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Forthcoming Displays Displays that have ended or yet to be confirmed

Town Switch on Date Events

Angarrack

Saturday
29th
November
2014
Angarrack Christmas lights switch-on

Meet in the car park of the Angarrack Inn from 6pm.

Lights switched on at 7pm
Small firework display and a possible visit from Father Christmas.

Ashton

Friday
5th
December
2014
Switch on for Ashton Christmas Lights will be Friday 5th December. Be at the Lion and Lamb pub at 6.00 p.m. for a 6.30 p.m. switch on. Father Christmas will arrive at 6.45 p.m. with a gift for all children!

Breage and District Silver Band are playing and there will be carol singing. There will be a BBQ and hot food and soup will also be available. There will be a raffle that will be drawn at 9.00 p.m.

Barripper

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Bodmin

Friday
28th
November
2014
Bodmin Christmas Lights Switch-on and Santa’s Grotto

5pm – 8pm.

Children’s procession starts at 6pm from the library leading to the switch-on at 6.30pm on the Folly.

Shire House Suite, Bodmin PL31 2DQ

Visit Father Christmas in his grotto!

Tickets available in advance from Bodmin Information Centre or can be bought at the door. Tickets from £2.95

Refreshments will also be available.

Breage

Saturday
6th
December
2014
Tiffany Truscott from BBC Radio Cornwall will switch on Breage Christmas Lights on Saturday December 6th. Meet at the A394 end of Higher Road near Willavean at 6.30 p.m.

Breage & District Silver Band will play carols. Afterwards there will be a BBQ, Breage Band will play followed by a disco at Breage Social Club, Shute Hill.

Bude

Friday
5th
December
2014
Bude Community Christmas Event

Details to be confirmed

3pm - 9pm Farmer and Craft Market at Lower Wharf

Participating shops late night shopping until 9pm

5pm - 9pm Market Stalls at Adventure International

6.30pm Reindeer Parade with Santa

7pm Santa Grotto with Bude Rotary Club, Queen Street

Live seasonal music throughout the town

Budock Water

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Cadgwith

Saturday
6th
December
2014
Cadgwith Christmas Lights Switch-on.

Callington

Saturday
6th
December
2014
Callington Christmas Lights Switch On

Events throughout the day in Callington from 9am - 9pm at the Town Hall and shops.

Camborne

Saturday
22nd
November
2014
Camborne Christmas lights switch-on.

Events all day 9am - 8pm
Commercial Square, Camborne

9am - 2pm Christmas Produce Market
2pm Camborne Youth Band
3pm Jumping Out duo
3.45pm Local band
4.30pm Titan the Robot with Laurence Reed
5pm Lights switch on
5pm Aggie Boys Choir
6pm Titan the Robot performs

Free parking in Rosewarne Car Park

Camelford

Saturday
29th
November
2014
Camelford Christmas Lights Switch-on

Firework Display
Procession through Town singing carols with Camelford Town Band & bring the kids to visit Santa in his Grotto!

Events from 6pm.

Carbis Bay

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Carharrack

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Carnhell Green

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Forthcoming Displays Displays that have ended or yet to be confirmed


Town Switch on Date Events

Connor Downs

Saturday
13th
December
2014
Connor Downs Christmas lights switch-on

Lights to be switched on at 7pm

Coverack

Saturday
6th
December
2014
Coverack Christmas Tree Night

Lantern procession, raffle, carols and hot refreshments. Father Christmas will come through the village with a present for every child.

From 6.45pm

Cury

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Falmouth

Thursday
4th
December
2014
Falmouth Christmas lights switch-on.

Childrens' parade with Falmouth's school children singing, dancing and carrying lanterns. The parade arrives at The Moor for the lights to be switched on at 7pm.

Late night shopping on 4, 11 and 18th December. Free parking in Cornwall Council car parks from 5pm on late night shopping evenings.

