Christmas baubles at the Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre

Photo by Katie King

Christmas wreath

Nene Wetlands Festive Weekend

Location: Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre, The Boardwalk,
Rushden Lakes
Rushden, Northamptonshire, NN10 6FA
Join us at the Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre for a weekend of festivities, including live music, crafts for all ages, festive refreshments and Christmas shopping.

Event details

Meeting point

At the visitors centre


10:30am - 5pm
A static map of Nene Wetlands Festive Weekend

About the event

Browse our great selection of Christmas cards, decorations and gifts whilst enjoying minced pies and mulled wine in a festive atmosphere - including live music! 

You can also get creative with our craft activities! Decorate Christmas wreaths and rustic tree decorations for your home, or treat the birds in your garden to a festive treat by creating an outdoor wreath, covered in tasty treats.

Drop-in craft sessions (no need to book)

  • Decorate your own wooden Christmas decoration. 10:30am-4pm. £3 per person
  • Decorate your own Christmas wreath. 10:30am-4pm. £10 per wreath
  • Create an outdoor treat wreath for the birds 10:30am-4pm, £5 per person



Phone number

01933 779587


Drop-in craft sessions £3-£10 - no need to book

Suitable for

Families, Adults

Know before you go


Guide dogs only


Suitable for people with limited mobility

Wheelchair access

Suitable for wheelchair users

Parking information

5 hours free parking at Rushden Lakes Retail Park

Bicycle parking



Picnic area
Disabled toilet
Baby changing facilities
Electric car charging point

Contact us

Katie King
Contact number: 01933 779587

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