Our favorite Devon Christmas day trip is again in 2023, and it’s sure to be higher than ever! We’ve been invited to the Crealy Christmas Spectacular in earlier years and have all the time discovered it to be a full on, festive day trip.
Full particulars of this 12 months’s occasion are nonetheless to be launched however learn on to seek out out what was included in 2022 to offer you an thought of what to anticipate.
Crealy Christmas Spectacular 2022
In 2022 there have been some new additions to the Christmas occasion at Crealy:
- meet and greet expertise with Santa
- an immersive Christmas journey with Jingles the Elf within the park’s Wilderness space
- and a brand new Sooty Christmas present.
Different actions in 2022 included:
- a stay The Elves & The Toymaker ice present
- reindeer meals making
- Mary Christmas’s Bakery
- Santa’s Toy Store
- Santa’s submit workplace
- lights and decorations across the park
Right here’s our expertise from 2019 to offer you a taster of the magic you possibly can anticipate this Christmas.
Crealy’s Christmas ice present
The theme of this 12 months’s Christmas present at Crealy is but to be introduced however anticipate loads of festive enjoyable.
The 2019 ice present, The Snow Globe Journey, took us on a magical journey all over the world with stops in Rio, Africa and, after all, the North Pole.
There was ice skating, acrobatics and many gasp-worthy surprises all through the present, throughout which the performers made a number of fast-paced costume adjustments.
Santa’s Toy Store
The toy store is a spotlight for youths. Final time, we found it on the finish of a winding path, full with photograph alternatives.
Right here kids can choose their very own current from a big room stuffed with unwrapped presents.
It’s not a standard grotto, however it’s extremely thrilling for kids to be instructed they’ll select something they like.
In 2022 there was a Santa meet and greet which seemed like extra of a grotto expertise.
Extra Christmas enjoyable at Crealy, Devon
In fact, for those who purchase tickets for a full day at Crealy you too can have a go on the entire rides and points of interest which might be open in the course of the winter season in addition to seeing the Christmas exhibits.
Discover extra Devon Christmas days out concepts.
When is Crealy Christmas Spectacular in 2023?
This 12 months’s occasion is happening from 25 November to 23 December 2023.
Tickets for Crealy Christmas Spectacular
2023 tickets haven’t but been launched.
Go to the Crealy web site to enroll in updates.
The Crealy Christmas Spectacular – useful issues to know
- Tickets should be booked on-line upfront.
- You’ll be able to choose one in every of 4 each day Christmas present occasions whenever you e book. You obtain tickets in your chosen slot whenever you arrive at Crealy.
- Youngsters are additionally given playing cards that are stamped at every exercise. Preserve these protected as they’ll’t get replaced.
- Actions like making reindeer meals and gingerbread adorning are mini-shows so occur each half hour or so. You simply must stroll up and queue. We didn’t want to attend quite a lot of minutes earlier than every present in earlier years.
- The submit workplace, Santa’s toy workshop and Christmas crafts are open on a regular basis so that you simply stroll up.
- You must arrive on the Large Prime Area quarter-hour earlier than your present. We’d advise getting there a bit earlier to get good seats.
- In addition to the Christmas actions there are often round 15 Crealy rides open, plus indoor play.
Right here’s a video from our final go to to Crealy’s Christmas Spectacular:
Crealy Theme Park & Resort is situated on Sidmouth Street in Clyst St Mary close to Exeter.
You may additionally wish to learn my evaluate of the Crealy Meadows campsite.
Check out my spherical up of extra Christmas occasions in Devon.
Disclosure: we’ve been visitors on the Crealy Christmas Spectacular in earlier years. All opinions and pictures are my very own.