Santa's Wish - Tickets on Sale - Cardiff Christmas Festival 2023

Santa's Wish - Tickets on Sale - Cardiff Christmas Festival 2023

Cardiff Christmas Festival 2023 - Tickets on Sale

Available to 24 December 2023

Book now from £20.25

Get your Cardiff Christmas Festival discount tickets to Santa's Wish

For limited time, you can get your tickets to Santa's Wish at Sophia Gardens for 25% OFF! No code required, just check out your tickets and they're all yours. 

Suitable for all ages. Children’s tickets for aged 3-15, ‘Babes in arms’ not requiring their own seat, do not require a ticket.

The discount is included in the price, but you can also use the code 'WEB2023' to get an extra discount on your tickets!

Enjoy a magical family musical in one of the best Cardiff Christmas events 2023!

Are you looking for things to do in Cardiff this Christmas with the kids? One of the best family Christmas events in Cardiff this year is Santa's Wish, a family-friendly show taking place in the Spiegeltent at Sophia Gardens as part of Cardiff Christmas Festival for 2023.

This heart-warming family musical adventure, enriched with original songs, immersive storytelling and a sprinkling of circus magic is guaranteed to leave the whole family bursting with festive joy and happiness.

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Can you help Snowflake save Christmas?


Running Time: Approximately 1 Hour, 10mins (with no interval)

When booking your tickets, please note you don't need to select your seat as you'll get the best available at time of booking. You simply need to show up on the day, present your ticket and the teams there will show you to your seats.

Cardiff CF10 3RB

How to find us

All events take place within the grounds of Sophia Gardens, at the address: Glamorgan County Cricket Club, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, CF11 9XR

By foot: 

The most popular and pleasant means of reaching Sophia Gardens from Cardiff Central Station is on foot. The final part of the 15-minute leisurely stroll takes you along the banks of the River Taff through Bute Park and the grounds of Cardiff Castle.

By bike: 

A popular way to travel to the Stadium is by bicycle and we are in the ideal location to do so i.e. via the Taff Trail which runs from Cardiff Bay to Brecon. The Stadium has more than 30 cycle parking spaces located underneath the Jellyfish Family stand.

By coach: 

Regular high-speed coaches leave for Cardiff from many major locations in the UK – the National Express terminus is in Sophia Gardens, just a few minutes walk from the gardens.

By bus: 

Cardiff Bus services run regularly between Cardiff Central Station and Cathedral Road (adjacent to Sophia Gardens Cardiff). Routes going via Cathedral Road include:

  • Number 25 Circular Service to Llandaff North and North Road
  • Number 62 Service to Llandaff, Danescourt, Pentrebane, Fair Water & Canton.
  • Number 63 service Ffordd Berllan, Central Station, Radyr to Llandaff.

By car: 

From London: Travel time is approximately 3 hours via the M4 Westbound.

From Birmingham: Travel time is approximately 2.5 hours via M5 Southbound and then the M4 Westbound.

From the East: Exit the M4 at Junction 29 and follow the A48M towards Llandaff. Join Cardiff Road. The stadium is situated off Sophia Close which is on Cathedral Road.

From the West: Exit the M4 at Juntion 33. Follow the A4232 for 6.2 miles and exit on the slip road onto Leckwith Road. Follow the A4161 and then turn left onto Cathedral Road (A4119). Turn right onto Sophia Close where the Stadium is situated.

  • Toilets
  • Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Picnic tables and chairs
  • Outdoor heaters

People also ask:

Is Santa's Wish suitable for all ages? 

  • Santa's Wish is a family-friendly event for all ages. Children aged 3-15 require a ticket, whereas babies and toddlers aged two and under do not need a ticket, but must remain seated on an adults lap throughout the show. 

Are there any performances of Santa's Wish at Cardiff Christmas Festival for those with special needs or hearing disabilities?

  • Two performances of Santa's Wish on Sunday the 10th of December at 12:00pm and 14:30pm are relaxed performances, so that patrons with special needs can enjoy the show. There will also be a BSL interpreter for these performances. 

Can I be admitted to Santa's Wish if I arrive late?

  • Late arrivals will be admitted at a suitable point to the show to minimise disturbance to fellow audience members. 

Can I bring my dog to Cardiff Christmas Festival?

  • Dogs can not be admitted to any of the shows, with the exception of guide dogs. 

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