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image for Children's Activity Event item typeFree Snowy Garden Pop Up at Meadows Shopping Centre

Family Event, Thu 30 Nov - Thu 21 Dec 2017, free entry

Meadows Christmas

Meadows Christmas


Lauren Gillion

01245 346266


Meadows Management Site,
42-47 High Street,


The Meadows will host a pop up snow garden to bring festive cheer to Chelmsford in the build up to Christmas .The garden will be filled with soft and fluffy fake snow, and be decorated with Christmas trees and snowmen to make a fun play area for families.

Launching on 30th November, it will be free to shoppers in the centre until 10th December. On Saturday 2nd and 9th December, lucky shoppers who visit the snow garden may also find some Christmas treats hidden beneath the snow.

In addition to this, late night shoppers can visit The Meadows on Thursday’s evenings from 30th November – 21st December when the centre will be open until 8pm and offering some extra festive activities

Thursday evening customers that shop between 5pm – 8pm on the 30th November can receive a free Christmas tote bag, ideal for gift shopping. On 7th December, they can enjoy a silent disco while they shop, and on 14th December customers can make their own personalised Christmas gift. For more information on the Christmas event schedule visit the Meadows website.

This year, The Meadows’ website will feature a fantastic online advent calendar. Launching on 1st December, customers who visit the website and open the numbered box matching the date will find an exclusive offer or discount and wonderful prizes to be won! A new gift or offer will be featured every day, so shoppers should be sure to check daily to be in for a chance to win.

Baby changing facilitiesCash PointDisabled toiletsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPostboxPublic toiletsPushchairs availableWheelchairs available

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 30 Nov - Thu 21 Dec 2017


Free entry

Events at this Venue

date event
Thu 30 Nov - Thu 21 Dec Free Snow Garden Pop up
Thu 30 Nov - Thu 21 Dec Free Snowy Garden Pop Up



Plan route to Meadows Shopping Centre using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TL 710065  Lat: 51.73113 Long: 0.47479

The meadows is easily accessible by car and public transport. The nearest car park is the Meadows multi-storey car park located opposite the Odeon. Access to the car park is via Baddow Road.
There is now a dedicated left hand lane in place to turn into Baddow road from Parkway.

The nearest bus stops are located on Parkway and New London Road (behind WHSmith and Marks and Spencer).

Parking: with charge


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Pushchairs availablePushchairs available
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted