Beeston Christmas Lights 2012 switch on event will take
place on Saturday 1st December 2012.
There will be lots of festive entertainment
throughout Beeston for all the family, including Santa,
ice skating, christmas music, choirs and street entertainers
and will end with a spectacular firework display.
Attractions at Broadgate Park
12.00 noon - 4.00pm
Come and meet Santa in the Ice Grotto and have your photo
taken with his magical Reindeer and Sleigh. Each child will
recieve a small gift.
Meet the fantastic street theatre acts, the 'Flying Buttresses'
and the 'Arctic Explorers' as they perform down the streets
towards Beeston Square.
- 1.30pm - 2pm Broadgate Park
- 2.30pm - 3pm Broadgate Park & High Road
- 3.30pm - 4.00pm Beeston Square
Entertainment in Beeston Square will start at 1.30pm with
something for all the family to enjoy.
- 1.30pm - BUGs Ukulele Band
- 2.00pm - Push Dance group
- 2.30pm - Maxine Robinson
- 3.00pm - Sam Barson
- 3:30pm - Beeston Musical Theatre Group
- 4.00pm - Raphael Achache
- 4.15pm - 4.45pm - Bevox Choir
- 4.45pm - 5.15pm - Christmas Lights Switch On Ceremony
and Firework Display, with Sam and Dave from Gem 106,
the Mayor of Broxtowe and Mango Man.
Foster Avenue Car Park
- 5.15pm - 6.15pm Come and see the 'Fab 4' perform live
and playing some great 60's tunes, guaranteed to be a
There will also be a selection of fairground rides in
Foster Avenue car park and along Beeston High Road throughout
Season of Lights Event - Chilwell Road Methodist
- 2.30pm - 5.00pm Celebrate some of the global light festivals
with Advent, Diwali, Eid, Hanukkah,Chinese Moon Festival
Celerate with dance, music, arts, crafts and food!
Chilwell Road & High Road
- 'Arctic Explorers' - comical street theatre, join our
encrusted heroes on their tragic comical adventures as
they try to reach the south pole!
Performance times 1.30pm - 2.00pm, 2.30pm - 3.00pm, 3.30pm
Wollaton Road Methodist Church
Festive winter fair, to be opened by the Mayor
of Broxtowe at 10.00am.
There will be a variety of stalls including - cakes, tombola,
crafts, hand made cards.