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Beeston Christmas Lights Switch On

Arnold Clark Nottingham Motorstore presents

Beeston Christmas Lights Switch On

Saturday 1st December from 4.30pm-6.30pm.

Lights Switch On at 5.30pm on Beeston Square.

Fireworks at 6.30pm.

There’ll be children’s rides, a variety of stalls, food and drink, street performers and live entertainment on Beeston Square.

  • Arts and Crafts Fair brought to you by
  • Children’s rides on High Road from 10.30am.
  • Traditional fun fair on the Old Bus Station from 12pm.
  • Visit Santa in his Grotto from 2.30pm-5.45pm on Broadgate Park.
  • The Season of Lights event will also take place at the Methodist Church,Beeston from 2pm- 4pm.
  • Footlights Theatre Nottingham will be performing by the tree on Broadgate Park from 5pm.
  • There will be a school lantern procession ending at Beeston Square main stage.
  • High Road Hustle along Chiwell Road from 12pm until late.
  • Festive photo booth at Max Speilmann from 4.30pm.


WIN £500 worth of goodies!

Merry Christmas from Arnold Clark Motorstore!

Join us at the Beeston Christmas Lights Switch On. We’re offering a brrrrrilliant prize to be won – a Christmas gift hamper packed with £500 worth of goodies. Just make sure you’re at Beeston Square on Saturday 1st December for the chance to win. For now, why not search our range of 20,000 cars and vans at Arnold Or, pop into the branch for a visit at: Lenton Industrial Estate, Redfield Road, Nottingham NG7 2UJ.’


Click the logo to check out the fantastic selection of cars.



Beeston Christmas Light Switch On programme

The Arnold Clark Stage

Time What’s on
4.30pm The Jeanie Barton Quartet
5.00pm Beeston Voices Community Choir
5.15pm The Lanes Primary School – Festive Lantern Parade
5.20pm The Lanes Primary School Choir
5.30pm The Christmas Light Switch on Ceremony
5.40pm The Red Dance Group
5.45pm Velvet Revolution
6.30pm Santa and Golden ticket winner followed by Finale Fireworks


Other Festive activities

Time What’s on Where
2.30-5.45pm FREE Santa’s Grotto Broadgate Park
Footlights Theatre Nottingham Broadgate Park
4.30-6.00pm Festive Photobooth & PJ’s Magic Show Max Spielmann

High Road

12noon – late The High Road Hustle – Stalls , food and live music Chilwell Road
12.00-6.30pm Traditional Fair rides Beeston High Road and Old Bus Station
12.00-6.30pm Arts and Craft Fair plus Charity stalls from 3.30pm Styring Street
3.30pm The Snowman and The Snowdog The Garage
4.30-6.30pm Festive Street Theatre Acts Throughout Town Centre


Beeston Festive Street Theatre  

Time What’s on Where
4.30-5.00pm Jumping Elf Beeston Square
4.30-5.15pm Bouncing Snowman High Road and down to Broadgate Park
5.15-5.45pm Jumping Elf High Road / Broadgate Park
5.45-6.30pm Bouncing Snowman Beeston Square and along Chilwell Road to High Road Hustle Event
6.00-6.30pm Jumping Elf Beeston Square


It’s also Small Business Saturday UK. This is a great opportunity to browse the fantastic independently owned shops in Beeston; many businesses will offer a one-off promotion as part of the celebrations.

We would like to thank Westerman Homes for sponsoring the event and NET (Nottingham Express Transit) for their support in this year’s Christmas lights Switch On Event.

For more event information, please contact the L Leisure Events team on 0115 917 3695, email or visit Follow L Leisure on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to be in the know.

This event has been organised by L Leisure and Broxtowe Borough Council.



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1st December 2018


16:30 to 18:30