Newcastle Christmas Light Switch On

With the festive feels creeping in across the North East all sights and sounds are telling us it’s that time again. Thursday evening welcomes you to watch the streets of Newcastle lighting up once again!

The Christmas Light Switch On party held at Grey’s Monument is due to kick off at 5.30pm and is free to enter. The mighty Metro Radio's breakfast show presenter’s Steve and Karen will join Santa on stage to host the event!

A jam-packed hour of activities will include entertainment from a couple of local artists Abi Garrido and North Road taking to the stage to entertain us with festive Christmas songs.

But the fun doesn’t stop there, intu Eldon Square are adding their own dose of festive cheer with a whole load of exciting activities being held throughout the shopping centre in the early evening.

From magical movement and lighting displays brought to us from the nationally acclaimed Spark Theatre Company to barbershop quartets, jugglers, face painters and snow princess’ Newcastle really will be transformed into Christmas Wonderland!

Don’t forget The Fat Hippo Underground are just around the corner for you to take a break from the cold and sample some of the best burgers in the North!

Photo credit Metro Radio 

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