Felixstowe Christmas Craft Market and Lighting Up Day
Date: 2 December 2017
Time: 10:00 - 18:00
Location: Hamilton Road and Felixstowe Triangle Canopy, IP11 7AD
Traditional Christmas craft market and the switching on of the lights by the Mayor.
Fantastic range of gift and food stalls to browse along Hamilton Road, Lions Club food and charity stalls at The Canopy along with Santa's Grotto, carol singing and live entertainment throughout the afternoon.
A children’s candlelight parade (starting at 1630) along Hamilton Road leads up to the Christmas lights switch on at 1700.
Free car parking is available on Saturday 2 December (from 3pm) at Crescent Road, Highfield Road and Ranelagh Road car parks.
Programme of events 2017
1000 Christmas Craft Market along Hamilton Road opens.
1130 Music from "Kingjay" on the stage.
1200 Stalls outside Tesco's at The Triangle open.
1230 Santa and Rudolf arrive at Great Eastern Square, and leave at 1240 to parade down Hamilton Road.
1300 Santa arrives at The Triangle outside Tesco's. Santa's Grotto opens. Team Spirit display in front of the stage.
1320-1350 Bob starts the live entertainment of the day.
1410-1445 "Imagine" Theatre Company with song and dance.
1500-1530 Felixstowe International College students.
1540-1610 Felixstowe Schools Music Project "Everlasting Light".
1620-1650 Felixstowe Salvation Army Band with your favourite carols.
1650-1700 The Mayor and Lions President with their speeches.
1700 Lights switched on by the Mayor.
1800 Christmas Craft Market along Hamilton Road closes.