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5 Christmas events to go to by neon

New to on-demand coach journeys?

Published - 12/11/2019

It might just be the future of travel! Here’s how it works.

  1. Think of an event or destination you’d love to go to.
  2. Go to getneon.co.uk.
  3. Request a service or join an existing one.
  4. Wait for a confirmation notice and enjoy your coach journey!

Now that you’re ready to go with neon, here are some amazing festive events happening around the country to travel to.

1) Christmas at Chatsworth House, Derbyshire

9 November 2019 - 5 January 2020

Image credit: Facebook - ChatsworthHouse

This beautiful stately home is something to behold year-round, but we think it’s that much more special at Christmas.

Explore the picturesque gardens, marvel at the fantastic Christmas decorations covering the entire house and much more, all in the theme of an amazing festive adventure.

Book your tickets now, find out more about Derby and request your neon coach travel.

2) The Sparkling After Dark Trail, Kew, Richmond

20 November 2019 - 5 January 2020

Image credit: Facebook - KewGardens

Returning for a seventh year, this immensely popular trail features everything from sparkling Christmas trees to laser projections and singing holly bushes!

You can finish off the feel-good festive walk with spiced cider, mulled wine or a little hot chocolate. Plus, if you’ve built up an appetite, there’ll be plenty of sumptuous street food vendors to satisfy even the pickiest elves!

Find tickets at kew.org, discover more in London and request a neon service today.

3) Wincanton’s Big Day Out, Wincanton Racecourse

Boxing Day, 26 December 2019

Image credit: Facebook - WincantonRaces

A longstanding tradition for racing fans and holidaymakers alike, Wincanton’s Big Day Out not only features a day packed with horse racing action but also entertains with live music, food and drink and more.

Wrap up warm, walk off the turkey and place your bets for a unique day out.

Book your tickets at thejockeyclub.co.uk and request your neon travel.

4) Lapland UK, Ascot

16 November - 24 December

Image credit: Facebook - LaplandUK

Enjoy a whole world of wintery fun as Ascot transforms into beautiful Lapland this Christmas. Your family will be part of the story of Father Christmas in this immersive experience, trying out everything from toy making to playing in the ‘snow’ and meeting Santa himself!

Book tickets today and request your neon journey.

5) Ice Village, Manchester

8 November 2019 - 5 January 2020

Image credit: Twitter @TheIceVillage

Manchester’s Ice Village features so many activities you may have to neon your way there twice! From exploring the brand new Ice Cavern, with over 100 interactive ice sculptures, to the excellent Ice Tiki Bar, Manchester’s first ice bar with a funky island twist!

Plus, with ice skating, market stalls, games, activities and meeting the big man himself (Santa!), Manchester is definitely home to Christmas in 2019.

Book tickets to all of the above at icevillage.co.uk, find out more about Manchester and request your neon travel now.


While these are some of our favourite events happening over Christmas, there are hundreds more waiting for you and plenty of reasons to travel by neon to them.

Get inspired and find out more about our on-demand coach travel at getneon.co.uk.

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