Christmas events in Solihull – Paul Lowe

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Christmas is a time that is full of festive cheer and there is nothing more exciting than venturing out into ‘Winter Wonderland’ and visiting those Christmas events in Solihull.

Here are some not to be missed Christmas events in Solihull suitable for the family and people of all ages.


Solihull Arts Complex, Theatre Square, Touchwood, Solihull, B91 3RG

T: 0121 704 6962

Christmas marks the start of the Panto season, so why not take a trip down to Theatre Square to

watch Solihull Arts Complex present Cinderella. Cinderella is the traditional family pantomime

suitable for all ages, written by and starring Malcolm Stent with a full professional ensemble cast

with live music. The show lasts for 2hrs 15 minutes including the interval, with ticket prices starting at £15 to £18.50

(family ticket of £66 available for certain shows). The play is running up until January 4th.

Christmas Solihull market

The Solihull Christmas market is not to be missed, featuring no less than fifty stunning, traditional stalls, painted in festive Farrow & Ball colours with sparkling, snow-capped rooftops.You’ll discover an excellent range of gifts for all, including candles, jewellery, decorations and

wooden toys. When you’ve exhausted the stalls you can soak up the festive atmosphere in Solihull’s exclusive German inspired bar ‘The Merry Monk’ in Mell Square.

If that wasn’t enough of a reason to visit, you can sample a range of some of the finest German beers, or a festive Glühwein. Savour a delicious hot chocolate or an espresso in the cafés around the town centre.

Solihull is well known for its shopping. The high street, features popular brands such as Hollister and

Apple, and major department stores like John Lewis and House of Fraser. Whatever is on your loved

one’s list this Christmas, the chances are you will find it whilst shopping in Solihull.

Santa’s Grotto

Solihull High Street, Solihull, West Midlands, B91 3SR

T: 01159 054 047

Opening at the following times:

November 29th – December 21st

Monday to Friday: 10am – 5:30pm

December 15th – December 20th

Monday to Friday: 10am – 6:30pm

Saturdays: 10am – 5:30pm

Sundays: 11am – 5pm

Santa’s very own Grotto opens on the High Street until Sunday 21st December. Look out for snow as he will be using his magic to make sure snow falls on his sparkling roof every day! Book here to make sure your children don’t miss out on their visit.

Please be aware that bookings cannot be made on the internet on the same day as your planned visit. You will need to go to the Grotto, located on the High street, Solihull, on arrival. If your chosen day is fully booked, walk-in bookings are subject to availability at the Grotto.Are you planning to visit any Christmas events in Solihull this Christmas? Why not share your thoughts and experiences on our Facebook page.