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Where to find Santa in Downham Market?

We all know where Father Christmas will be on Christmas Eve, but what about the days beforehand?

He’ll be here in Downham Market of course! The downhamweb team have been in touch with Santa’s Elves up in Lapland and they’ve informed us that Santa will be available in December 2016 as follows:

Out and About in the Town

Father Christmas is going to be about looking for well-behaved children in December. He starts on the Town Square next to the clock on Saturday 17th and then will be touring the town during the evenings of Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, the 20th, 21st and 22nd of December, between.

Listen out for the Christmas music and you’ll find him!

Saturday 17th,10am – 2pm
In the Town Square next to the clock.

Tuesday 20th, 5.30 – 7.30pm
Lavender Drive, with detours to various side streets in the ‘Herb estate’ finishing at Landseer Drive junction with Bexwell Road.

Wednesday 21st, 5.30 – 7.30pm
The Firs, Retreat Estate, Civray Avenue, with detours to various side streets in the Civray estate finishing at Hillcrest junction with Bexwell Road.

Thursday 22nd, 5.30 – 7.30pm
Paradise Road, Nelson Ave, Town Estate, Elizabeth Ave, Windsor St, Bennet St, finishing at Clackclose junction with Lynn Rd.

In His Grotto at Church Farm, Stow Bardolph

Father Christmas will be at Church Farm, in his wonderful woodland retreat, every Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday in December & Monday 19th to Friday 23rd December, 10am – 5pm.

Visit the nativity scenes which tell the Christmas story in the barn with real donkeys, sheep, rabbits and poultry. There is no need to book, as the farm operates a *no queuing* policy, just see the elf and she will give you a time to return if it’s busy. There will be some Christmas activities to enjoy while you wait.

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