Warwick Victorian Evening 2016

Warwick Victorian Evening 2016

Warwick’s celebrated Victorian Christmas Evening takes place on Thursday 24th November from 5pm to 9pm.

Touch FM will host a packed programme of entertainment on stage in the Market Place where Father Christmas will help the Mayor of Warwick switch the town’s Christmas lights on at 7pm.

There will be attractions throughout the town centre including a traditional steam-powered carousel, ferret racing, traction engines, fire spinners, children’s rides and entertainments, Victorian Market and craft stalls, street entertainers and musicians including Thom Kirkpatrick. Victorian market with festive food and craft stalls, Santa's Grotto, fairground organs and Ghost stories from Victorian times.

A lantern procession from St Mary’s Church will provide a colourful highlight just before the lights switch-on. Craft, charity and festive food stalls will wind through Swan Street, Market Street and the Market Place.

Christmas Tree Festival at St. Mary's Church

Shopkeepers and stallholders will be in period costume and visitors are encouraged to enter the Best Dressed Victorian Competition.
Both the best dressed man and the best dressed woman will receive a meal voucher at The Rose and Crown.


Stage Show (Market Place, Outside Shire Hall) running from 17:00hrs – 19:45hrs, all stage acts to be managed by Touch FM.
 
17:00     Opening Link with presenters (Touch FM)
17:10     Jingles Jester
17:30     Michael Buble Tribute (Backing & Radio Mic)
18:00     Hannah Clare's Dance Troupe
18:20     Thom KirkPatrick (Pop, One Man Band)
18:55     Town Crier, Mayor, Santa Claus Countdown to Lights On
19.00     Lights Switch On
19:05     St Mary's Choir Carol Singers & school children sing
19:30     Announce Best Dressed Victorian Competition (prize giveaway)
19:35     Paris Georgia (Country singer)
20:00     The Folly Brothers
20:35     Rock Choir
21:00     END

FREE PARKING IN ALL WARWICK DISTRICT COUNCIL off-street CAR PARKS ALL DAY. BUT BEWARE, ON-STREET PARKING WILL STILL BE CHARGED.


Please call the Tourist Information Centre on 01926 492212 for more information and help planning your visit.

And many shops are open on the Four Sundays up to Christmas.

Warwick Victorian Evening Gallery

Address
All over the Town, Warwick, CV34 4BJ
Car Park
Linen Street FREE and open late or New Street FREE
Where
Town Centre
Dates
Thursday 24th November 2016
Times
5pm-9pm
Admission
FREE
Info
Vegetarian Family
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