Christmas events Cheltenham 2021

Christmas & New Year's in Cheltenham

  1. Christmas events in Cheltenham 2023
    The most magical Christmas events in Cheltenham including Tweedy in panto at the Everyman, Cheltenham Christmas markets, steam train rides with Santa, Spectacle of Light at Sudeley Castle, live performances and much more!
  2. Cheltenham Ice Rink
    We hope to bring the Cheltenham Ice Rink back to Cheltenham town centre once again in November 2024. Watch this space!
  3. New Year's Day Racing at Cheltenham Racecourse
    Is there any better way to celebrate a New Year than a day jam-packed with excellent racing and superb entertainment at Cheltenham Racecourse?
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  4. Christmas weekend in Cheltenham

    We invited local influencer, Kelly Terranova, to experience a festive weekend in our Regency town. Check out her top tips for a memorable visit this Christmas...

  5. Christmas Dining in Cheltenham
    Overcome the stresses of cooking this Christmas in Cheltenham and treat your family, friends and colleagues to an extravagant festive dining experience with our guide to the best seasonal menus...
  6. Cheltenham Christmas Party Guide
    Start planning your Christmas party in Cheltenham! Find Cheltenham Christmas party venues in our useful guide, including some of our best restaurants, luxury hotels and unique Regency buildings.
  7. Winter weekend break in Cheltenham
    Your guide to planning a winter weekend break in Cheltenham Spa featuring some of the best hotels, restaurants, festive events and things to do in and around Cheltenham.
  8. A pile of wrapped Christmas presents

    Grab your coat and join us as we embark on a journey through the magic of Christmas gift shopping in Cheltenham. Showcasing a few of the great products available from the town's businesses.

  9. Christmas weekend in Cheltenham
    Experience the most magical Christmas events in Cheltenham whilst discovering the best shops, restaurants, bars and afternoon tea venues during a Christmas weekend in our Regency town.
  10. Cheltenham Christmas Gift Vouchers - Events & Experiences
    Treat your loved ones to a special Christmas gift voucher for a day out in Cheltenham. Including a day at Cheltenham racecourse, Prescott Hill Climb drivers school, Wychwood Festival, Cheltenham Festivals and more. Make 2024 one to remember!
  11. Cheltenham Christmas Gift Voucher Guide - Food and Drink
    Buy that special gift for a loved one this Christmas. We've hand picked Cheltenham's most delicious Christmas gifts from gin tours to cheese subscriptions making sure those who love their food and drink are covered for presents this year.
  12. Cheltenham Christmas Gift Voucher Guide - Hotel Stays, Afternoon Tea & Spa Breaks
    Treat your loved ones to a special Cheltenham Christmas gift voucher. We’ve hand selected the most indulgent of Cheltenham hotel stays, afternoon teas and spa days which are sure to give your loved ones something to look forward to in 2023!
  13. Santa at Pittville Pump Room Cheltenham

    Make magical memories in Cheltenham this Christmas – browse festive market stalls, enjoy live performances & have a twirl on the ice rink!

  14. Family walking through the Enchanted Light Trail

    Adam Henson’s Cotswold Farm Park presents Father Christmas arriving at his Cotswold residence for Christmas on the Farm and the return of the Enchanted Light Trail.

  15. Sudeley Spectacle of Light Tri-Lanterns and Ruins -Photography by Steve Green

    The ever-popular Spectacle of Light will return to the stunning grounds of Sudeley Castle, with a dazzling new light trail starting on 24th November until 30th December 2023. 

  16. Elf waving to a child onboard the GWSR train, photography by Jack Boskett.

    The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway is heading at express speed into Christmas, with more than two-thirds of its Santa Express trains sold out and limited availability on most of the rest.