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Ideas for Christmas days out in Yorkshire.


Dylan Mitchell

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Get your advent calendars and Christmas decorations at the ready as the festive season is just around the corner. In between planning the presents, the dinner and everything else for the big day, this period is the perfect time to enjoy some quality time with your loved ones and embrace the merriment. If you’re planning a visit to Yorkshire during this festive period or have been a native for years, take a look at our guide below for ideas for Christmas days out in Yorkshire.

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Christmas is the perfect time to treat yourself to a fun day out – you deserve it after all! Whether it’s with your friends, family or partner, there’s nothing better to get you in the mood of the festive spirit than a December day out.

If you need some ideas of what to do in Yorkshire during the build-up to Christmas, then fret not. At tastecard, we’ve got plenty of ideas for you. By using our days out deals and many other discounts available to you when you subscribe, you can enjoy a great time out for less.

Without further ado, here are our ideas for Christmas days out in Yorkshire. Choose your favourite, have fun and get saving!

  • Have some retail therapy

  • Catch the latest Christmas flick

  • Tuck into a festive meal

  • Keep out the cold at SEA LIFE

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Have some retail therapy.

You may have been planning on getting some Christmas shopping done already, or maybe not for those who always leave it last minute! However, there’s always time for you to gift a little something to yourself beforehand at one of Yorkshire’s many great shopping centres, such as Victoria Leeds or Meadowhall in Sheffield. Take the family and treat them all to a little something or get some window shopping in for the opportunity to give them a cheeky hint at what you’d like on the 25th. While you’re roaming around the city, you can keep warm with an indulgent hot chocolate or festively-themed latte for less as part of our Coffee Club too.

Free for tastecard members, you can grab 25% off barista-made coffee at 1000s of coffee shops across the country with our Coffee Club.

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Catch the latest Christmas flick.

At Christmas time, there’s always something good to catch on the big screen. A family-friendly film that you and the kids can enjoy to get you in the festive mood can be one of the best ways to enjoy yourself in the lead-up to Christmas. There may be a Christmas-themed rom-com that your other half is eager to see, or you might fancy switching up the vibe completely and catching an action blockbuster or a thrilling slasher. Whatever you’re into, there’s just no beating a good film around Christmas time.

With an average of 25% off with our discount cinema tickets, you can visit the cinema with your loved ones for less.

Tuck into a festive meal.

If there’s one thing that arguably makes Christmas the best celebration of the year, it has to be the great food. It’s the perfect time to treat yourself and truly indulge in all things edible. You can get in the mood for your Christmas dinner early by dining where they do British food best in Yorkshire eateries such as the Beaumont Arms in Huddersfield or the Black Swan in Masham. If you’d prefer to wait until the main event on the 25th, there are countless other great restaurants with cuisines from around the world you can dine at for less in Yorkshire.

With meal deals in Leeds, York restaurant deals and many more offers across Yorkshire, you can get up to 50% off and 2 for 1 deals by signing up today.


Keep out the cold at SEA LIFE.

If you’re looking for somewhere for you and the family to go over the winter season that will keep you out of the chilly weather, SEA LIFE makes for the ideal option. Take your loved ones for a fun-filled day out at their Scarborough location where you can see underwater worlds and marine life up close. SEA LIFE’s array of aquatic creatures isn’t just reserved for creatures that live underwater, however. You can even see their Humboldt penguins on Penguin Island. Let’s be honest, can you get much more Christmas-y than a penguin?

With our days out deals, you can get up to 24% off at SEA LIFE.

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Now you know where to go and what to do on your Christmas days out in Yorkshire, try tastecard today and enjoy 2 for 1 meals or 50% off food, cinema ticket savings, and discounts on days out.

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