Frost Fest 2022

Wigan borough is getting ready for Christmas. Events are taking place across the borough throughout December, follow Visit Wigan on social for the latest headline event updates and community events.

Enjoy free weekend parking and weekdays after 3pm up until 6th January 2023 on all council owned car parks in Wigan and Leigh.

Shopping Centre Christmas activity

Grand Arcade

Have you heard Santa and his elves are going to Wigan in December? Santa has brought his sparkly grotto to the Grand Arcade from Thursday 1st December right up to Christmas eve.

Price: £5 per child (ticket includes entry with a gift), book your tickets now (external link).

Spinninggate shopping centre

Spinninggate in Leigh has so much festive fun to enjoy throughout December with carol singing, 12 days of Christmas giveaways, festive entertainment every Saturday, festive giveaways, plus free weekend parking.

There will also be free santa visits in December, Thursday – Saturday, 12:30pm - 4:30pm and Sunday 11am - 3pm.