Christmas in July delight: Enchanted Forest of Lights

Christmas in July delight: Enchanted Forest of LightsWinter-lovers and the Christmas crazed community will agree that it is the most unexpectedly wonderful time of the year – Christmas in July! It’s a time when the sunny Southern Hemisphere breaks out the tinsel and lights to experience our very own Winter Christmas.

For those Durbanites not wanting to dust off the Christmas tree just yet, from the 5th to 28th July 2019, 5pm to 12am daily, Wavepark at Gateway Theatre of Shopping is inviting families, couples, groups and corporates to experience a Winter Wonderland of Christmas-themed fun.

What to expect at the Christmas in July 2019?

The main exhibit of the event is The Enchanted Forest of Lights, a 300m walking trail lit up by thousands of rainbow coloured lights, sure to bring joy to your inner child. A Christmas music performance will put you in a festive mood and the eco-friendly artificial snow provides the perfect excuse to put on your Winter boots and escape for a magical evening!

All of these activities, including a Christmas art exhibition featuring various sculptures and paintings, are included in the price of your admission ticket. Other activities available on the day will include taking instant photos with Santa Clause, Christmas rides and a snow pit. Tickets for these activities will be available at the venue for R30 per person.

Ticket prices:
Standard Tickets (if you book after the 1st of July 2019):
Kids – R65
Adults – R85

Family Special – R240 is for 2 adults and 2 kids only.
Group Special 8 people – R460
Group Special 16 people  – R870

Kids below 2 years of age will enter free of charge.
For more information you can email, visit the website, or call 060 421 4315.

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