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Santa Claus at The Ballance House

118a Lisburn Road, Glenavy, CRUMLIN, County Antrim, BT29 4NY
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Visit to Santa: £5. Pre-booking advisable. (Note that a few children will be booked in a time slot so please bear with us on the day and we will do our best to keep to time!).  Book at

**No need to book in advance for this event if you are not visiting Santa**

Soup & sandwiches in the tea barn with plenty of sweet treats, face-painting and choir singing.  Start your seasonal shopping in our Craft Market.  Tea Barn and Exhibition open.

Event entrance: adults £4, children free.  Enjoy a complimentary festive beverage with your entrance and a free craft for the kids.

Get out your Christmas jumpers, elf suits and Santa hats - all welcome!

(All proceeds go towards the upkeep of The Ballance House).  



  • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities
  • Guide dogs permitted
  • Toilets for disabled visitors

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