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Join us for the annual Christmas Lights Switch On

The Christmas Lights Switch-On involves the annual turning on of all the festive lights. This year, the switch on is on Thursday 14th November 2019 and starts at 3pm with the official switch on at 7pm. 


At the switch on there will be:

Father Christmas and his reindeer

A magician

Fairground rides

Over 40 charity stalls

Food Stalls

Schools performing on stage from 3.15pm


For information about Christmas events in Bury St Edmunds follow us on Twitter using the following hashtag #BuryMerryChristmas or follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

Take a look at the highlights from the 2017 event:

The details...
Christmas Lights Switch On event will be held in the Buttermarket / Cornhill.

Street entertainment includes Father Christmas and his Elves, Fairground Rides, Food stalls and more!

More information
Contact Jackie from Our Bury St Edmunds by email: or call: 01284 766258

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