The Santa Express at Oakfield Park

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This truly unique event books out very quickly.
Avoid disappointment by choosing your date belowClick to see dates and securing your family’s place at this extraordinary Christmas experience!

Ticket Information
Child Admission  – includes small gift.
Adult admission – includes free hot chocolate or glass of mulled wine.
• Board the Santa Express at the station and enjoy an enchanting train ride through Oakfield’s magnificent woodlands to meet Santa and his special helpers.
• A professional photographer will be on hand to capture this precious family moment and prints will be available to purchase.
• All the boys and girls who have been good this year will receive special gifts from Santa. Children will also receive a certificate for being on the good list.
• Hop back on the train to Buffers, Oakfield’s beautiful bistro, for a free glass of mulled wine or hot chocolate, making sure to post your Christmas letter to Santa in the Post Box.
• Lots of festive activities, entertainments and seasonal refreshments will be available in Buffers, making it an event not to be missed.
• This year, for the first time, shop in an Artisan Christmas Market while the kids can enjoy an Elf Workshop and a marquee full of crafts, games and story-telling.
• It is essential, when traveling on the Santa Express, that all passengers remain seated at all times. All children must be well supervised by a parent or guardian, whom throughout the experience, have full responsibility for that child.
What to bring and wear
• This is an outdoor event.
• Please ensure you have sufficient warm and waterproof clothing, especially for the children.
• There may be some queuing outside whilst waiting to see Santa.
• Children’s prams and buggies will not be allowed on the train due to lack of space but can be left securely with an Elf at the Station.
• Toilet and baby changing facilities are available at the Piazza.
Adult admission – includes free hot chocolate or glass of mulled wine.
If you require wheelchair access, please book your tickets for an accessible carriage by calling our Reservations Hotlines on 00353 (0) 74 9173068 or 00353 (0) 74 9173922. These booking lines are open Monday to Friday, 9am – 3pm only. Any other special information can be included on the online booking system under ‘Special Requirements’.
All cancellations must be made more than 30 days prior to your allocated booking. Any request for cancellation 30 days or less before the event will not receive any refund. If the event is cancelled due to factors out of our control, i.e. weather, “act of god”, or any other unforeseen reason, there will be no refund given. Any cancellations made more than 30 days must be made by calling 00353 (0) 74 9173068 and refunds will be provided at the discretion of your booking agent.