WIN a family trip to visit Santa by boat!

Santa DCTWait! Don’t book that flight to Lapland to see Santa just yet…

You could WIN tickets to see him in his secret underground grotto right here in Dudley!

Dudley Canal Trust Trips are offering a family ticket for 2 adults and 2 children to take their magical, underground Santa tour by boat on Sunday 7th December.

You will embark on an hour-long voyage by canal boat into the Dudley tunnels and caverns to discover Santa’s secret grotto. The trip includes a gift for every child, refreshments and some fantastic festive entertainment.

To be in with a chance of winning, simply answer the following question by commenting on this post below. Remember to include your email address where prompted.  This won’t be made public – but we need it to contact you if you win!


On what date does the first Santa boat tour depart from Dudley Canal Trust Trips?

(Hint: You might find the answer on the bookings page of their website.)

CLOSING DATE: A winner will be chosen at random from all correct entries at 5pm on Friday 24th October.  Winners will be notified by email on or after Monday 27th October.

Terms and Conditions
Entry is open to UK residents aged 18 and over. The prize includes 1 x Family Ticket for 2 adults and 2 children to the Dudley Canal Trust’s Santa Boat Trip on 7th December.  The prize is non-transferrable and no alternative prize will be offered. Entry is through the Discover Dudley blog only. It’s a condition of entry that all rules are accepted as final and that the competitor agrees to abide by these rules. Winners will be notified on or after Monday 27th October. The decision of the judges is final and no correspondence will be entered into. The winner may be asked to participate in publicity. Entrants to the competition may be contacted by the Promoters (Discover Dudley & Dudley Canal Trust Trips Ltd) to notify them of further promotions, special offers and events.  Events may occur that render the prize draw itself or the awarding of the prize impossible due to reasons beyond the control of the Promoters and accordingly the Promoters may at their absolute discretion vary or amend the competition and the entrant agrees that no liability shall attach to the Promoters as a result thereof. For more competitions visit