Workshops and events

Wednesday 29 November | 6:30pm – 9pm

Christmas Cracker Workshop


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Join us at The Beacon Portal to learn how to make and decorate your own deluxe crackers filled with handmade gifts for your Christmas table!

Crackers have been a traditional part of the British Christmas since the Victorian times and are perfect for adding a handmade flourish to your table decorations.

In this workshop you will:
πŸŽ„ Learn how to construct professional-looking crackers, including adding the all-important β€˜snap’.
πŸŽ„ Make the favours for inside.
πŸŽ„ Decorate your finished crackers from a well-stocked craft table.

What is included:
πŸŽ„ A cracker kit with supplies for 2 crackers
πŸŽ„ Use of all tools needed
πŸŽ„ Expert tuition
πŸŽ„ Lots of Christmas cheer

Refreshments are provided throughout, as well as a tasty homemade treat.

Workshop terms and conditions

Full payment is required upon booking via our booking website. Please noteΒ tickets are non-refundable. Make sure to read all details below before purchasing your ticket.Β 

Guests with special nutritional requirements must contact our team at thebeacon@cumberland.gov.uk, at least 72 hours before the event.

Our workshop has a minimum of number of participant guests.. In the event any of the workshops do not meet the minimum, we reserve the right to change the event date to the next available workshop with the minimum required guests. Customers will be contacted to arrange the best suitable available date.

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Β£25 per person