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Christmas Lights Switch On in Chichester
27 November 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pmFree
Taking place on Saturday 27th November this year’s Christmas Light Switch On is set to be a magical experience for all the family with activities led by the Rotary Clubs of Chichester.
The day looks like this:
12 – 4 pm – Free Lantern Making Workshop for children with The Chichester Community Development Trust on the Cathedral Green, ready for the light parade later in the day.
4:45 pm – a special performance from the Oakwood School Choir at the Market Cross.
4.45 pm – Meet outside Café Nero in East Street for the Chichester Festival of Light Lantern Parade.
5.00 pm – The parade will commence with a slow march up East Street towards The Cross, led by the Chichester Town Crier, Richard Plowman and the TS Sturdy marching band.
Everyone is invited to join with lanterns and torches helping to make this a joyous occasion as we welcome Christmas to our lovely city.
After the parade and the blessing of the Christmas tree by the Dean of Chichester Cathedral, Reverend Stephen Waine, there will be a countdown to the switch-on of the lights by a community superhero at 5.30 pm with Christmas carols to follow.