A Homemade Christmas

This year why not get into the festive spirit and by making your own Christmas decorations? Learn how to create magical table settings and how to make your own gingerbread decorations. This season start a new tradition. 

Breakfast with Santa

Bring the whole family and enjoy this special event. Kids can enjoy fun activities while having a chance to meet Santa himself, and receive a free early Christmas present.

Sign up today as places are limited and please only include your child’s name within the guest section to register.

*Only children who have registered will receive the present. Breakfasts and drinks can be purchased in the restaurant until 11am. However if you would like to meet Santa, it is advised that you arrive at the start of the event.

Santa's workshop: Decoration making

Get into the festive spirit with this workshop: our experts will show you how to brighten up your home with homemade decorations. This season start a new tradition. 

Storytelling with Santa

Santa is coming to town and he has many fantastic and magical stories to tell.

At this time of the year Santa is very busy so don't forget to book your place to see him! The sessions will welcome children under 12 years old with their parents in the Living Rooms Department.

*IKEA puts safety first and for this reason parents are not allowed to leave their children alone during this event.

The Santa Lucia buffet

On one of the longest nights of the year, the whole of Sweden brightens up by celebrating Santa Lucia. Join in the festivities and come in store on Thursday 13th December between 5pm - 8pm to enjoy a Smörgåsbord of Swedish treats.

Online reservations are fully booked but we still have tickets available to purchase from the Restaurant:
- IKEA FAMILY members £6.75
- Regular price £9.50
- Children under 12 £4.50

In order to prepare for the Santa Lucia celebration the Customer Restaurant will be closed from 3pm to 5pm, but customers will be able to use our Coffee Shop and IKEA Bistro.



Join our interior designers for a Christmas Treetorial. We'll show you clever tips and ideas to create a tree thats perfect for you. Old decorations or new, no matter your style or budget, you'll be a decorating-whizz in no time.