Evesham Christmas Lights Switch-on


Market Place, Evesham

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12 noon Event Opens

Enjoy Christmas themed market stalls in Market Place and Evesham Market in the High Street and Morris dancing around Evesham.

12.30–1.15pm Wolfren Riverstick

Wolfy and guitar, to ease you into the festive frivolities.

1.45–2.45pm Betsy Harmony

Super solo singer with a ‘sprinkle of vintage glitter’.

3pm Santa and his reindeer

Arrive at the bottom of Bridge Street and parade into Market Place where they will spend the afternoon meeting children.

4pm Celebration Reed and Brass Band

Popular brass christmas crackers.

4.30pm Lanterns to assemble

at Evesham Rowing Club

4.45pm Parade begins

Route: Walk through Abbey Park past war memorial, to the bell tower, around St Lawrence’s church, back through the bell tower, across Riverside Centre car park through Crown Court, head up Bridge Street into Market Place and form in front of the stage ready to join in the countdown for the Christmas Lights Switch-on.

4.45–5.15pm The Evesham Community Choir

Carols a plenty to sing along with.

5.15pm Lantern parade assembles

in Market Place in front of the stage.

5.30pm Christmas Lights Switch-on and fireworks display

5.35–6.30pm KTO Kathleen Turner Overdrive

Santa ain’t seen n’n’ nothin yet!

6.30pm Close