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Christmas Light Switch On, Tue 28 Nov 2017

Christmas Light Switch On

Christmas Light Switch On


Wakefield Council

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This November, head down to Castleford Town Centre for the annual Christmas Light Switch On across the Town Centre Precinct.

Castleford singer and X Factor star, Jack Walton, will be switching on the Castleford Christmas lights on 5.45pm on Tuesday 28 November, alongside Deputy Council Leader, Cllr Denise Jeffery and local community groups.

There will also be a Christmas market throughout the day, from 10am to 6pm, with children’s rides, donkey rides and lots of family entertainment.

Staged entertainment starts at 4pm where Jack Walton will be entertaining the crowds alongside performances from Lock Lane Community Group and Castleford Tigers Cheerleaders.

16:00 – 16:15 Compare warm up – Welcome Ridings
16:15 – 16:45 Jack Walton
16:45 – 17:15 Paws and Claws
17:15 – 17:25 Lantern Parade Christmas Song
17.25 - 17:40 Wendy Rayners Dance Group
17:45 Light Switch On

Event details

Dates Times
Tue 28 Nov 2017



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