Santa’s grotto tickets on sale!

Our Christmas Santa’s grotto tickets are on sale and we’ve already taken our first few bookings! And this year we’re opening our ‘The Chronicles of Dudley Castle’ on Saturday, November 25, with it then running from December 1 until Christmas Eve. Tickets for the festive package, which includes a visit to see Father Christmas inside […]

Search for Santa!

It may be the start of summer, but we’re thinking ahead to Christmas as we launch a search for Santa! We’re looking to recruit the star of our busy castle grotto, which attracts thousands of excited young visitors each year.  Interested applicants need to be able to spread lots of festive cheer as they work alongside […]

Santa’s arrived!

Santa’s arrived!!!! And he was welcomed to DZC by Zoe Birkett, one of the stars of Wolverhampton Grand Theatre’s pantomime who came to meet Santa and his reindeer, as well as officially opening his Christmas grotto alongside Zoo Director Derek Grove. DZC Marketing Manager, Andrea Hales, said: “It’s fantastic to be able to welcome Father […]

Santa’s elves wanted!

Do you love Christmas? Have plenty of festive cheer and want to work alongside Santa? We’re on the hunt for some jolly Santa’s Elves to work throughout December in our busy grotto in the 11th century Dudley Castle. Duties will include dressing up and interacting and improvising with families before and during their visit to […]