Saturday, 28 November 2015

Events for the Christmas Period at Dunstable Downs


Christmas Wreath Making

Chiltern Gateway Centre, on Dunstable Downs
Fri 04 Dec 2015 10:00 - 12:00
Sat 05 December 2015 10:00 - 12:00
11 December 2015 10:00 - 12:00
12 December 2015 10:00 - 12:00

Make wreaths with materials sourced from the local area.
£25 per person including a hot drink and mince pie.
Why not join us for lunch afterwards?
Booking essential ~ Call 01582 500920
dunstabledowns@nationaltrust.org.uk
Dogs are not welcome at this event.



Christmas Tree Dressing Day

Chiltern Gateway Centre, on Dunstable Downs
Sun 06 Dec 2015 ~ 11:00 - 15:00
Help dress their Christmas tree, cut from the beautiful and well-managed Whipsnade Tree Cathedral. Write a wish to hang on the tree or make your own decoration.
Booking not needed.
Assistance dogs are welcome.


Family Walk

Chiltern Gateway Centre, on Dunstable Downs
Sun 06 Dec 2015 ~ 14:00 - 15:30
Grab your wellies and join the Rangers for a family walk. Complete some of the '50 things to do before you're 11 3/4' on the way and collect stickers and scrapbooks when you get back.
Booking not needed.
Dogs are not welcome at this event.



Breakfast with Father Christmas

Chilterns Gateway Centre, Dunstable Downs.
8 December 2015 10:15 - 12:00
10 December 2015 10:15 - 11:00
14 December 2015 10:15 - 12:00 Sold out
16 December 2015 10:15 - 12:00
18 December 2015 10:15 - 12:00
Enjoy a delicious breakfast with Father Christmas and his elves in the View Café on Dunstable Downs. Place a wish on the Christmas Tree, receive a lovely gift and a certificate to prove you met Father Christmas.
Booking essential. Call 01582 500920. dunstabledowns@nationaltrust.org.uk
Admission Price: Child £7.00
Assistance dogs are welcome.



Regiment Fitness 3K "Jingle Jog"

12 December 2015 11:30 - 12:00
Come and join Regiment Fitness on a fun and festive 3K Jingle Jog! Get in the spirit on race day by dressing up in a festive costume. The Jingle Jog is all about having fun, getting dressed up and having a great time with the family.
Booking essential. contact@regimentfitness.co.uk / Call 01582 658569
Admission Price, Child £5.00, Adult £10.00



Carol Singing at the Downs

Chilterns Gateway Centre, Dunstable Downs.
Sun 13 Dec 2015 ~ 14:30 - 15:30
Bring your Christmas cheer and be of good voice, join with the local Salvation Army choir for traditional carols.
Booking not needed.
Dogs are not welcome at this event.
dunstabledowns@nationaltrust.org.uk Call 01582 500920


Boxing Day 'Burn Off Christmas' Walk

Chilterns Gateway Centre, Dunstable Downs.
Sat 26 Dec 2015  ~ 11:00 - 12:30
£2.50 car parking charge for non- National Trust members. National Trust members park for free.
Join the National Trust Rangers for a breath of fresh air on this one and a half hour walk.
Booking essential. dunstabledowns@nationaltrust.org.uk - Call 01582 500920
Admission Prices: All £2.00


New Year's Resolution Walk

Chilterns Gateway Centre, Dunstable Downs.
Fri 01 Jan 2016 ~ 11:00 - 12:30
Join the National Trust Rangers for a breath of fresh air on this one and a half hour walk.
Booking essential. Call 01582 500920. dunstabledowns@nationaltrust.org.uk
Admission Prices: All £2.00
Car parking charge of £2.50 per car, free for National Trust members.

By road

on B4541 west of Dunstable. Sat Nav: use LU6 2GY (or LU6 2TA for older equipment)
Google Map Link. 
Parking: Dunstable Downs, off B4541 (pay and display); Whipsnade crossroads (Whipsnade Heath), junction of B4541 and B4540
More information: http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/dunstable-downs-and-whipsnade-estate/whats-on