Whether you are dreaming of becoming an ice prince or princess, or just want to get into the festive spirit, make sure you visit Shrewsbury's largest outdoor synthetic skating rink this winter.
Located at Love2Stay, the spectacular outdoor synthetic rink will be open in the run up to Christmas. To adhere to Covid-19 restrictions, the rink will be limited to 10 skaters at any one time.
Group bookings available at selected times for schools, youth groups and autism friendly sessions please email firstname.lastname@example.org to enquire.
£8.50 per person (45 mins)
Open 10am – 6pm daily (Last session at 5pm)
>> Booking available at Love2Stay
Nothing says Christmas quite like an early visit to Santa. From 5 December Santa’s elves will be at Love2Stay to guide you through the woodland path to Santa’s hidden grotto. Inside you will spend some time with the main man himself and receive a gift and souvenir photo.
Cost: £9 per child. Accompanying adults are free. We are limited to 4 people per family to attend each Grotto due to Covid-19, we will be monitoring the Government Guidelines as they change.
Book Now to reserve your place.
Your very own virtual festive family fun run of 5k or 10k! Run, jog or walk it at your own pace, on your preferred route, with a Santa suit provided for you.
All entrants will get their own Santa suit and bespoke medal so you can look and feel festive! Christmas cheer is not cancelled, join us as we raise funds for Shrewsbury Town in the Community at the same time as spreading festive cheer and having fun.
Choose your distance (5k or 10k), choose your date (any time from 3 Dec onwards), choose your start time and your route, and join in on the fun! You can run it, walk it, even complete it on a treadmill - it is your race at your pace, in your place. Once you have completed, just email us a photo of your Garmin/TomTom/Fitbit etc to email@example.com or tag us in your selfie social media posts.
Cost: £10 per entry - including suit, medal and donation to STitC
>> Reserve your place online at Love2Stay.
Collection of suit and medal to be from Love2Stay from 3 Dec.
Following on from the success of 2019 event, the Elf Dash returns for under 8’s, virtually!
Jingle all the way around your chosen route to receive a festive medal to celebrate your achievement! All entrants will get their own elf suit and medal so you can look and feel festive.
Your race. at your pace, in your place. Once you have completed, just email us your 'Elfie Selfie' to firstname.lastname@example.org or tag us in on social media.
Cost: £6 per entry - including suit, medal and donation to STitC
>> Reserve your place at Love2Stay.
Collection of suit and medal to be from Love2Stay from 3 December.
Join Santa for tea at Love2Stay this Christmas. Children’s ticket includes freshly made pizza, drink and festive treat. Adult ticket includes hot drink and festive treat. One bubble/extended family per table, maximum numbers in line with Government guidelines.
(Please note for 2020 no film will be shown due to Covid-19 restrictions).
Wednesday – Friday 4pm sitting
Saturday – Sunday 11am, 2pm and 4pm sittings
Advance bookings only. Booking available online.
>> Book children
>> Book adults
The annual Shropshire Handmade and Creative Christmas fair will continue this year and will be hosted as an Outdoor Christmas Market within the beautiful grounds of Love2Stay.
We will host up to 50 local traders offering handmade, home designed, artisan and products and foods suitable for gifts or a self-indulgent treat. Festive food and drink will be available from our street food vendors and from Love2stay cafe.
This is the ideal place to start (or finish) your Christmas shopping and we are confident that you will find something for everyone on your gift list this year!
Wrap up warm and join us for a weekend of shopping and glowing festive vibes.
FREE tickets must be booked to allow us to adhere to Covid-19 measures, we ask all visitors to socially distance and follow the one-way system around the market. Ticket admission allows you access to the market area for 2 hours. Please visit the event page for more information.
Whether you are craving a more traditional experience, or simply enjoy the festive smell of pine in the air, selecting and decorating a real Christmas tree is something the whole family can participate in.
Come and enjoy all our Christmas activities and while you are here, buy a real Christmas tree from Love Plants! Both cut and pot grown trees available.
Prices start from £22
Monday – Friday, 9am – 12pm throughout December
Take a break from festive preparations to treat yourself and a friend to an indulgent morning treat. Enjoy a festive hot drink to really get you in the Christmas spirit, alongside a sweet festive treat. £5 per person and no need to book.
Starts 3 December – 23 December
We will be spreading some festive sparkle in our elves workshop. Activities suitable for ages 4+.
Starts 3 December – 23 December
Watch a festive film in our winter cinema, with popcorn for £3pp. A variety of children’s films will be shown throughout the festive period, with a movie special on Friday nights which includes a flatbread margarita pizza, soft drink, bag of popcorn & cinema ticket. All for £12pp.
Call Us: 01743 583124