Christmas is nearly upon us and we have lots of exciting gifts and events for the festive season. From a journey on our Santa’s Woodland Express to buying your real Christmas tree (and all the lovely decorations to go on it), Vanstone Park Garden Centre is a winter wonderland full of ideas and inspiration for Christmas.

Santa’s Woodland Express

Take a ride on our miniature gauge railway and see Santa! Only £5 per person.

Small presents for children are included in the price. Please be aware that this is an outdoor event so wrap up warm and ring before arriving to confirm that the railway is operating if inclement weather conditions prevail.

See Santa on these dates during December:

Sat 2nd & Sun 3rd
Sat 9th & Sun 10th
Sat 16th & Sun 17th
Wed 20th, Thurs 21st,
Fri 22nd & Sat 23rd

Open 10.30am – Last Train 3.45pm

Sun 24th
Open 10.30am – Last Train 12.45pm

Real Christmas Trees & Wreaths

Our real Christmas trees will be in-store from 1st December 2017.
We have a wide variety of trees to suit your needs and your home from real cut trees to pot grown and artificial. Looking after your tree is essential to ensure that it looks good throughout the festive period.

Please see our Know How Guide on caring for your real tree.

Artificial trees are becoming more popular and more realistic each year. They are easy to assemble and we have many different sizes available.

Inspirational Gift Ideas

You can’t help but feel ‘Christmassy’ walking through our gift shop. We have Christmas tree decorations themed by colour, outdoor and indoor lights and ornaments to make your home look festive. A vast array of gifts for her and for him; beautiful toiletry gift sets, jewellery and scarves, delicious food hampers, novelty mugs, socks and handmade sweets for stocking fillers, and even treats, toys and stockings for your pets. Come in-store to see our full range of inspirational gifts.