Bangor Christmas – Switch On Saturday, 17 November 2018

Christmas Switch On 2018

Saturday  17 November 2018
Bangor Christmas Market
McKee Clock Arena, Seafront 12noon-7pm
Organised by Bangor Chamber of Commerce
The Christmas market returns to the seafront, with an abundance of
festive treats on offer. With over 20 local market stalls selling artisan
foods and local crafts this is the perfect spot to kick off some early
Christmas shopping.
Grab a hot drink and soak up the atmosphere with music, face painting, a children’s carousel and much more – it will definitely put you in a festive mood.

Christmas at Project 24
Queens Parade, 12noon-5pm
Come along to Project 24 and kick off the festive season with an array of Christmassy cheer.
Bring your friends and family to ‘Rock around the Roller Disco’ with disco lights and Christmas tunes. Tickets £1.50 (Adult), £1 (Child)*
Pop by the grotto and wish Santa and his reindeer a Merry Christmas, hop on-board the vintage double decker bus, get creative with Christmas crafts, make yummy festive delights and don’t miss the chance for marshmallow toasting.

Main Street My Street
Various stores throughout Main Street, Bangor 1pm-5pm
Follow the Elf door trail and see what Santa’s little helpers
have been up to in various participating stores in Main Street.
Decorate your very own elf door and write the all-important
Letter to Santa in Menarys followed by traditional gingerbread
decorating in The Heatherlea.
Don’t forget to drop into Translink Bus and Rail Station and enjoy Christmas carols performed by local school choirs at 1pm, 2pm and 3pm.

Main Street My Street Lantern Parade at 5pm
A lantern parade with over 100 lanterns will take you on a journey from Translink to the McKee Clock Arena led by Santa and the Mayor of Ards and North Down.

Christmas Lights Switch On
McKee Clock Arena 5.30pm
The Mayor and Santa will light up Bangor’s Christmas tree followed by a spectacular fireworks display.