The Boulevard will be closed on Saturday 22 November from 6am to 11pm in preparation for Crawley’s Christmas Lights Live event.
Diversions will be in place at:
1. The College Road roundabout junction and before the exit from the NCP car parks
2. After the entrance to the NCP car parks and outside Woodall Duckham House
We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
We’re very excited to announce that this year’s Christmas lights will be switched on by popular TV and radio presenter Stephen Mulhern.
Stephen, appearing in this year’s panto Sleeping Beauty at The Hawth, will entertain the crowd before flicking on the switch with guest appearances from fellow cast members Josh James (2010 UK Eurovision entrant) and local actress Lauren Cocoracchio who will be playing Beauty.
This Christmas light switch-on extravaganza promises to be an afternoon of festive fun and will set the scene for a big town centre celebration.
From 12 noon on Saturday 22 November, the Boulevard will be the place to be to get into the Christmas spirit and enjoy a range of events like live music, street theatre and food and drink stalls before the big Christmas lights switch on at 6pm.
This is very much a community-focused event and the entertainment will be provided by local performers. We’re pleased to confirm that following auditions the successful artists are:
The afternoon’s line-up will also include other local singers and dancers.
Santa’s Arrival Celebration
Saturday 22 November 12 - 4pm
A magical afternoon as Santa arrives to County Mall’s new enchanted Christmas Grotto.
Santa arrives at 1pm - Festivities start at 12 noon.
Free parking is available at the Orchard Street and Town Hall multi-storey car parks every evening after 5pm and all day on Sundays.
13 November - 4 January, Queens Square
Visit the wooden chalets selling a selection of festive treats including bratwurst, personalised gifts, snow cakes and doughnuts.
Don’t forget you can also load up on Christmas goodies at the weekly market in Queens Square on Wednesdays and the High Street on Fridays and Saturdays. You'll find household items, fashion and accessories as well as a great selection of fresh fruit, veg and meat on offer. Just a few minutes walk from Orchard Street car park, there's no excuse not to load up your shopping bags!
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