CHRISTMAS FAIRGROUND HIRe
Prices shown do not include your additional delivery/collection charges if hire venue is over 30 miles of SY16 4DA and are based on Standard Hire Terms; please read our FAQ's for more information or CONTACT US for an accurate quote.
1940's CHILDREN'S 'NORTH POLE EXPRESS' TRAIN RIDE ~ £395.00
Many events that run over the seasonal period feature large carousels and ferris wheels, whilst forgetting the little ones also like a ride or two! Our kiddies ride is suitable for both toddlers and young junior age children alike, and is a rare 1940's Juvenile Coulson Minor Mobile, a hand turned roundabout which comes manned by a trained and insured fairground operator and is perfect for kids up to approximately 8 years of age (with a maximum user height of 1.25 metres). This undeniably cute ride has been wonderfully 'Christmassed up', seating 9 children at full capacity on 3 sets of highly decorated festive train engines and carriages:~ Santa's Steam Engine, Ruldolph's Railway and The Elf Express. No electric is required to use (lights are illuminated with an internal battery), making this the perfect vintage childrens funfair ride for places where electric is difficult to obtain. Great for Santa Special Railway events, Christmas Light Switch On events and Garden Centre Christmas events.
Must have direct even ground access for trailer build up and an operating area of 15ft x 10ft is required. Ride takes approx 1 hour to build up & 1 hour to pull down.
CANDY FLOSS & POPCORN CART ~ £295.00
Nowadays, we're finding our stunning hand painted Candy Floss & Popcorn Cart is regularly being hired for Christmas & New Year events and it's not hard to see why; nothing says 'festive fairground', vintage or otherwise, than a fabulous stick of freshly made sweet candy floss or a cone of just popped corn, particularly when served from our traditional hand cart, you'll really set the Victorian funfair scene perfectly at your event! Our Candy Floss & Popcorn cart comes with 2 Hours 'straight through' i.e. 2pm to 4pm, manned hire, with an trained attendant serving unlimited Sticks of Candy Floss & 8oz Cones of Popcorn, within that time. Both our Candy Floss & Popcorn fun foods are suitable for those on a Vegan diet.
Please note: Electric point is required to run machines. Approximate size of attraction is (h) 6ft 5" x (w) 7ft x (d) 4ft. Stall takes approx 1½ hour to erect & 1½ hour to pull down.
CARAMELISED NUTS BARROW ~ £295.00
Ever been to a European Christmas Market or Oktoberfest and enjoyed the sublime aroma coming from the Nut Vendors cart? Well you're not alone and we're delighted for 2020 to bring you our stunning Victorian Barrow serving freshly caramelised almonds, otherwise known as Frosted or Candied Nuts, which are wonderfully warm, straight from the roaster and as you'll know if you've been lucky enough to try this sweet treat, once eaten from thereon in remembered as the new taste of Christmas. Our Caramelised Nuts Barrow runs for 2 Hours 'straight through' i.e. 2pm to 4pm hire time and comes manned with an trained attendant who will cook and serve up to 100 x paper cones containing approx. 50g of delicious Caramelised Almonds per portion; the perfect snack for all Christmas events. Our Caramelised Nuts are suitable for those on a Vegan diet and solely consist of Almonds, Vanilla Sugar, Water and Cinnamon.
Please note: Electric point is required to run caramelising machine. Approximate size of attraction is (h) 6ft 5" x (w) 7ft x (d) 4ft. Stall takes approx. 1½ hour to erect & 1½ hour to pull down.
FAIRGROUND ORGAN ~ £150.00
Our replica of a traditional old fashioned Fairground Organ is so true to it's original, it's almost impossible to tell the difference. Plays a large selection of typical fairground style Carols & Christmas fairground organ music, but intead of using pipes, it uses an environmental quality sound system, which can be set at any level of volume to re-create the sounds of a bygone era funfair for your event.
Size approx (h): 4ft 6" x (w): 3ft x (d) 2ft ~ Electric required for this attraction.
FESTIVE FUNFAIR FETE GAME HIRE PACKAGE ~ £495.00
Love our Victorian themed fairground games, but would like a seasonal twist to them, as you're having a winter wedding, office party, Santa's grotto, Christmas fair or Town Christmas lights switch on, and fancy wowing your guests, colleagues or customers with easy to install unmanned funfair games? Well our Festive Funfair Fete Game Hire Package is the bundle for you; there's plenty of fabulous holiday games here, including our incredibly Christmassy Nutcracker Ring Toss, delightful Fireside Elves and Snowman Shy, our superb 14ft Super High Striker, our much loved Deluxe Hook-a-Santa Duck, super tricky but completely addictive, 'Driving Home for Christmas' game and finishing with a wonderful Alpine Challenge Beat the Buzzer game...a very merry festive themed package and it's not hard to see why; something for everyone, whatever their age or ability!
Please note: Our Fete Game Packages come Unmanned and without Prizeware.
