Warwick’s celebrated Victorian Christmas Evening takes place on Thursday 24th November from 5pm to 9pm.
Touch FM will host a packed programme of entertainment on stage in the Market Place where Father Christmas will help the Mayor of Warwick switch the town’s Christmas lights on at 7pm.
There will be attractions throughout the town centre including a traditional steam-powered carousel,ferret racing, traction engines, fire spinners, children’s rides and entertainments, Victorian Market and craft stalls, street entertainers and musicians including Thom Kirkpatrick. Victorian market with festive food and craft stalls, Santa’s Grotto, fairground organs and Ghost stories from Victorian times.
A lantern procession from St Mary’s Church will provide a colourful highlight just before the lights switch-on. Craft, charity and festive food stalls will wind through Swan Street, Market Street and the Market Place.