Emsworth Christmas lights switch-on event features carol singing and Father Christmas

The Christmas spirit will fill Emsworth later this week as the countdown continues until the town’s fabulous festive event and lights switch-on.
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Taking place on Friday, December 1 from 5pm when the lights will be switched on, the fun will start at 5.15pm in St Peter’s Square and will see carol singing and music, the arrival of Father Christmas, stalls supporting Emsworth Primary Schools and The Cantando Choir performing. Children will also have the chance to visit Father Christmas in his grotto which will be at Emsworth Slipper Sailing Club. The famous Emsworth Lobster Pot Christmas Tree will also be back on display.

More Christmas fun will follow on Saturday, December 16 at Emsworth's Christmas Market Day in St Peters Square from 10am until 1pm which will be featuring Hampshire Farmer’s Market. There will be a Christmas Fair and Santa's Grotto in Emsworth Cottage Hospital from 10am until 1pm. There will also be carols round the Lobster Pot tree on Emsworth Quay at 11.30am.

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