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Christmas Light Switch On, Tue 19 Nov 2019, free entry

Christmas lights switch on in Castleford

Christmas lights switch on in Castleford


Wakefield Council


West Yorkshire,
WF10 1BB

Events at this Venue

date event
Tue 19 Nov Castleford Christmas Light Switch On


It's the most wonderful time of the year! This November, come along to Castleford town centre for the annual Christmas Light Switch On.

Castleford's beautiful Christmas lights will be switched on on Tuesday 19 November.

To kick off the Christmas spirit, there will be festive entertainments from 4pm, including:

- Normanton Musical Theatre Society
- Pro Dance Troupe
- Lindsey Farrow
- Star Dance Academy
- Civic Centre Aladdin Pantomime Cast
- Ridings FM Time To Shine winner
- Castleford Tigers players and Castleford Mascot JT on stage for the big switch on!

The town centre will also play host to a brilliant Christmas market throughout the day, giving you the chance to bag some seasonal goodies, and pick up those unusual Christmas gifts.

The market will be open 10am - 6.30 pm

If you are interested in trading on a stall or providing catering at the event, please follow the link to the application forms.

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Tue 19 Nov 2019 16:00


Free entry

Also see



See location of Castleford Precinct on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 429257  Lat: 53.72593 Long: -1.35127

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Castleford Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Castleford Bus Station


  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access