Saturday 26th November – Opening of Santa’s Grotto
Santa will be in his brand new pop up Grotto every Saturday (26th Nov, 3rd, 10th and 17th Dec) in the Westbourne Arcade run by Westbourne Rotary, from 10am – 4pm. There will also be festive crafts, gingerbread decorating, street entertainment and choirs from the 26 November.
Saturday 3rd December – Westbourne Christmas Festival: Lights Fiesta!
An explosive celebration of lights, flowing along the main shopping street ending with a Light Fiesta party at Landseer road. There will be fire performances, music, UV lights, glow paint, LED balloons and other activities. Westbourne welcomes you to join them as they light up the town with their FIRST EVER Light Fiesta and Festivities and join forces in the spirit of Christmas. Westbourne will be shining bright and transformed into a wonderland of activities for all to enjoy.
The “Christmas Light Fiesta” will be a street party, taking place from 4 – 6 pm and will include music, light performers and dancers, UV lights, LED balloons as well as glow paint and more!
For those early risers the morning of Saturday 3rd December Westbourne shops and traders will be serving up delicious delicacies, wintery fayre, handmade gifts and an array of other goodies, as well as running exclusive offers, showcasing specialist products, and an range of special tastings to tempt you too, and enticing you back into town in January.
This December there’s also a ‘Best Dressed Christmas Window’, a selfie competition using the hashtag #WestbourneChristmas, plus an array of exclusive promotions and offers from the Westbourne Businesses to help fill your Christmas stockings and shopping requirements.
There really will be something for everyone to see and do in Westbourne this December, and there will also be FREE shopping bags for your Christmas shopping in Westbourne stores from 25th November too.