This Christmas Sheppy's Cider Farm is expecting a very special visitor – Father Christmas! 

Father Christmas is excited to greet children in Mrs Claus' Kitchen. Children will get to meet Father Christmas and receive an age appropriate gift.

Once you've met Father Christmas, there will still be plenty to do including visiting our Christmas craft fair (2nd and 3rd December only), completing our Christmas activity trail (included with your ticket), winter walks around our orchards and, of course, our café will be open for hot food and drinks to take-away or eat-in.

Tickets and Pricing:

Ticket prices are £12.50 per child.
Ticket includes visit with Father Christmas and and age appropriate gift as well as an activity trail sheet (worth £2.50).


Grotto Opening Hours:

Saturday 2nd December 10am- 4pm

Sunday 3rd December 10am - 4pm 

Monday 4th December 3pm - 6pm 

Tuesday 5th December 3pm - 6pm 

Wednesday 6th December 3pm - 6pm

Thursday 7th December 3pm - 6pm

Friday 8th December 3pm - 6pm

Saturday 9th December 10am- 4pm

Sunday 10th December 10am - 4pm

Additional Information:

Please read the following carefully before booking your tickets:

  • Father Christmas can see a maximum of two children at the same time. 
  • All children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Due to our age-appropriate gifting, we will require the age of the children attending at the time of booking.
  • Please arrive just before your slot, if you arrive too early you will be asked to remain outside. If you arrive late, you may miss your slot.
  • When you book online, you will receive a confirmation email. When you check in, you must be ready to show the QR code as either a print out, or screenshot of your confirmation email. If you don’t receive one you within 24 hours you must email to ensure that your booking is confirmed.
  • Sheppy's House of Cider reserves the right to cancel or make changes to the event without prior notice.
  • Tickets are non-refundable except in the event of Cancellation by Sheppy's House of Cider to which you will be notified.