Aldershot Christmas lights switch-on

Join us on Saturday 20 November for the Christmas lights switch-on in Aldershot town centre.

Start the countdown to Christmas at our free and magical afternoon of festive fun for the whole family, from midday to 5:45pm.

The main lights switch-on will happen at 5pm, with special guests Father Christmas and the stars of Princes Hall's pantomime, Dick Whittington.

This year our event is bigger than ever before and will take place across the town centre, with stalls and festive fun in Union Street, Wellington Street and Princes Gardens, where the Switch-on will take place. Watch this space for more information. 

Apply for a stall

Stallholders are invited to apply for a pitch at Aldershot Christmas Lights Switch-on 2021. 40 pitches are available and we are expecting in excess of 3,000 visitors (based on 2019 footfall).

Pitches cost from just £20 and Rushmoor based not-for-profit organisations can apply for a free stall. 

We are looking for:

  • Stallholders that sell quality crafts, artisan food and drink products 
  • Stalls selling festive products and gift ideas as well as handmade products  
  • Hot food stalls of a high quality, selling unique dishes 
  • Local charity and not for profit organisations to promote their projects / fundraiser 
  • Stallholders that use eco-friendly / biodegradable / recyclable food packaging and provide ample facilities for refuse and recycling 

Find out more information in our pdf icon stallholder information pack [142kb]

Apply for a stall using our application form

If you are unable to complete the application form online, please contact us using the details on this page. 

Take part - performers and volunteers

If you would like to perform or volunteer to take part in the day, please contact us using the details on this page.

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