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Welcome return of popular Winter Wonderland family event to Burnley College this December

What: Burnley College Winter Wonderland
Where: Burnley College, Princess Way, Burnley, BB12 0AN
When:  Saturday, 4 December, 09:30 to 16:00

The countdown has started to the eagerly-anticipated 2021 Winter Wonderland celebration at Burnley College, as our Campus is magically transformed in to a seasonal spectacular for the senses.

There will be a wide variety of stalls offering the chance to pick up the perfect festive gift and delicious food and drink, as well as a range of fun-packed activities for all ages.

This is the seventh year that Burnley College has transformed its £100 million town centre Campus into a fun-packed Winter Wonderland for the day, helping families from across the region get into the festive spirit.

It’s a welcome return to the festivities, as the last time it was held in person was in 2019, pre-pandemic. To help control numbers and ensure the safety of visitors, our community and staff we’re asking all attendees to book a free ticket in advance online. See https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/winter-wonderland-2021-tickets-195929308837

Here are just some of the amazing activities that will be taking place on the day to get you in the festive spirit:

  • Festive Market Stalls
  • Bouncy Castle and Inflatables
  • Virtual Reality Experience
  • Esports Competitions
  • Ferris Wheel, Helter-Skelter and other Fairground Rides
  • Make a Reindeer
  • Variety of Craft Activities
  • Live Music – including local favourite Furious Styles
  • Delicious Seasonal Refreshments.

On the day there will also be a festive performance of ‘Cinderella’ by our talented Advanced Level Performing Arts and Dance Students. Tickets are just £8 per adult and £4 for children and must be booked online via the Winter Wonderland Eventbrite link above.


“Winter Wonderland has been a highlight of the region’s festive calendar for many years now. We’re delighted to be returning ‘in person’ in 2021 and can’t wait to welcome families to our amazing Campus which will be transformed for the day.

“Burnley College is proud to at the heart of the community, staging this free event for local families to enjoy and spreading some festive cheer. Please, book your tickets now and join us for a day to remember on 4 December.”

Karen Buchanan

Principal of Burnley College