Christmas in Falmouth is a special time…
With loads of events planned from Santa Fun Run and the Live Nativity, do support YOUR town this year! More to come but this gives an early flavour:
VIEW THE CHRISTMAS EVENTS POSTER HERE – THE FATHOM
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
4, 11 & 18 DEC
FREE CAR PARKING FOR ALL THURSDAY LATE NIGHTS
Park in any of the Cornwall Council car parks for free from 5pm onwards, no tickets required!
4, 11 & 18 DEC
FALMOUTH LATE NIGHT SHOPPING
With FREE car parking, a traffic free environment, street entertainment, bands, choirs and markets, make sure you get to Falmouth on Thursdays during Christmas!
SAT 6 DEC
Leaves Brewery Yard on the Old High Street at 1pm. People of ages are very welcome to join the fun, walking through the town to Events Square. Children to be accompanied by an adult. Tel: 01326 212895
SAT 6-SUN 7 DEC
NADELIK – A CORNISH CHRISTMAS AT PENDENNIS CASTLE
Celebrate the festive season the Cornish way with dance, song, storytelling and plenty of hands-on activities at Pendennis Castle. During the weekend there will be plenty for the family to enjoy. Times: 11am-4pm. Tel: 0870 333 1181 for more info.
THE DECEMBER FESTIVAL
New for 2014 on The Moor! Expect a fantastic Christmas market with 30 artisan stalls run by Outlaw Markets, the Santa Fun Run and Live Nativity all wrapped up over one great, long weekend:
SAT 13 DEC
SUPER SANTA AND RUDOLPH DAY RUN
Cornwall’s largest Santa and Rudolph run! This year pull on your free Santa or Rudolph suit and join hundreds of others walking, jogging or running through the town. To book click here.
SUN 14 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 TBC
15 – 31 DECEMBER
CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL
Open Daily 10am – 7pm (Closed 25th & 26th). All very welcome. Over 30 Christmas 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.
WEDS 24 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. Timings TBC