Gruffalo and Santa Guided Walk

13 Nov 20 / News

It’s here! The biggest event of the year at Colin Glen… Visit Ireland’s only official Gruffalo Trail this Christmas, enjoy a Christmas themed walk with the family and visit Santa. Bring your little ones along and go right inside the glorious Gruffalo – enjoy arts and crafts and take home your very own Julia Donaldson book, certificate, sticker AND selection box!


  • Your own storyteller to tell the famous Gruffalo tale and The Stickman along the way
  • All children will participate in a special Christmas arts and crafts session to take home.
  • Every child (3+) receives a book by renowned author, Julia Donaldson, a special ‘I’ve met the Gruffalo’ certificate and sticker.
  • Each child/family will get to meet Santa in his grotto and receive a selection box.
  • Toddlers, aged under 3, are charged at a reduced rate (but do not receive a book or selection box)
  • Selected Thursday slots are available for Nursery Schools, Sure-Start groups and Mother/Toddler groups, Or contact us for further details.

Book your place:

Tickets are now on sale for this event –

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