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Christmas Light Switch On

30th Nov 2018 @ 17:00 - 19:00

Crowds gather in Frome for the Christmas lights switch on

Kick off the festive season with Frome’s annual Christmas celebrations. The traditional Frome Switch On event will feature stalls selling festive drinks and food, children’s games, fantastic music and carol singing. The evening will also feature the “Light the Night” lantern procession coming through Frome town centre, and of course the switch on from The George balcony.

17:00 – First taste of Christmas: Delicious Christmas treats
17:10 – Selwood Academy Children’s Choir
17:30 – Performance from Rock Choir
18:00 – Rare Species present Mojo Moves – a comedy Christmas workout to set you up for the festive season
18:15 – Lantern procession starts to the sound of the Frome Samba Band
18.30 – Community carol singing accompanied by Frome Town Band and Songbirds
18:45 – Christmas Lights switched on by Mayor Richard Ackroyd and special guest Rachel Clarke
18:50- Finish with performance from Frome Samba Band

Please note the roads into and surrounding the Market place will be closed from 4pm – 9pm so please use an alternative route. The Market yard car park will remain open.


30th Nov 2018
17:00 - 19:00
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