Christmas Launch Event


Get into the festive spirit...

Make your Christmas magical at York Designer Outlet. From skating under the stars to meeting Santa himself, ride the vintage fairground and tick off the wish list for all the family this holiday season. Join us on Saturday 16 November as we unveil our enchanting Yorkshire's Winter Wonderland.

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This year we're kicking off the festive season in spectacular fashion! Discover everything you need to know for an unforgettable Christmas...

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16 November 10am - 8pm

Come and celebrate everyone’s favourite time of year on Saturday 16 November for our festive shopping extravaganza. Don’t miss complimentary personalisation services, showstopping performers and fun activities during our magical Christmas parade for the whole family.


Yorkshire's Winter Wonderland


The award-winning Yorkshire's Winter Wonderland returns to York Designer Outlet from 16 November 2019 to 5 January 2020.

Enjoy skating on the North of England's largest ice-rink and riding the impressive vintage fairground, then warm up with mulled wine and delicious treats in our apres-skate cafe whilst relaxing and marveling at our 30ft twinkling Christmas Tree.
Making it the perfect day out for all the family.

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Magical Christmas Parade

Join us on 16 November as Christmas comes alive at York Designer Outlet with our memorable and magical Christmas parade!

 This fun and festive event is one of our favourite ways to start the Christmas celebrations and to open our Yorkshire's Winter Wonderland! From Toy Soldiers to Roller skating Christmas baubles this is one event all the family will love.
Magical parade throughout the day from 11am - 4pm

Visit Santa


No visit to Yorkshire’s Winter Wonderland would be complete without seeing Santa and his elves.

Follow the path through the snowy enchanted woodland, where fairy-tale creatures glow in the dark and trees sparkle with lights, find Santa's cosy log cabin and meet Father Christmas himself to collect a special gift for every child.

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Christmas Opening Hours


Shop for longer this Christmas with our extended opening hours.

Normal Opening Hours
Monday - Friday: 10am - 8pm
Saturday: 9am - 8pm
Sunday: 10am - 6pm, larger stores 11am - 5pm

Thursdays and Fridays throughout December 
10am - 9pm

Early Openings
16 - 18 December: 9am - 8pm   
19 - 20 December: 9am - 9pm
21 December: 9am - 8pm 

Special Dates*
Winter Wonderland Launch (16 Nov): 9am - 8pm
Thursday 28 November: 10am - 9pm
Black Friday (29 Nov): 9am - 9pm
Black Saturday (30 Nov): 9am - 9pm
Christmas Eve: 9am - 5pm
Christmas Day: Closed
Boxing Day: 9am - 8pm
27 - 28 December: 9am - 8pm
30 December: 10am - 8pm
31st December New Years Eve: 10am - 5pm
1st January New Years Day: 10am - 6pm
*Normal opening hours resume 2 January 2020

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