For more of Falmouth's Christmas events

Four Lanes

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Fowey

Friday
5th
December
2014
Fowey Christmas lights switch-on

7pm at the Church gate

Part of 3 days of festive entertainment around Fowey.

Germoe

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Godolphin

Saturday
13th
December
2014
Switch on for Godolphin Christmas Lights will be Saturday 13th December at 7.00 p.m.

Meet by the Christmas tree at the Godolphin Arms at 6.30 p.m. for carols with Godolphin School children and Breage and District Silver Band. There will be a BBQ outside the pub.

Goldsithney

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Gulval

Monday
8th
December
2014
Gulval Christmas lights switch-on

7pm
Christmas Choir
Meet at the Chapel.

Gunnislake

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Gweek

Sunday
7th
December
2014
Gweek Christmas lights switch-on

6pm
Gweek Silver Band will be performing.

Gwithian

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Halsetown

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Forthcoming Displays Displays that have ended or yet to be confirmed


Town Switch on Date Events

Hayle

Friday
28th
November
2014
Hayle Christmas Lights switch on at 7pm.

Hayle Day Care Centre, entertainment & refreshments, all welcome.

For more information: Jane Quick Tel:01736 759476.

Helston

Friday
28th
November
2014
Helston Christmas lights switch-on.

Events include a firework spectacular, childrens' fun rides, carol singing, stalls.

Father Christmas will be visiting Helston between 4pm and 7pm with his reindeer joining him from 5pm.

6pm - 7pm Culdrose Military Wives Choir will sing on the main stage

7pm onwards Helston Town Band lead the carol singing.

Lights 7.30pm

Illogan

Friday
5th
December
2014
Illogan Christmas lights switch-on

6.30pm
The children of Illogan School will parade from the school to the Robartes Arms
with their lanterns and will congregate in the Square.

Everyone will be welcomed by Reverend Robinson, there will be a short blessing.

The Christmas Lights will be switched on. Camborne Youth Band will be performing and carols will be sung.

Father Christmas will be visiting from Lapland and will be handing
out sweets and fruit.

Lanner

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Launceston

Thursday
20th
November
2014
LAUNCESTON CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON

5pm -7.30pm

Entertainer, Town Band, Mince Pies
Town Square, Launceston.

Leedstown

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Lelant

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Liskeard

Saturday
6th
December
2014
Liskeard Lights Up in 2014 is all about Myths and Legends from South East Cornwall.

During the day, children can visit Santa Claus in his grotto, on Liskeard’s Fore Street. There will be face painting, opportunities for children to write that special letter to Santa, and each child will receive a small present.

Themed activities around the town will include storytelling and craft activities for children in Liskeard’s Museum on Pike Street.

The lantern procession led by Liskeard Silver Band, Father Christmas, Liskeard Carnival Queen, and a Christmas shadow ‘piccy tree’, will weave its way, from the Cattle Market Car Park, through the streets of Liskeard, local people carrying their spectacular lanterns.

The procession stops on the Parade in the centre of town where there will be a sound and light display, the Christmas tree will be lit and there will be a short firework display. The procession then returns to the Cattle Market Car Park where it ends.

Lizard

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Looe

Friday
5th
December
2014
Looe Lantern Procession and Christmas lights switch-on.

Groups assemble at 6.30pm at either the Millpool Centre, West Looe or outside The Guildhall, East Looe.

From there they parade with their illuminated lanterns to the Quayside Centre at West Looe for carols starting at 7pm

Marazion

Friday
5th
December
2014
Marazion Christmas Tree & Decorative Lights switch on

Maypole Gardens, Marazion
7pm – 8pm

Breage Band, Marazion Apollo Male Voice Choir and Penzance Orpheus Ladies Choir, followed by mince pies, mulled wine and song at the Godolphin Arms.

Organised jointly by Marazion Decorative Lights Committee and the Greenwood Penny Christmas Tree Committee.

Mawnan Smith

Friday
28th
November
2014
Mawnan Smith Christmas lights switch-on

The Square, Mawnan Smith

Father Christmas will visit the village
Following this the village Christmas tree and the village lights will be turned on.

