The Forge Shopping Centre

Christmas Light Switch On

November 2021

The date is almost upon us, the Christmas Lights Switch On event will take place on Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th November.

Saturday 13th will include the arrival of Santa’s arrival and the opening of Santa’s Grotto,

Sunday 14th will be the actual switching on of the lights and the legendary fireworks finale.

A fantastic weekend of FREE family fun and entertainment has been planned.  Activities will be spread throughout the centre to encourage shoppers to move around.

There will be a Christmas Market located in the upper level facing the cinema for the first time, 16 handpicked christmas traders will be on showcase. We will also have fairground rides located in Car Park G (outside the cinema entrance)

Light Switch On Weekend 13th – 14th November, 12pm – 4pm each day.

Saturday 13th November

  • Santa Parade – 11.30am
  • Opening of Santa’s Grotto at 12pm you can book your spot by clicking here.
  • Meet Hey Dugee at Intervals throughout the day.**
  • Meet a reindeer
  • Face Painting
  • Balloon Modeller

Sunday 14th November

  • Meet PAW Patrol (Chase & Skye) at Intervals throughout the day.**
  • Meet a reindeer
  • Face Painter
  • Balloon Modeller
  • Christmas lights switch on 4.30pm
  • Fireworks Finale 5pm

** you will be required to book your free time slot to meet each of these characters’s, and can do so by visiting our Customer Service Desk to secure your spot on the day.

Hey Duggee: Saturday 13th November

12pm

1pm

2pm

3pm

4pm

 

PAW Patrol: Sunday 14th November

Chase

12pm

1pm

2pm

3pm

4pm

Skye

12.30pm

1.30pm

2.30pm

3.30pm

4.30pm