Penryn Christmas lights: A guide to this year's festive celebrations

  Posted: 29.11.21 at 17:23 by Joseph Macey

us on Facebook

  See our new Community section



Excitement is building ahead of Penryn's Dickensian themed Christmas lights switch-on this weekend.

People are encouraged to come dressed up for the occasion and with an array of things going on this year, it is set to be a really special evening on Saturday (4th).

A road closure from Quay Hill, through Broad Street, to West Street will be in force from 6pm to 7:30pm.

The evening kicks off at 6:15pm outside Memorial Gardens, where there will be a procession to the Methodist Church on Lower Market Street.

Lights will be switched on at 6:30pm by former Mayor Charles (Chaz) Wenmoth.

There will be music from The Chorus, St Keverne Band, and Penryn Academy Choir.

Displays from Supreme Star Majorettes and Embrace Fitness & Dance.

Santa is making an appearance with his sleigh along with his grotto in the Town Hall.

Refreshments and mince pies will be served in the Temperance Hall.

There will be late-night shopping with many local businesses staying open for the night.

Click here to see more information.

See the latest news on our Twitter and Facebook pages.

Like this article? Sign up to our weekly newsletter...
A petition calling for Cornwall Council to let all councillors decide the fate of threatened leisure centres in Cornwall looks set to fail due to a le...
Read more...

Upcoming Falmouth Event...

Falmouth Community Gospel Choir

Breaking news! Falmouth community gospel choir starts Wednesday 2nd February 10:30am - 12:30pm Come along and enjoy a free taster session! ...



Event

Share: