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Christmas Lights Switch On & Festive Feast

15 Nov - 17 Nov 2019

Christmas Lights Switch On & Festive Feast

Friday 15th - Sunday 17th November there will be over 50 stalls in the town and Marshall's Yard selling festive food, drink and crafts.

Friday 15th November - Switch On Night!

Town Centre Stage - Sponsored by Wilson & Co

3:45pm - Gainsborough Parish Church CE Primary School Choir

4pm - Morton Trentside School Choir

4:15pm - Freddie Halkon (singer)

4:45pm - Leanne Paige (singer)

5:15pm - Grace Bower (singer)

5:30pm Disney's Frozen Elsa & Anna hold competitions with Lincs FM

6pm - Switch on with Santa, The Mayor of Gainsborough, Citizen of the Year & Representatives from WLDC

Marshall's Yard Stage - Sponsored by ABC Recruitment Services

4pm - Messingham Primary School Choir

4:15pm - Lewis Canner (singer)

4:45pm - Darren Porter (singer)

5:15pm - Lizzie Goddard (singer)

5:45pm - Damian Dalton Smith & Tim Taylor (acoustic set)

6:30pm - Little Chix (Brtain's best Little Mix tribute act)

7:30pm - Switch on with Santa, Toy Story's Buzz Lightyear & Facebook Winner

7:30pm - Fireworks!

Meet & Greet

Toy Story at Marshall's Yard from 4pm and Disney's Frozen Elsa and Anna in the town centre from 3:30pm.

Saturday 16th November

The festive feast will continue to urn throughout the town selling hot festive food, drink and crafts.

Brass band performances from Lincoln City Brass Band and Thoresby Colliery Band will take place both in Marshall's Yard and in the town centre.

There will be free face painting and free horse and carriage rides throughout the afternoon.

The town's Illuminate Parade will mark the start of the 2019 Pilgrim's Festival opening of the 400th anniversary commemorative year of the sailing of the Mayflower on Saturday, starting at 5pm from the Old Hall leading to Marshall's Yard. For more information visit www.discovergainsborough.com/pilgrim-roots 

Another chance to see the lights being switched on without the firework bangs in Marshall's Yard at 5:45pm.

Sunday 17th November

The Festive Food Market will continue throughout Sunday don't forget it's free parking in council owned car parks!