Get ahead and make Christmas shopping a treat with our great November offer. Book a 10am factory tour for any date before 24th November and enjoy a look behind-the-scenes, a choice of delicious cooked breakfast in our cosy cafe, plus 15% off* – all for only £10.
WHAT’S ON AT THE FACTORY
From holiday activities to special events, there’s always something to enjoy!
Make Christmas Shopping a Treat – Shoppers’ Tour, breakfast + 15% off!
Design Your Own Presents – November & December
Visit our decorating studio before 8th December to create your own uniquely designed pottery present in time for Christmas delivery. Book a slot online and enjoy making a present for someone special.
Christmas is Coming! Courtyard Lights Switch On – Friday 24th Nov
Join us and our very special reindeer visitors as we gather in the Victorian factory courtyard to light our giant tree and help us to celebrate the countdown to Christmas with carols and mince pies plus great offers and late night shopping!
A Christmas Carol in Song with Claybody Theatre – Sunday 26th Nov 2.30pm
Great friends of the Emma Bridgewater Factory – Claybody Theatre – are bring their wonderful “Dickens’ A Christmas Carol” back to life at the Factory on Sunday 26th November. With words by Claybody’s Deborah McAndrew and music by Ashley Thompson of The Phoenix Singers, Leek, “A Christmas Carol” sees Dickens’ classic tale re-told through song without narration. To book tickets, please visit to the Claybody website – http://clay…bodytheatre.com
Christmas Afternoon Teas
Treat yourself to a post-shopping indulgence with a delicious festive treat served on Emma Bridgewater cake stands. Available every day throughout December in our cosy cafe at 2pm Monday to Saturday and 12 noon on Sundays. Advance booking required.
Christmas Wreath Making Workshops – Wed 29th, Thurs 30th Nov & Sat 2nd Dec
***SORRY NOW SOLD OUT*** Join Factory gardener and florist Arthur Parkinson for an inspiring hands-on class to create a wreath from scratch for your own front door and you’ll learn the skills to make your own special creation year after year. Tickets £45 includes tuition, materials and refreshments.
Christmas Party Flowers Evening – Thursday 30th Nov 7-9pm
*SORRY NOW SOLD OUT* Join Factory gardener and florist Arthur Parkinson for a special evening that will inspire you to deck your halls with extra pizzazz this Christmas and New Year. Arthur will show you how to create unique and beautiful displays to bring festive drama and style to your home.
Tickets £25 and include refreshments and a glass of festive fizz.
Behind the Scenes Factory Tours
Our behind-the-scenes Factory Tour is a fascinating experience for all the family. Discover how every piece of pottery is made by hand in our Victorian factory. (Adults £2.50, under 16s FREE! Suitable for over 5s). Advance booking is required.