Approx Size: (h) 4ft x (w) 4ft x (d) 4ft
(h): 4ft x (w): 4ft x (d): 5ft
Electric Required? No
Approx Size: (h) 4ft 6" x (w) 4ft x (d) 4ft
Size approx (h) 14ft x (w) 4ft x (d) 5ft
Approx Size: (h) 4ft 6" x (w) 5ft x (d) 3ft
Approx Size: (h) 4.6ft x (w) 3ft x (d) 6ft
Approx Size: (h) 4ft x (w) 4ft x (d) 1ft
OLD PENNY ARCADE, FESTIVE FUNFAIR FETE GAMES PACKAGE AND CANDY FLOSS & POPCORN CART ~ £995.00
The perfect package for those of you having a fabulously festive fairground themed wedding or a business wanting to treat staff to a Christmas party like never before, our super fun package #3 is suitable for all ages and abilities and puts a lovely flash of vintage funfair colour to the holiday celebrations. Starting with our gloriously old fashioned Penny Arcade, with twelve bygone era machines, that will enchant as much as they confuse, but don't worry, your hire will come with an attendant who is on hand for tips and to ensure the machines are kept in tip top condition whilst you enjoy them. You will also receive 100 x tubs of 20 old penny tokens for you to distribute as you wish, so plenty to go around. Next we have our unmanned Festive Funfair Fete Games Package, which includes seven games you're sure to thoroughly enjoy including our Nutcracker Ring Toss, Fireside Elves (try and get an elf to sit nicely on the fireside shelf), Snowman Shy, 14ft Super High Striker, Hook-a-Santa Duck and finishing with two incredibly tricky games, our Driving Home for Christmas maze and Alpine Challenge Beat the Buzzer game. Finishing this wonderful package off is an attendant who will serve for 2 hours unlimited portions of Candy Floss on a wooden stick, spun before your very eyes and paper cones of freshly popped corn, the aroma of which is certain to make your mouth water, all within your 4 hour package hire time! We love this package, and so will your party/wedding guests or staff members; it'll be a Christmas or New Year event they'll remember fondly for many years to come.
Must have direct even ground good clear access for trailer build up and an overall operating area of 25ft is required. Electric point required for Candy Floss & Popcorn Cart. Package takes approximately 2½ hours to build up & 2½ hours to pull down. Comes with 2 members of staff in total. Old Penny Arcade is for amusement only. This is just one of our manned Christmas Fairground Packages, check HERE for more options.
ROAST CHESTNUT BARROW HIRE ~ £295.00
The aroma of freshly cooked chestnuts always pulls in a hungry crowd, and combine that with our stunning Victorian Hand Cart, it's no surprise we're always booked from Michaelmas right over the festive season, through to New Year...our barrow looks so incredibly Christmassy! With your Roast Chestnuts hire, we'll set up our wonderful cart, manned by a suitably Victorian dressed attendant serving for 2 hours 'straight through hire' e.g. 6pm to 8pm etc, where we roast and serve up to 100 x paper cones containing 6 x delicious Hot Roasted Chestnuts per portion; perfect for that real taste of Dickensian Christmas. Our Hot Roast Chestnuts are suitable for those on a Vegan diet.
Electric required - Direct from van build up access is required. Stall takes 1½ hour to erect & 1½ hour to pull down.
SEASON'S GREETINGS PHOTO PEEP BOARD ~ £55.00
As prominently seen on ITV's Coronation Street Christmas episodes in 2019, our beautiful, designed by us and inspired by old festive postcards, features the words 'Season's Greetings!' on and comes with 3 closed off and painted in heads (girl, boy and snowman), so if just one person is using the photo board, your photo's will still be fabulous!
Size approx (h): 4ft x (w): 6ft x (d) 2ft
TRADITIONAL 4 BAY JUVENILE 'SANTA'S HIGH FLYERS' SWINGBOATS RIDE ~ £495.00
Many fond memories of old fashioned Christmas celebrations come to mind when clients book our lovely vintage Swingboats Ride, which comes with 4 traditionally decorated boats, suitable for children up to 1.35m in height (approx. 10 years old), seating 8 individuals at full capacity (2 per boat). These boats are powered by the riders themselves, who each have an alternating rope to pull and the speed of the swinging boat can be controlled easily once in rhythm. We're often booked by town councils wanting a bygone era children's ride for their Dickensian themed Christmas Light Switch On, by Schools for social history topics and museums wishing to demonstrate Victorian festive pastimes; what a fun way to learn about this theme it is too! No electric is required to use (unless you'd like the ride illuminated for late afternoon or evening events, in which case you would require an electric socket point), making this is the perfect Eco Ride!
Must have direct even ground access for van build up and a minimum operating area of 20ft x 12ft. Ride takes approx 2 hours to erect & 2 hours to pull down. Comes with a fully trained and insured fairground attendant.
TRADITIONAL WELSH CAKES CART ~ £295.00
A delicious welsh delicacy, similar in consistency to drop scones, always drive over customers with the heavenly Yuletide aroma they emit when griddled and once tasted you'll be sold forever! Our wonderful 'Idris the Dragon' Welsh Cakes Barrow runs for 2 Hours 'straight through' i.e. 2pm to 4pm hire and comes manned with an trained attendant who will cook and serve up to 100 x paper bags portions (can be personalised with up to 26 characters or a company logo and a date for the ultimate company Christmas party, winter wedding or corporate event) containing 3 delicious mid sized Welsh Cakes per portion and an optional dusting of cinnamon sugar to go. Wanting a different shape from our traditional round welsh cakes? We also do Heart tree shaped cakes too!
Electric required - Direct from van build up access is required. Stall takes 1½ hour to erect & 1½ hour to pull down. Comes with a fully trained attendant. We also cater for gluten free or vegan diets, please contact us for more information if you require this option.