Friday 1st - Thursday 7th December
See The Hall and chapel creatively decorated with fresh flowers and foliage from the Arley gardens by local florists and horticultural colleges including, BouKates, Wigan & Leigh College, Ewer Roberts, Reaseheath College - Floristry Department, Tree Top Events, Maggies Flowers, GD flowers and Wigan & Leigh College - Floristry Department. An opportunity to pick up floral design ideas that you can do in your own home
You can enjoy listening to The Rock Choir who will be singing in The Hall as you stroll from room to room on the 1st, 2nd, 4th, 5th, 6th & 7th at 11am and 2pm . On Sunday 3rd, the One Voice Community choir will be singing at 11am and 1pm.
There will also be Christmas Trees decorated by local primary schools on display in The Cruck Barn and the café will be serving delicious festive food.
Garden entry is also included in your ticket.
Open 10am - 4pm (last entry 3.30pm).
Adult pre-booked ticket £13.00 on the day £15.00
Child (4-16) pre-booked ticket £5.00 on the day £6.00
Family (2+3) pre-booked ticket £35.00 on the day £40.00
Annual pass holders receive 10% discount on pre-booked and on the day tickets for this event which is in The Hall.
FREE parking.Book Festively Floral tickets here
Wreath Making Courses - SOLD OUT
Friday 1st, Saturday 2nd, Sunday 3rd & Monday 4th December
Wreath making courses will be lead by Gordon our Head Gardener, using foliage from the gardens. They will take place in Olympia.
Jonathan Moseley Floral Demonstrations
Tuesday 5th & Wednesday 6th December
Jonathan Moseley will be at Arley creating stunning floral displays in Olympia. Each demonstrations will last 90 minutes, starting at 10.30am, and there will be a Q&A session at the end as well as an opportunity to purchase decorations. The floral displays will be raffled off at the end of the demonstration with all money raised donated to Cancer Research UK and The British Heart Foundation.
Tickets are £45pp.
Annual pass holders receive 10% discount on tickets for this event which is in Olympia.
Groups (15+) are £35pp or £53pp with a Christmas lunch option with Jonathan, to make a group booking email firstname.lastname@example.org
Foraging Workshop - SOLD OUT
Sunday 10th December
Want to find wild food for yourself? Learn to forage with an expert on one of these courses which run throughout the year.
Festive Afternoon Tea In The Hall - SOLD OUT
Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th December
A delicious selection of sandwiches and sweet cake selection, served with a choice of teas and fresh coffee. Arrive at 1pm and enjoy the Hall then sit down to eat at 2pm - 4pm. A glass of mulled wine, prosecco or elderflower juice will welcome you on arrival.
Playing in the background will be ambient live music.
Tickets are available to book online and are £60pp.
Annual pass holders receive 10% discount on tickets for this event which is in The Hall.
The Nutcracker - A Magical Family Adventure
Wednesday 20th December - Sunday 24th December
Sneaky Experience returns to Arley Hall this December with a brand new festive tale!
It's midnight on Christmas Eve, Clara and her beloved Nutcracker doll, sleep peacefully as snowflakes descend from the twinkling starry sky. But hold on tight, the night soon takes an unexpected turn; the evil Mouse King has invaded their dreams!
Share in Clara's thrilling adventure, as she and her Nutcracker Prince set off to defeat their foe. Visit the enchanting Land of Snow, journey through the Land of Sweets and be captivated by the presence of the famous Sugar Plum Fairy, who will teach you the art of dance!
And that's not all - your epic journey concludes with a visit from Father Christmas. You'll have the opportunity to receive a present from the jolly man, capture the moment with photos, and place a wish on Christmas Wishing Tree.
Please note that Arley acts as the host venue only for this event, ticket booking enquiries should be made via the Sneaky Experience link below.