Christmas Lights switch-on in Perth
A fabulous day of festive fun and entertainment culminating in the Big ‘Switch On’!
Saturday 23 November 2013
Venue: Perth City Centre
Suitability: All ages
From 11 am – 6 pm
Santa’s arrival at St John’s Centre at 11.30am. He will meet children until 4.30pm, when he will take part in the Big Parade.
Lots of fun with Horne’s Pleasure Rides in Tay Street.
Tasty food from a range of quality street vendors.
An ice rink in Horsecross Plaza.
Ice sculpting in Horsecross Plaza and Tay Street.
From 1.30 pm – 5.30 pm
Street entertainment throughout the city centre.
A Singing Christmas Tree featuring local singing groups.
On the main stage in Tay Street
A stage in Tay Street will feature performances from local singers and musicians throughout the day.
The main stage in Tay Street will feature musical entertainment by DJs, Britain’s Got Talent Stars The Luminites, and Eric Faulkner’s Bay City Rollers. Mark Wright, star of TV shows such as The Only Way is Essex, Take Me Out and Surprise Surprise, will turn on the Christmas Lights alongside the Provost and Santa at 6pm.
There will also be a spectacular fireworks display.