All the usual activities and treats from 5.30pm

Mevagissey

Saturday
6th
December
2014
Mevagissey Christmas lights switch-on

The parade will start from the fire station at 5pm.

Entertainment on the jetty and at The Harbour Tavern. Mince pies and mulled wine.

St Austell Rock Choir and St Austell Band will be performing.

Mevagissey Harbour PL26 6UH

Mousehole

Saturday
13th
December
2014
Mousehole Christmas Lights switch on and Carolaire is Saturday 13th December 2014 at 7.30pm.

Lights are then on every evening 5pm to 11pm until 3rd January with the exception of 19th December when lights are dimmed 8pm to 9pm in remembrance of the Penlee Lifeboat disaster.
Forthcoming Displays Displays that have ended or yet to be confirmed


Town Switch on Date Events

Mullion

Saturday
6th
December
2014
Mullion Christmas lights switch-on

5.30pm
Gweek Silver Band will be performing.

Mylor

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Nancegollan

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Newlyn

Friday
12th
December
2014
Newlyn Christmas Lights Switch-on

6.30pm

Father Christmas arriving on Penlee lifeboat.

Raffle tickets on sale in Newlyn. 1st prize is £500. Tickets cost £5 per book

Newquay

Friday
28th
November
2014
Newquay Christmas lights switch-on.

Events from 3pm.

3pm - 6pm Meet the Reindeer at the Hotel Victoria

6.30pm - 8pm Childrens' Lantern Parade Cliff Road to Fore Street

Christmas lights switch on with Pirate FM.

Late night shopping until 8.30pm

Fireworks at 8.30pm over Newquay Harbour.

Padstow

Sunday
30th
November
2014
Padstow Christmas lights switch-on

6pm




Park Bottom, Illogan

Saturday
6th
December
2014
Park Bottom Christmas lights switch-on

6.30pm
New Inn, Park Bottom, Illogan.

Everyone will be welcomed by a member of
Illogan Parish Council’s Events Committee, there will be a short blessing and the
Christmas Lights will be switched on.

Camborne Youth Band will be performing and carols will be sung. Father Christmas will be visiting again from Lapland and will be
handing out sweets and fruit.

Penryn

Saturday
6th
December
2014
Penryn Christmas Lights Switch on

5-7pm
Lanner and District Silver Band will be performing.

Penzance

Saturday
29th
November
2014
Penzance Christmas Lights Switch-on

A festive Christmas market will be running in the town centre from 10.30am with stalls selling all manner of local produce and crafts – an ideal opportunity to purchase an unusual Christmas gift.

From 12 noon there will be a variety of entertainment on Causewayhead, at The Greenmarket and by the Humphry Davy Statue including the Mounts Bay Singers and look out for Father Christmas in his sleigh.

There will also be a carousel ride for the small children at The Greenmarket and face-painting at Queen’s Square.

A Victorian horse-drawn bus will be providing rides from The Greenmarket up and down Causewayead and the bus will then be transporting the Mayor and his entourage through the town to switch on the lights as follows:

4.15pm Wharfside Shopping Centre
4.30pm Christmas Tree at Humphry Davy Statue (Market Jew Street)
5.00pm Causewayhead (outside Causewayhead Furnishings)

The final switch-on will be followed by the drawing of the Grand Christmas Lights Raffle – lots of prizes donated by local retailers and businesses!

This year the Mayor’s special guests will be The Big Dance Company’s World Champion Hip Hop Team!

Free parking in town centre car parks all day.

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Perranuthnoe

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Polperro

Saturday
6th
December
2014
Polperro Christmas Lights switch-on

Christmas Market on The Big Green during the day.

Ponsanooth

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Port Isaac

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Forthcoming Displays Displays that have ended or yet to be confirmed


Town Switch on Date Events

Porthleven

Friday
5th
December
2014
Porthleven Christmas lights switch on.
Friday 5th December at 6.45pm.

