Christmas Lights switch on

Fire gardens and hot chocolate in the grounds of the Abbey!

You’re warmly invited to come along to the Hexham Bandstand from 4.15pm. The Hexham Middle School orchestra will be playing carols and there will be a balloon entertainer.

Santa will arrive at 4.30pm and will listen to children’s present requests while his helpers give out sweets and fruit.

SANTA WILL SWITCH ON HEXHAM'S LIGHTS AT 5.00PM, THEN HEAD TO THE MARKET PLACE TO SWITCH THE TREE LIGHTS ON AT 5.10PM.

The evening continues with carol singers at the Shambles, craft activities at Queen’s Hall, a fire garden and hot chocolate served outside the Abbey Refectory from 5.15pm. Many of the shops in town will stay open late as part of the event.

Organised by Hexham Town Council with the help of Hexham Abbey, Hexham Community Partnership, The Sele First School PTA and sponsors: Egger UK Ltd, Robert Scott of SGS Timber Haulage Ltd and Listers Biscuit Box, Hexham.

Funded by Hexham Town Council, Hexham Abbey and Northumberland County Council.

Price: FREE

When: Friday, November 26, 2021 - 16:30 to 19:30

Where: Abbey Grounds and Market Place