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Christmas at Rufford Mill

'Tis The Season To Sparkle & Be Jolly
Join us and eat, drink & be merry at Rufford Mill this Christmas.

Located in Newark, Nottinghamshire, Rufford Abbey is a beautiful country park. Within the park lies Rufford Mill, once a corn mill for the estate now the perfect venue for weddings and events. Enjoy the abundance of history whilst kicking off the Christmas spirit in style with one of our Christmas events! Solve the latest murder at the Mill , dance the night away through all decades or sing all the carols until Santa says stop with the exciting events we have lined up this Christmas season!     

SOLD OUT : Festive Afternoon Tea with Trixie Holiday

Enjoy a delicious tiered stand of sandwiches and festive treats on Sunday the 26th of November in our historic mill setting and we’ll be joined by the wonderfully talented, Trixie Holiday, who will be entertaining us with some seasonal tunes to really get us in the Christmas spirit!

Tickets are £19.95 per person and can be booked below –

Bookings of 4 or less may be placed on a shared table.

SOLD OUT : Carols By Candlelight 


Unwind away from the craziness of the pre-Christmas season with an afternoon of carols, mulled wine and mince pies in our Talbot Suite. 

Tickets are only £12.00 per person and includes a hot drink and festive treat on arrival. 

Book your place today for either Sunday the 3rd | 10th or 17th of December below – on



SOLD OUT : The Mamma Mia Experience 

Christmas Party Night!




Get ready to jingle and jive the night away at the most sensational Mamma Mia Christmas party of the year! We’ll be joined by an amazingly talented ABBA tribute act who will have you singing all of your favourite hits – from Waterloo to Dancing Queen and on your feet in no time at all!

The evening also includes a scrumptious 3 course meal and our talented chefs have curated a mouthwatering menu that will leave you saying, Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! more!

Fancy dress optional but highly encouraged! Channel your inner Donna, Tanya or Rosie and come dressed as your favourite character or in your glitziest disco attire!


Book your tickets here –

SOLD OUT Christmas Murder Mystery Night at Rufford Mill

To book your place on our Christmas Murder Mystery Night on the 15th of December visit 

Put your detective skills to the test and join us for a three course festive dinner and a night of sleuthing!

(Over 18’s only!) 

Through The Decades: Christmas Party Night

Book your table on the 16th of December on

It’s set to be a fun filled night with all the dance floor favourites from the 70s, 80s, 90s and 00s! 

(Over 18’s only!)