There will be late night shopping, a visit from Santa, Porthleven Town Band and fireworks.

Porthtowan

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Portscatho

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Praze an Beeble

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Redruth

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Redruth

Sunday
30th
November
2014
Howell Family Christmas lights switch on in aid of charity.

Hot mince pies and clotted cream, tea, coffee, soft drinks, Christmas music and carols. The Big Countdown.

5.30pm

All proceeds to Cancer Research UK

Juan, Barncoose Terrace, Redruth TR15 3ES

Saltash

Saturday
6th
December
2014
Saltash Christmas Lights switch-on

Includes a Lantern Festival
Outdoor Christmas market and fireworks.

Sennen

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St Agnes

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St Austell

Thursday
20th
November
2014
St Austell Christmas lights switch-on 20th November 2014

Lots of activity and events throughout the day.

Kernow King, Madison Glinski and Santa will be switching on the town Christmas Lights between 5.45pm and 6.15pm

The Red Hand Gang will be running a crèche in the Old Town Hall in the Market House during the day and evening as well as on Late Night Shopping Tuesdays.

Events from 4pm to 8pm in the Market House and the Church:-

4.30pm - 5.30pm Solo Jazz Player - Church Steps

6pm - 7pm Snow blowing from Market House over Church

6.15pm - 6.45pm Vicar on the Fiddle - Church Steps

6.30pm - 8pm Coz the Clown Balloon Modelling - Market House steps

7pm - 8pm Elsa and Olaf meet and greet - Market House

St Buryan

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St Columb Major

Friday
28th
November
2014
St Columb Major Christmas lights switch-on

Meet in the school for 6pm if you and your family would like to join the Christmas parade through the town.
Parade starts approx. 6.30pm
Lights switch-on approx. 7pm Town Square

Firework display follows switch-on.

Christmas market in Columba Centre from 5pm - 9pm. Local crafts and refreshments available.

Santa at Columba Centre 5pm-9pm
Olaf at Columba Centre 7pm-9pm

St Ives

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St Just in Penwith

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Forthcoming Displays Displays that have ended or yet to be confirmed


Town Switch on Date Events

St Keverne

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St Mawes

Saturday
6th
December
2014
St Mawes Christmas lights switch-on

St Merryn

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St Teath

Saturday
29th
November
2014
St Teath Christmas lights switch-on

Stalls from 3.30pm to 8pm

Grand switch-on at 6.30pm
The Square, St Teath

Mulled wine
Mince Pies
Bacon Rolls
Bar
Soup
Teas, coffees, hot chocolate

Santa's Grotto

Tintagel

Saturday
6th
December
2014
Tintagel Christmas lights switch-on

7pm
Trevena Square, Tintagel

Tintagel Christmas Lights Committee

Torpoint

Saturday
29th
November
2014
Torpoint Christmas lights switch-on

Fore Street 6pm
Stalls and entertainment from 4pm

Tregony

Sunday
7th
December
2014
Tregony Christmas lights switch-on

Procession from St Cuby Church in Tregony at 5.45pm to the Town Square, where the Christmas lights will be turned on.

Followed by carols and festive songs, with mulled wine and hot chocolate on sale. Please join at the church or meet in The Square - and remember to bring a torch!

Troon

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Truro

Wednesday
19th
November
2014
Truro Christmas lights switch-on.

The event will be combined with the City of Lights festivities. The lantern parade will stop in Boscawen Street where the Christmas lights will be switched on by a special lantern.

Truro Late Night Shopping begins on Wednesday 26th November and continues on 3rd December, 10th December & 17th December

Shops throughout the city will be open until 9pm for late night shopping, and the streets of Truro will be filled with festive market stalls, entertainers, brass bands and carol singers.

Tywardreath

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Wadebridge

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Widegates

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The original Christmas Lights list for Cornwall compiled by www.intocornwall.com

Please mention www.intocornwall.com when using
this Christmas Lights list in your publication,

thank you.

 

 

 

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