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Super Santa Specials Season 2018 with humorous tour and show at Santa’s Village  
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Gifts from Santa on The Derwent Valley Light Railway. Laden with his heavy sacks of presents, Santa boards all of the Santa Specials trains and working his way steadily through each train, Santa will meet every child on the trains and give each of them an age appropriate gift. This provides great photo- opportunities to start families 2018 Christmas albums.   The Santa Special Event calendar at Murton Park December 2018:               Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd               Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th Saturday 15th Just three more 2018 Event dates still to go:                  Sunday 16th                    Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd     Admission from 9.30 am. Last admission 3.00 pm. Santa’s Grotto. For another photo-opportunity after your train journey, catch Santa in his Grotto on Murton Park Station. Chief Elf Bauble takes you on a tour to visit the elves and see their performance at Santa’s Village. In 2016, the Elves returned to school, Yuleskool. Their mischievous antics and attitudes turned out to be a little “unscholarly,” but hilariously entertaining. In 2017, on the tours of Santa’s Village, we discovered that the elves had decided to go into politics!   >> >> >> They entertained everyone in a very funny show in which they pledged their heartfelt political promises. At the end of the tour, there were ballot boxes with voting papers for those who wished to cast their votes. This year, their antics are again hilarious and highly entertaining. Come along and start your Christmas entertainment with a sack-full of laughs suitable for the whole family to enjoy together in the Elves’ Bake-off 2018. Opening times. The Santa Special Event is open from 09:30 with last admission at 15:00. Murton Park cannot allow you admission any later as there would not be time for you to visit the whole experience. Admission Prices Children £10                                            No pre-booking is necessary. Adults £7 Treats for the grown-ups too. Later in the main building, adults get treats too, with their families reflecting on the day’s fun, each adult is treated to a mince pie and either a complimentary glass of sherry or a complimentary soft drink/fruit juice. So, in an atmosphere of relaxation, review your photographs and relive the fun and highlights of your day and the Christmas feeling has begun. Catering. Lifestyle Catering Ltd. will be offering snacks and light refreshments in the Farmhouse Kitchen Café throughout the Santa Specials. Clothing and Footwear. Please note that some of the events take place outdoors, for example while touring between buildings in Santa’s Winter Wonderland Village. So, please wear clothing and footwear appropriate to the weather on the day, so that you can comfortably enjoy the fun of all the events.
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Train ride. Presents from Santa for the Children. Of course! But there are also           an elf guided tour of Santa’s Village & a side splitting show with uproarious antics from the colourful mischievous elves in Murton Park’s Santa Special Event. Start your Christmas fun here.  See pictures from 2016 & 2017: 
Santa Special Pics. 2017
Santa Special Pics. 2016
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The elves are having baking competitions at Murton Park’s Santa Special Event. These are sure to be some hilarious “Bake Offs”.
Santa Specials with BIG PLUSSES. Train ride. Presents from Santa for the Children. Of course! But there are also            an elf guided tour of Santa’s Village  & a very humorous show in Murton Park’s Santa Special Event. Start your Christmas fun here.  See pictures from 2016 & 2017: The elves are having baking competitions at Murton Park’s Santa Special Event. These are  hilarious “Bake Offs”.  Don’t miss this year’s Family Fun across Murton Park with Santa and his Elves on another of their annual December visits. In 2018’s Super Santa Special Season, Santa’s Winter Wonderland Village will again be opened up and Santa will join in the Seasonal mirth and merriment here. Every year, the theme is different, but it’s always great fun and not to be missed. Santa Specials run on The Derwent Valley Light Railway. The Derwent Valley Light Railway is providing Santa with train transport to ensure that the whole  operation runs smoothly. Laden with his heavy sacks of presents, Santa boards all of the Santa Special trains which will be running from Murton Park Station on the following dates in December:                                                                                                                Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd                                                                                Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th                                                                                    Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th                                                                                Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd                                                                                      from 9.30 am. Last admission 3.00 pm Gifts from Santa and great photo opportunities aboard the Santa Specials trains. Every child on the trains will be looking forwards to meeting Santa during the Santa Special train journey and each receives from him an age appropriate gift. Meeting Santa provides great photo- opportunities to start families 2018 Christmas albums. Santa’s Grotto. For another photo-opportunity after your journey, catch Santa in his Grotto on Murton Park Station.   Chief Elf Bauble takes you on a tour to visit the elves. In 2016, the Elves returned to school, Yuleskool. Their mischievous antics and attitudes turned out to be a little “unscholarly,” but hilariously entertaining. In 2017, on the tours of Santa’s Village, we discovered that the elves had decided to go into politics! We heard their heartfelt political promises and at the end of the tour, we could vote for our choices of the candidates. What will those mischievous elves be up to this year? Their antics are sure to be once again hilarious and highly entertaining. Come along and start your Christmas entertainment with a sack-full of laughs suitable for the whole family to enjoy together. Will there be an Elf Bake-off in 2018? Opening times. The Santa Specials event is open from 09:30 with last admission at 15:00. We cannot allow you admission any later as there would not be time for you to visit the whole experience. Admission Prices. Children £10                                           Adults £7 No pre-booking is necessary. Treats for the grown-ups too. As we said above, each child receives a gift from Santa on the train, but what about the adults? Well, adults get treats too - later in the main building, with their families reflecting on the day’s fun, each adult is treated to a mince pie and either a complimentary glass of sherry or a complimentary soft drink/fruit juice. So, in an atmosphere of relaxation, review your photographs and relive the fun and highlights of your day and the spirit of a family Christmas will feel to have taken root. Catering. Lifestyle Catering Ltd. will be offering snacks and light refreshments in the Farmhouse Kitchen Café throughout the Santa Specials. Clothing and Footwear. Please note that some of the events take place outdoors, for example while touring between buildings in Santa’s Winter Wonderland Village. So, please wear clothing and footwear appropriate to the weather on the day, so that you can comfortably enjoy the fun of all the events.
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Derwent Valley Light Railway ℅ Murton Park, Murton Lane, Murton, York, YO19 5UF
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Derwent Valley Light Railway Society  is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registered number 1161623
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