The Suffolk Punch Trust

  • 01394 411327
  • .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Find us. Map & directions. Contact us
Join our mailing list Find us on Trip Advisor

Support the Trust

Become a friend, adopt a horse, arrange a gift or donate - click here to help us

News & Events



Christmas at The Suffolk Punch Trust

Christmas at The Suffolk Punch Trust

Come and visit Santa this Christmas at The Suffolk Punch Trust!


Santa’s Grotto, Christmas Farmyard

8th-9th and 15th - 16th December 2018 | 10:30am - 16:00pm

Santa will be arriving on our festive Suffolk Punch cart at 10:55am,
ready for Santa’s Grotto to open at 11:00am*

*Santa will be available to meet children as specific times during the day, visit the link above for full details and to book tickets. EARLY BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL - book online or call 01394 411327. Event may be subject to change.

Santa’s Grand Arrival - An event certainly not to be missed! Santa will be arriving on our festive Suffolk Punch drawn cart at 10:55am on both days

Christmas Farmyard - Meet our beautiful farm animals and endangered Suffolk Punch horses in our magical Christmas Farmyard

Shop- The perfect opportunity to pick up quality crafts and gifts ready for the Christmas season from our Gift Shop

Suffolk Punch Café - Delicious home-cooked food and drinks

Christmas Raffle - Don’t forget to buy your tickets for your chance to win one of our many fantastic prizes, including Suffolk Punch Trust merchandise, gift vouchers and much more…

Thank you to the following local businesses for supporting our event…

The Suffolk Punch Trust Santa’s Grotto Terms and Conditions 8th,9th,15th,16th

December 2018

This Santa’s Grotto is operated by The Suffolk Punch Trust,
registered charity number 1100596, all proceeds from this event will support
our charitable work. Santa’s Grotto will be held in our Christmas Farmyard, an
area where farm animals will be present. Accessibility Santa’s Grotto will be
held in our Christmas Farmyard, a short walk on a concrete track from our
Visitor Centre and is accessible by wheelchair users, although some parts of
the track are slightly uneven. Admission Pre-booking tickets is highly
advisable. Tickets can be purchased online through TicketSource, or direct from
our office: 01394 411327. All tickets are sold subject to availability. Each
ticket is valid for the admission of one child only. Up to two
parents/guardians may enter Santa’s Grotto free of charge with a ticketed child
to watch their child meet Santa. There will be no professional photography, but
all ticketed children will be given the opportunity to have a photograph with
Santa, and their accompanying parents/guardians on their own camera/mobile
phone if they wish. Each ticket is valid for a maximum of 5 minutes inside
Santa’s Grotto, within the selected time slot. Santa’s Grotto may be busy
during the Christmas event, therefore we kindly ask visitors to arrive at least
5 minutes before their selected time slot to ensure Santa has enough time to
see every booked visitor. It may not be possible to accommodate late arrivals,
and no refunds will be given. The Suffolk Punch Trust reserves the right to
refuse admission to Santa’s Grotto in reasonable circumstances, including but
not limited to, health and safety reasons, unacceptable behaviour or where a
ticket is void. No refunds will be given to ticket holders who are refused
entry or asked to leave due to, but not limited to, the examples above.
Visitors may be required to join a short queue to visit Santa’s Grotto during
their selected time slot. There will be plenty of things to see whilst you’re
waiting, including our Christmas Farmyard. Presents Children will receive an
age specific small gift from Santa, included in the Santa’s Grotto admission
fee. Gift age ranges are only suggestions and the products may not be suitable
for all children. Presents cannot be exchanged during or after visiting Santa’s
Grotto. The Suffolk Punch Trust accepts no fault of injury caused by a Santa’s
Grotto present and presents should be used under adult supervision. Presents
are only available to children with a valid ticket. Changes to the event The
Suffolk Punch Trust reserves the right to change the advertised dates, opening
hours and schedule of the Grotto without notice or liability, where it is
necessary to do so for reasons beyond our reasonable control. We will do our
best to notify customers of any changes as soon as possible by means of contact
details provided at the time of booking. The Suffolk Punch Trust, IP12 3JR
Registered Charity Number 1100596

Click here to download

News archive

Upcoming Events

Recent Events

19 August 2018
Annual Horse and Dog Show

Come and support us at our Annual Horse and Dog Show held at The Suffolk Punch Trust on Sunday 19th August. We have a variety of classes to suit all ages, sizes and experience. This show is perfect for novices and beginner riders and horses/ponies, there really is no pressure just come along and have some fun with your four legged friends!! This really is a great day out for all the family to enjoy. The horse classes commence at 9.00am The dog classes commence at 12.00pm All classes can be found on and our Facebook page

Read more >

1 July 2018
Have You Heard

This Bank Holiday Sunday 26th August we have local Country and Western Band Jefferson County playing between 12 - 3pm also our favourite clown Chrysalis will be here to entertain the children from 11.30am to 3pm

Read more >