Manchester’s Christmas attraction, Winter Wonderland, will return again this year and will be offering special rates for schools.

Winter Wonderland

The event will take place between 9th December and 1st January at EventCity next to the Intu Trafford Centre, offering schools a festive experience for the end of term.

School tickets at a special rate are being offered between 13th and 16th December and will be available for morning entry.

The 22,000 square metre exhibition space will be transformed into an extravaganza featuring more than 50 family rides and attractions all under one roof.

Walking in a Winter Wonderland

The event aims to be even bigger than last year with its offering being extended, including a new ride to add to the collection.

There will also be an array of colourful shows and Winter Wonderland will this year be welcoming TV characters Zippy and George from Rainbow to bring comedy and entertainment throughout the event. There will also be a Santa’s grotto complete with real reindeer.

The spectacular Christmas Circus will also make a return, delivering a collection of circus acts, with daily performances taking place.

Additionally, there will also be a host of games stalls and an array of festive food and drink stalls.

Winter Wonderland for schools

School tickets are on sale now for the festive event and should be booked in advance via 

All rides and attractions are included in the ticket prices.

Further information

The event is organised by Kingpin Events and is said to be the largest indoor Christmas event in Manchester.

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