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Christmas Lights Switch on and Grand Lantern Parade in Congleton 2018

Congleton Christmas Festival including the Lights Switch on and Grand Lantern Parade will be held on Saturday 24th November from 10.00am - .00pm. Christmas Market in the High St and the pedestrian area with local produce and craft stalls 10.00-6.00pm

Local organisations and Charities market will be in the Town Hall 11.00-5.00pm

Santa’s Grotto will be in the Town Hall from Midday – 4pm

The usual local Congleton Market will be bigger and have extended hours to 6.00pm

The procession will leave the top of Antrobus Street at 5.00pm and make its way to the town centre led by Northened Pipe Band. Lights Switch-on is 5.30pm

You can join in the lantern parade by making your own lantern at a public workshop in the Electric Picture House on Saturdays 3rd, 10th, 17th of November any time between 10.30-3.30pm. Parents will need to accompany their children and under guidance, help them make the lantern. Workshops are free but a donation of £1 towards the light for the lantern is always welcome The workshops are great fun for all the family and we give you free reign to be as creative as you want.

Please call 01260 70908 for further details