Free festive events from Blue Light Tickets this Christmas!

Free festive events from Blue Light Tickets this Christmas!

It’s that time again!

Christmas is just around the corner and the shops are already jam-packed with trees, advent calendars and turkeys.

If, like us, you’re already in the festive spirit, you’ll love what Blue Light Tickets has to offer over the Christmas period. It doesn’t matter if you’re a family of four, a new couple, or a group of mates just looking to do something a little different, we’ve got something for you! 

All events listed are free, but please note that tickets are distributed via a ballot process. Entering the ballots does not guarantee tickets. Good luck!

Lap of Lights at Silverstone Circuit | 24th November 2021 

Silverstone Circuit is being transformed this Christmas into a festive wonderland for all the family. You’ll get the chance to drive around the famous Formula 1 circuit, following Santa on his journey around the world while enjoying a fabulous show of laser beams and more than 400,000 lights!

The fun doesn’t stop there! The pits have also been transformed into an alpine wonderland, complete with the ‘Ice Trak’ - the first ice skating rink to appear in a pit lane, along with a welcoming winter lodge. The Lodge will host oodles of family-friendly activities such as axe throwing, curling and live music as well as a children’s cinema and sweetie bar, along with plenty of festive food and drink. Please note that one ticket is for one car. Click here to enter the ballot.

Hamleys Santa’s Grotto | Multiple dates available

Santa and his loveable elves are preparing for your visit to the Hamleys North Pole at The Finest Toy Shop in the World.

Join them this Christmas for fun, magic and theatre, be involved with their festivities, and get chance to spend time with Santa himself!

That’s not all! You’ll also receive an extra special gift bag to take home with you and each little guest will get chance to play with our Hamleys elves and experience the magic of Christmas surrounded by the finest toys in the world! Please note, Santa’s Grotto is available at our Regent Street Store only. One ticket is the entry for up to six people to Hamleys. Click here to enter the ballot.

Christmas light trails | Multiple venues and dates available


This festive season, we’re delighted to offer free tickets to Christmas light trail events at ten stunning locations across the UK. Dazzle your family and enjoy an evening of wonder, breath-taking light displays and delicious food at one of the following venues: Delamere Forest, Wimpole, Dunham Massey, Blenheim Palace, Stourhead, The Botanics, Gibside, Kingston Lacy, Hillsborough Castle and Gardens and Killerton. Click here to choose your venue and enter the ticket ballot.

Christmas football and rugby | Multiple clubs, venues and dates available

Christmas lights and toy shops not your thing? Fear not! We’re delighted to have tickets to a range of matches over the coming months, including Wales versus Fiji at the Autumn Nations Series and a New Year’s Day match between Sheffield United and Middlesbrough at Bramall Lane. For the full list of matches, click here.

Free Dover ferry crossings | Multiple dates available 

Set sail from Dover to Calais or Dunkirk and explore France and beyond. With unlimited luggage and travel in your car, you can bring as much as you like or even stock up on Duty-Free offers in onboard and port side shops. Whether it's a relaxing weekend away, a short break hiking in Normandy, or a road trip on the continent, we’ve got you covered! Please note that this must be redeemed by 15th December. Click here to find out more and enter the ballot.

Dogfest Christmas at Crystal Palace Park | 27th November

It’s time to let pup know that Santa Paws is coming to town at the first-ever DogFest Christmas! Bring your four-legged best friend to a dog-friendly festive day out at Crystal Palace Park on Saturday 27th November.

It’s the opportunity to get all your Christmas shopping done whilst enjoying some festive food and drink alongside your pooch. Head out on one of our Santa Paws dog walks to enjoy a stunning winter walk around Crystal Palace Park, see if you win Best In Show in the Festive Fun Dog Show, weave jump and dive around the Dogstacle Course, test your speed as you race over hay bales at the Santa Dash, get expert advice in the Obedience Ring and snap a photo of you and your dog worthy for your Christmas card this year. To enter the ticket ballot, click here.

Ice Skating at the Natural History Museum | Multiple dates available

Set against the backdrop of the Waterhouse building, the ice rink at the Natural History Museum is one of the most magical places to be this winter. Experience the thrill of skating surrounded by fairy lights nestled in frost-covered trees, with the smell of mulled wine in the air. Whether you can dance on ice like Torvill and Dean or are the embodiment of Bambi, a visit to the Museum’s ice rink is a must this festive season. Click here to choose a date and enter the ticket ballot.