Fylde Coast Christmas Switch Ons & Events

Fylde Coast Christmas Switch Ons & 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 2019

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

Christmas at Affinity Lancashire

14 November until 26 December

Join Dan Whiston on Thursday 14 November for the launch of the FREE festive ice skating rink at Affinity Lancashire Shopping Outlet

Festive season at Affinity Lancashire here


Fleetwood Festive Lights Lantern Parade & Switch On 2019

Saturday 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019

It’s the BIG Lytham Christmas Lights Switch on in the town centre, with a fun festive afternoon for everyone.

Lytham Christmas Switch On here


Marsh Mill Christmas Market and Switch On

Sunday 24 November 2019

The popular Marsh Mill Christmas market is back, complete with the seasonal market and beautiful tree.

Marsh Mill Christmas Market and Switch On


Thornton Christmas Switch On

Tuesday 26 November 2019

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

Thornton Christmas Switch On here


St Annes Christmas Lights Switch On

Friday 29 November 2019

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

St Annes Christmas Switch On here


Blackpool Christmas Lights Switch On

Saturday 30 November 2019

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

Blackpool Festive Christmas Fun Day and Switch On here


Meet Santa at Houndshill Shopping Centre

From Saturday 30 November 2019

Santa and his elves arrive at Houndshill Shopping Centre on 30 November. You can also meet Santa at weekends until Christmas.

Santa at Houndshill Shopping Centre


Trinity Hospice Santa Dash

Sunday 1 December 2019

Watch out for hundreds of Santas, all running along Blackpool promenade! Why don’t you join in this fabulous fundraising event?

Trinity Santa Dash here


Community Trimming Up in Cleveleys

Monday 2 December 2019

Cleveleys is going green this year – with Christmas decorations made by the community from recycled materials! Why don’t you join in? Make decorations and then bring them along to add to the display.

Details about Cleveleys Community Christmas here


Tree of Lights at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Monday 2 December 2019

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

Tree of Lights at Blackpool Victoria Hospital here


Poulton Christmas Festival

Friday 6 December 2019

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 of course, Father Christmas himself!

Poulton Christmas Festival here


Walkies for Wards

7 December 2019

A fairly new event, this is a festive dog walk around Lytham Hall, in aid of the Blue Skies charity.

Find Walkies for Wards here


Meet Santa in Thornton Cleveleys  & Santa Sleigh Run

Various dates in December

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.

Santa in Thornton Cleveleys here


Meet Santa in Poulton

2019 dates tbc

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

Info about Santa in Poulton here


More to be added… as details come through. Keep checking back.

Anything Missing?

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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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These events are not organised by Visit Fylde Coast – all details correct at time of publication. Please contact the organisers for further information. 

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    We are moving to Blackpool in the next few months so i signed up for your news letter and we are very excited by all the things to do with in the fylde coast area.
    So your website is an enormouse help To us so we can find all the things that the family like to do.
    Thank you

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