Enchanted Winter Garden 2019

Northern Ireland’s Premier Christmas Event returns to Antrim Castle Gardens Fri 6 – Sun 22 Dec 2019 from 4.30-9.30pm.

An Evening of Inclusive Enchantment
Wed 18 Dec from 4.30-9.30pm.


Our Star Attraction, The Big Wheel returns with breathtaking views over Antrim Town. Other attractions include; Victorian Helter Skelter, Victorian Wave Swinger, and the spectacular Wonderland Wood.

The perfect family Christmas treat

Visit Antrim Castle Gardens and make magical Christmas memories.

Festive Food Fayre

Warm up your tastebuds with some culinary delights.

enchanted tokens

Enchanted tokens

A special offer has been made available this year for advance bookers only – bags of 12 tokens are available for advance purchase for £10 in other words 2 free tokens as a Christmas treat!! (only available once you have made a booking).

PLEASE NOTE: The Enchanted Winter Garden is now fully booked
for the remainder of the event.
Please DO NOT book any of the events or purchase tokens.

Power NI ‘Light Up’ Enchanted Winter Garden as official sponsors of this year’s Spectacular Christmas Event.

Northern Ireland’s Premier Christmas Event,  returns to the award-winning Antrim Castle Gardens from Friday 6 to Sunday 22 December from 4.30-9.30pm, where the gardens are transformed into a magical world of enchantment, bigger and brighter than before with an array of dazzling attractions to brighten up
your Christmas.
Our final weekend of enchantment is set to be dry, if perhaps a little chilly! Wrap up warm and cosy and prepare for a magical evening. A weather warning for fog has been issued for Friday night, so drive slowly, take care and leave extra time for your journey.
Make sure to stop by regularly to check the latest advice on weather and general information to make your visit a magical experience!
Make the most of your visit to the Enchanted Winter Garden and be dazzled by the variety
of places to eat, drink and stay in Antrim and Newtownabbey.

Turn your trip into a weekend adventure with welcoming hotels, guest houses and more,
or pull up a chair and discover mouth-watering places to eat and drink nearby.
A weekend of enchantment awaits!

The Big Wheel

Enchanted Express

Light Installation

Wonderland Wood

Wonderland Wood

Festive Fayre

Wave Swinger

Enchanted Entrance

Conor Taggart

Seasonal Music


Street Theatre

Baubles & Bows Gift Shop

Sparkling Swings

Helter Skelter

Mallow Pit


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