Christmas events from Salford Community Leisure

Salford Christmas

The festive season is upon us and Salford Community Leisure has revealed a line-up of Christmas events for all the family to enjoy, from musical concerts and gingerbread decorating to Christmas ghost stories!

Here are some of the highlights not to be missed:

Christmas Grotto: Ordsall Hall Sunday 20th December, 1.00-4.00pm
Christmas Grotto: Ordsall Hall Monday 21st December, 1.00-4.00pm
Christmas Extravaganza: Eccles Library Tuesday 22nd December, 2.00-4.00pm

Christmas Grotto at Ordsall Hall

Sunday 20 and Monday 21 December (1 – 4pm), £4 per child

Come and meet Father Christmas in his magical grotto and receive a gift! Ordsall Hall will be open for public tours.

Christmas Extravaganza at Eccles Library

Tuesday 22 December (2 – 4pm), Free

Enjoy a fantastically festive line-up including Christmas story-time, an elves’ workshop where children can decorate their own gingerbread man, face painting, mince pies and special appearance from Olaf the snowman.

If that isn’t enough festive cheer, special Christmas menus will be served at Salford Museum & Art Gallery from 14 until 18 December and at Ordsall Hall from now until 23 December. Here visitors can also pick up beautiful and unusual Christmas gifts, including handmade arts and crafts.

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