Folkestone Christmas Lights Switch On

22nd November 2019 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Europe/London Timezone
The Town Hall
1-2 Guildhall Street
Vicky Deakin
01303 257946
Folkestone Christmas Lights Switch On @ The Town Hall

This year’s festivities will kick off with a Christmas Market along Guildhall Street, showcasing a variety of stalls.

The popular Festive Parade will once again make its way from the Leas Cliff Hall to the Town Hall and the Grand Firework Finale will be fired from the Harbour Arm with viewing points at The Stade, Harbour, East Cliff and surrounding areas.



Running order is as follows:

5pm Pre-Parade Festivities at the Leas Cliff Hall

5.30pm Parade party to depart for the Town Hall

6pm Primary School Choir on the stage outside the Town Hall

6.15pm Festive Parade will arrive at the Town Hall with music from the Community Choir

6.20pm Festive Song and Dance Act

6.40pm Primary School Band and Choir

7pm Christmas Card Competition Winner and Runner Up to be announced by the Town Mayor

7.05pm The Leas Cliff Hall’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Pantomime Cast performance

7.30pm The Big Switch On by the Town Mayor with the Panto Prince, Snow White and the

Seven Dwarfs and the Grinch

8.10pm Grand Firework Finale Display from the Harbour Arm


The stage will once again be setup outside the Town Hall and will host a range of entertainment, please note times may change.