Aldershot town centre Christmas lights switch-on

Aldershot town centre, 18 November.

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The Christmas festivities start in Aldershot town centre on Saturday 18 November with the annual switching-on of the Christmas lights. 

There's lots happening throughout the town from midday to 5pm, with stage and street entertainment for all the family! Aldershot Christmas Lights switch-on 2017 Displays a larger version of this image in a new browser window

Join Santa and stars from the Princes Hall's panto, Aladdin, at 4.45pm as they count down to Christmas and light up Aldershot town centre.

Attractions for children

  • The Little Dallas Donkeys
  • Children's nativity farm
  • Juggling Jake's circus skills
  • Stage hosted by Simon Rose from Eagle Radio
  • Funfair rides
  • Free face painting
  • Santa's grotto from 3.30pm to 4.30pm in Union Street.

Stage schedule

TimePerformer
MiddayEagle Radio opening & welcome
12.05pm to 12.25pmAldershot Junior Choir
12.35pm to 1.20pmKaty Hurt
1.30pm to 2.15pmJim Hammond
2.25pm to 2.55pmYEM Theatre School Rock Choir
3.10pm to 3.40pmJack Mason (X Factor)
4pm to 4.40pmFuzz Universe
4.45pm to 4.50pmLights switch-on
4.50pm to 5.20pmFuzz Universe
5.20pmEvent closes

Also look out for The Alder Valley Brass Band.

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Christmas in Aldershot town centre

There are lots of festive events and activities happening in Aldershot town centre in the lead-up to Christmas.

For full details of what's happening, please see our exciting events programme below or visit our Christmas in Aldershot and Farnborough pages.

Location

Parking

Visit our parking pages for more information about parking at the event.

 
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