The Barbican Christmas Lights Switch On

Enjoy the festivities over the Waterfront for The Barbican Christmas Lights Switch On

Barbican Christmas Lights Switch On


On Sunday 26 November the Christmas Celebrations will be taking place on The Barbican and Sutton Harbour.

Get into the Christmas spirit where the fun starts at 12pm with a spectacular stage programme hosted by Radio Plymouth, comprising of performances from local community groups, theatre groups and schools throughout the day.

Await the exciting arrival of Santa and his Elf who will be travelling by RNLI Lifeboat to The Barbican to join the Lord Mayor on The Parade for the official lights switch on at 4pm, shortly followed by the best dressed elf competition.

Meet Santa's Reindeer and owls, wander the array of community stalls and admire the beautifully decorated Christmas Tree as you celebrate Christmas down at Plymouth's stunning waterfront.

Stage Programme hosted by Radio Plymouth

12 to 12.25pm Plymouth Party Princesses

12.30 to 12.55pm The Sound Council

1 to 1.25pm Holy Cross Primary School

1.30 to 1.55pm Ocean City Sound

2 to 2.25pm Starlines Theatre School

2.30 to 2.55pm Plymouth Mayflower Chorus

3 to 3.25pm Italia Conti

3.30 to 3.55pm University of Plymouth Student Choir

4pm Santa arrives at Cap'n Jaspers' steps followed by Lord Mayors speech, City Laureate Thom Boulton, Young City Laureate Lola Beal, Lights Switch on and Best Dressed Elf Competition winner

4.30 to 5pm Plym Kids


Email or call 01752 668000 or go to VisitPlymouth.

Cost: Free

Venue: Barbican and Sutton Harbour

Categories: Children | Christmas | Holiday activity | Major event

  • Sunday, 26 November 2017 - 12:00pm