The countdown to the big day is on, and Christmas has never looked better at Bullring & Grand Central. There are so many reasons to visit the centre - we’ve picked eight of our favourites below…

The Bull’s Christmas Outfit
Would it even be Christmas if the Bull wasn’t all dressed up? He’ll be wearing his panto-inspired costume from Friday 29 November -  and of course he’ll be selfie-ready.

Snow House
The Snow House is back on St Martin’s Balcony, offering great views of the city and a range of beers and wine, mulled wine and hot chocolate. Open daily until late.

PAW Patrol Trail
Help the pups save Christmas by taking part in the PAW Patrol trail. Maps are available from Bullring & Grand Central’s Customer Service Desks, with pups located throughout the centre.

Christmas Movie Screenings
You can shop and dine, then watch some of your favourite festive classics on the big screen in St Martin’s Square on Thursdays and Sundays in December. 
Thursday 28 November 6pm: Elf
Sunday 1 December 2pm: The Grinch
Thursday 5 December 6pm: Nativity!
Sunday 8 December 2pm: Home Alone
Thursday 12 December 6pm: 
Miracle On 34th Street
Thursday 19 December 6pm: The Holiday
Sunday 22 December 2pm onwards: The Muppet Christmas Carol and Polar Express

Once Upon A Time in Birmingham
Just imagine... 88,000 fairy lights and a whole lot of Christmas, mixed with cocktails and a light refracting jelly dessert… Now you’ve got Once Upon A Time in Birmingham! Open daily until late in the old Jamie’s Italian restaurant.

Christmas Boogaloo
Bullring & Grand Central have teamed up with Birmingham Hippodrome to throw a Christmas party to rival all Christmas parties. Intrigued? Head to St Martin’s Square on Saturday 14 & Sunday 15 December.

Under Wraps Boutique
If you’ve ever struggled with those difficult-to-wrap gifts, we have great news - the Bullring & Grand Central Under Wraps Boutique will be open on Thursday 19 & Friday 20 December. With an international wrapping expert-led team, you’ll be able to choose from five different disguised options so that the recipient has no idea what’s inside. 

Book your free slot here

And of course, the shops and restaurants...
With lots of new shops and restaurants, including LEGO, H&M HOME, Levi’s and Indian Streatery, your options are endless.

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