Swindon Town Centre: Christmas Lights BIG Switch-on

On Saturday 18th November 2017 from 12-5pm is when this year’s free entertainment line-up is beginning:

The Brunel Shopping Centre 

  • Santa’s Grotto

The Parade Shopping Centre

  • ‘Elf Yourself’ Activities
  • Heart Angels – Giveaways & Games

Regent Circus 

  • Snow Globe – Printed Souvenier Photos

Regent Street 

  • Fairytale Princess Zone & Carriage – Digital Photo

Central Library 

  • Arts & Crafts – Wands & Sword

Theatre Square 

  • Fairytale Activities & Glitter Face Painting At the Wyvern Theatre

Havelock Square

  • Meet The Official Snowman

All Areas of the Town Centre

  • Town Crier
  • Bubble Blowing Elves
  • Scrooge & Scratchet Comedy Carol Duo with Carriage
  • Living Christmas Trees
  • Flash Mobs – Dance & Choral

From 5-6pm on the main stage at Wharf Green with be starting with:

  • Headline Act – X Factor Runner-Up Saara Aalto
  • Event Hosts – Heart Breakfast’s Ben & Mel
  • Maisie Long – winner of Best of Swindon 2017
  • Swindon Dance
  • Julie Scott’s Dance Academy
  • Lewis Blissett – The Voice Kids Semi Finalist
  • Fireworks (subject to weather conditions)

Event Throughout November & December:

  • Late Night Thursday Christmas Shopping – Starts Thursday 23rd November 
  • The Brunel FREE Santa’s Grotto, Christmas gift wrap
  • Christmas Artisan Market, Wharf Green – Saturday 9th December
  • Meet the Grinch, The Parade – Saturday 16th December


More information of these Christmas event can be found on the flyer or by going to the Swindon Town Centre website