Nottingham’s Winter Wonderland’s first weekend after opening on 15th November.
While away the hours browsing over 70 traditional, Bavarian-style stalls, searching for the perfect gift as well as sampling the delicious homemade and artisan cheeses, chutneys and chocolates on offer. This year’s Christmas market has been expanded, with something for everyone including plants, mead, jewellery, scents, fashion, retro style, Eco-art, Lego art, Fair-trade, Continental food, local homemade stew and home accessories to offer the discerning visitor.
Ice-Skating & Rides
New for 2019 will be a uniquely laid out enlarged 1100 square metre ice rink – making it the largest in the East Midlands and including a dedicated children’s area and ice path, allowing skaters to glide around the Old Market Square fountains.
Back by popular demand is the Toboggan Slide! Visitors can experience exhilarating fun while sliding down Kings Street in tubes! There will also be a variety of rides and attractions including a traditional Carousel, Santa Toy Ride, Helter Skelter and everyone’s favourite skills games, keeping not just the children but the entire family amused.
Why not relax awhile and take in the festive atmosphere while having a drink in the truly unique Helter Skelter Bar at this year’s event. The children can enjoy a slide down the traditional fun of our Helter Skelter attraction while you take a well earnt break. Situated on Long Row, the Helter Skelter bar sells mulled wine, spiced cider and other hot toddies to keep you aglow as you take a break from your Christmas shopping.
Sur La Piste Bar | Ice Bar | Altitude Bar
After all that, chill out with a drink (or two) in some pretty cool surroundings at the UK’s biggest mobile ice bar. Yes, the impressive Alpine Ice Bar is being brought back for 2019 with completely new sculptures, designs and themes to keep you entertained over a schnapps or two. Did you know drinks are served to you in real ice glasses from the Vodka bar?