We’ve got all your Christmas events wrapped up in a bow and one very special date for your diary is 23rd Nov when Christmas comes to Bridgend Town Centre.
Good news for Christmas lovers, Bridgend Town Centre is having one big glistening shin-dig to kick start our festive celebrations. Saturday 23rd November is the date you need to remember with something going on for the whole family, The Santa Parade & Christmas Light Switch On is definitely one not to miss.
From 10am it’ll be a festive spectacular as Bridgend Town Centre transforms into a Christmas wonderland complete with Christmas market and live music on the Bridge FM main stage. Santa will be flying into town with his reindeers at 11am before a tour around Bridgend Town Centre and you can take photos outside Carnegie House before the grotto opens at 12 noon where you can visit the man himself until 4pm for a special little gift. Santa’s Grotto will also be at Carnegie House 30th Nov, 7th Dec and 14th Dec, 10am till 4pm.
The big switch on starts at 4.15pm when you can see Santa and his elves bring the twinkling festive lights to life which signals the official start to Christmas in Bridgend, always a magical moment.
It’s going to be a wonderful day with lots of street entertainment, face painting, jugglers, stilt walkers, live music and children’s rides, so wrap up warm and treat yourself to a day of festive fun.
Saturday 23rd November, Santa Parade and Christmas Lights Switch On in Bridgend Town Centre