There’s lots to do in Liverpool at any time of the year, but at Christmas it really comes alive with festive family activities, enchanting shows and unique experiences. Whether you fancy sipping hot chocolate at the markets or skating at the Ice Festival, there’s no shortage of Christmas magic! Let’s take a look at some of the best activities on offer… 


Liverpool Christmas Markets

Warm up with a mulled wine and browse the stalls at the Liverpool Christmas Markets. You can grab some amazing unique gifts, with everything from jewellery to personalised decorations. When you work up an appetite, there’s a range of different foods to indulge in from various cuisines. 

The kids will enjoy an outing at the Liverpool Christmas Market too, with rides, game stalls, and even a snow slide to keep them entertained! 


Liverpool Christmas Ice Festival 

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Skate on over to Liverpool’s iconic Pier Head to visit the icy winter wonderland that’s sure to get you in the Christmas spirit. There’s an outdoor ice rink and exhilarating ice slide for the adventurous, along with rides for younger children to enjoy too.

Delicious winter treats are available from a choice of food and drink stalls. Whether you want hot chocolate, mulled wine, or freshly made crepes, the Liverpool Ice Festival has something to suit!


Ultimate Christmas Experience at Otterspool Adventure

There’s so much to do at Otterspool Adventure this Christmas, with a pantomime, ice rink, and gingerbread decorating. You can even have breakfast with Santa himself in his grotto! And the little ones will love the Make-a-Bear workshop too, where they can make and take home their new fuzzy best friend.


Outside The Igloo 

Hosted in Liverpool’s Unity Theatre, Outside The Igloo is a festive interactive show about three penguins called Pixel, Crash, and Click. You’ll get to help them as they embark on a magical journey, swimming in frozen lakes, scaling enormous mountains and following cracks in the ice. The audience plays a big role in the show, so it’s sure to be a captivating adventure for any young explorers this Christmas! 


Enchanted at Knowsley Safari Park 

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Brighten up your festive season with a visit to Enchanted at Knowsley Safari Park. You’ll get to enjoy the safari after dark, with enchanting forest lights and amazing illuminated animals to guide your way. With music, rides for the thrill-seekers, and toasted marshmallows, it promises to be a Christmassy day out with so much to see and do. You can also add a Santa Experience to your booking to make your visit even more magical!


After you’ve enjoyed festive family fun in Liverpool, why not visit our used car showroom in Bootle to continue the excitement? With over 1500 used cars at great prices, you may just find the perfect present to treat yourself to this Christmas. And right now you can also come and see our magical Grotto! With presents, children’s goodie bags and the chance to meet Santa, you’re sure to make great memories at Motor Range this Christmas. Just stop by our showroom and enjoy the festive fun!