Start date and time: Saturday 19 November 1:00 PM
End date and time: Saturday 19 November 6:00 PM
Location: Aldershot town centre
The festive season begins in Aldershot on Saturday 19 November with the Christmas Cracker event. The festive fun includes Father Christmas in his grotto, a petting farm, Juggling Jake, free children’s crafts and face painting, brass bands, a full line-up of live entertainment across three stages and much more. This year the countdown will include a short fireworks display and a giant snow machine!
Apply for a stall
Aldershot Christmas Lights Switch-on launches the borough's amazing Christmas season. 4,000+ visitors attend each year, across two outdoor spaces in the town centre.
Stalls cost from just £30. The festival takes place on Saturday 19 November from 1 to 6pm (outdoors). A small number of free stalls are available for borough-based not for profit organisations.Apply for a stall
Apply to perform
We are inviting local musicians, choirs, dance schools, brass bands and other performers top take part in the event.Apply to perform
The deadline for performer applications is Friday 30 September at 5pm.