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
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!
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!
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!
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.
Thornton Christmas Switch On
Tuesday 27 November 2018
Thornton Community Christmas Switch on includes local primary school children once again this year. Be there!
Christmas Cheer in Cleveleys & Light up a Life, Christmas Switch On
Wednesday 28 November 2018
The annual Cleveleys Christmas Lights Switch On Event
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.
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…
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.
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!
Tree of Lights at Blackpool Victoria Hospital
Remember family and friends at Tree of Lights at Blackpool Victoria Hospital,
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.
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.
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.
Some events still to be added
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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