A Falmouth Christmas
A FALMOUTH CHRISTMAS
Christmas in Falmouth is a special time. With loads of events planned from Santa Fun Run and the Live Nativity, to FREE parking on the late shopping evenings, do support YOUR town this year! Loads to add but this gives a n early flavour:
THURS 4 DEC THE BIG CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON & CHILDREN’S PARADE
Expect singing from Falmouth's schoolchildren, dancing, a Lantern Parade arriving on The Moor for the lights switch-on at 7.00pm
28TH NOV, 5TH, 12TH & 19TH DEC- FROM 5.00PM FREE CAR PARKING FOR ALL THURSDAY LATE NIGHTS
Park in any of the Cornwall Council, Maritime Museum, Custom House Quay car parkS for free from 5pm onwards courtesy of the Falmouth BID, no tickets required!
28TH NOV, 5TH, 12TH & 19TH DEC FALMOUTH LATE NIGHT SHOPPING
With FREE car parking, a traffic free environment, Santa’s Grotto, street entertainment, bands, choirs and markets, make sure you get to Falmouth on Thursdays during Christmas!
28TH NOV, 5TH, 12TH & 19TH DEC
SANTA’S GROTTO Organised and managed by Falmouth Fire Brigade and located on the Old High Street. In conjunction with Falmouth late night shopping. For venue and further details see www.falmouth.co.uk
THURS 5TH DEC
RNLI CAROLS ON THE QUAY – EVENTS SQUARE
All monies raised for a great cause so head on down to Events Square to join in! Two sessions 6.00-6.45pm and 7.15-8.00pm.
SAT 7TH DEC CHRISTMAS CARNIVAL
Gather outside the Brewery Yard at 12.45pm, leaving the Old High Street at 1.00pm led by the Falmouth Marine Band. People of ages welcome to join the fun, walking through the town to Events Square. Children to be accompanied by an adult. Tel: 01326 212895
28th NOV, 5th, 12th & 19th DEC (MARKETS ON ALL LATE NIGHT SHOPPING EVENINGS) CHRISTMAS MARKETS
We’ve got markets galore! Head up the Old Brewery Yard, Old High Street for a collection of stalls within the courtyard including hot cherry beer, roast chestnuts and a hog roast. Then make a beeline for Bell’s Court for a Mexican themed market. Ole!
THURS 5th, 12th & 19th DEC 6-7pm CHRISTMAS WORKSHOPS
On the December late night shopping evenings. Fun for all the family at Falmouth Art Gallery! Come along and make a Christmas inspired gift or decoration. FREE, all ages are welcome. 6.00-7.00pm.
SAT 14TH DEC
SUPER SANTA-DAY SANTA RUN
Cornwall’s largest Santa run! Pull on your free Santa suit and join hundreds of other Santa’s walking, jogging or running through the town. Starting at 1.00pm. Registration £10 adults, £5 children in aid of Cornwall Hospice Care www.cornwallhospicecare.co.uk
SUN 15TH DEC
Experience the Christmas story played out along the town's main streets. Starting at Events Square, culminating on The Moor with carols, the nativity scene and animals including sheep, goats and a small pet area. Times-1.00pm-4.00pm TBC
16TH -31ST DEC
CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL
39 trees decorated by schools, shops, churches and charities. All Saints Church weekdays 10.00am- 7.00pm, Sunday 2.00p-4.00pm. FREE admission and parking.
TUES 24TH DEC
One of the highlights of the Christmas period with choirs from across Cornwall gathering in Falmouth to sing Christmas carols along the main thoroughfare as they have done for over 100 years. Leaves Watersports Centre 10.30am finishes approx. 1.00pm on The Moor