Fylde Coast Christmas Switch On Events

Fylde Coast Christmas Switch On Events

Full details for this years Fylde Coast Christmas Switch On Events are to be found on our individual place-specific websites. Find the headlines here in date order and follow the links for more information:

More in the events calendar: All of these and many more events, large and small, are listed in the Visit Fylde Coast events guide – bookmark this link!

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Fylde Coast Christmas Switch On Events in 2018

Festive Fylde Coast Christmas Switch On Events
Festive Fylde Coast Christmas Switch On Events

Christmas at Affinity Lancashire

Until 1 January

Visit the Magical Bauble which was switch on on Thursday 15 November. Plus play in the snow without getting cold or wet!

Festive season at Affinity Lancashire here


Fleetwood Festive Lights Lantern Parade & Switch On 2016

Saturday 17 November 2018

Make a date, find your warm clothes, and come for a Christmas sing-song at the Festive Lights Switch on in Fleetwood!

Fleetwood Festive Lights here


Lytham Christmas Switch On

Saturday 17 November 2018

It’s the BIG Lytham Christmas Lights Switch on on Saturday 17 November – PLUS please help the fundraising campaign!

Lytham Christmas Switch On here


Marsh Mill Christmas Market and Switch On

Sunday 25 November 2018

The popular Marsh Mill Christmas market is back, complete with a visit from Father Christmas himself to light up the beautiful tree.

Marsh Mill Christmas Market and Switch On


Thornton Christmas Switch On

Tuesday 27 November 2018

Thornton Community Christmas Switch on includes local primary school children once again this year. Be there!

Thornton Christmas Switch On here


Christmas Cheer in Cleveleys & Light up a Life, Christmas Switch On

Wednesday 28 November 2018

The annual Cleveleys Christmas Lights Switch On Event

Cleveleys Christmas Lights here


Blackpool Festive Christmas Fun Day

Saturday 1 December 2018

Blackpool Town Centre launches into Christmas with a fabulous Festive Fun Day in St John’s Square with lots of local acts, fun games, magicians and tribute acts.

Blackpool Festive Christmas Fun Day and Switch On here


Meet Elves and Santa at Houndshill Shopping Centre

From Saturday 1 December

Buddy the Elf will be at Houndshill Shopping Centre on 1 December. You can also meet Santa at weekends until Christmas, PLUS send him a letter to get a reply…

Santa at Houndshill Shopping Centre


St Annes Victorian Christmas Festival and Lights Switch On

Saturday and Sunday 1-2 December 2018

Join your local community for the Festive St Annes on the Sea Christmas Switch On afternoon.

St Annes Christmas Switch On here


Poulton Christmas Festival

Friday 7 December 2018

Poulton town centre will again be transformed with a sprinkle of Christmas magic!

Attractions include wonderful stalls, many from Poulton’s own independent traders, the switch on of Christmas lights, entertainment from bands and the fantastic Deadbeats Band, plus, of course, Father Christmas himself!

Poulton Christmas Festival here


Tree of Lights at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Date: TBC

Remember family and friends at Tree of Lights at Blackpool Victoria Hospital,

Tree of Lights at Blackpool Victoria Hospital here


Thornton Santa Sleigh Run

Find out where the sleigh run will be going in Thornton and if he’s coming down your street this December, plus when you can meet Santa in Cleveleys town centre.

Thornton Santa Sleigh Run here


Meet Santa in Cleveleys

8,9 and 15,16 December 2018

North Fylde Rotary Club will be out and about in Cleveleys town centre, collecting for charity with the help of Santa.

Info about Santa in Cleveleys here


Meet Santa in Poulton

8, 15 and 22 December 2018

Poulton Rotary will be outside Booths in Poulton town centre, collecting with Santa and their new sleigh.

Info about Santa in Poulton here


Some events still to be added

Anything Missing?

If you know of a community Christmas event please send the details to jane@theRabbitPatch.co.uk and we’ll include it with pleasure.

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Visit Fylde Coast has located and researched the big Christmas events for you for this year. The content for all the events has been supplied by the individual organisers.

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