run by traders aged 16-30, from across the region.
20th December 7pm at the Brewhouse Arts Centre
The Mellstock Band presents an evening of genuine sound of the English countryside - merry and majestic tunes, songs of love and laughter, carols and original harmonies. The Mellstock Band offer a unique combination of singing, instrumental music and spoken word, encompassing west gallery harmony, traditional songs, glees, dances, marches, poems and stories.
From 7th - 18th December at the National Memorial Arboretum
An evening to remember as they light-up their iconic grounds after hours and begin the festive season with a kaleidoscope of colour. With something to captivate visitors of all ages Illuminated Arboretum will take place across the 150-acre woodland site with a range of exciting and interactive installations. This year, they have also introduced 'relaxed' sessions, with less prominent lighting and sound features, for those who would prefer this. These sessions take place at 4.30pm on 8th and 15th December.
The Cathedral Illuminated
Thursday 16 December – Wednesday 22 December | 17:30 onwards at Lichfield Cathedral
The Cathedral Illuminated is a stunning light and sound experience with projections onto the Lichfield Cathedral School Palace building and onto the west front of the Cathedral, visitors are then invited into the Cathedral to visit the Crib and walk through the Christmas Tree Festival. This year's event 'The Manger' is composed of beautiful imagery depicting everything 'Christmassy' and a stunning re-telling of the Christmas story, all created by the artistic collaboration Luxmuralis.
So wrap up warm and head on out for some festive fun this Christmas season!