Christmas Lights in Herts 2019

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and Christmassy events will soon be here. From sparkling trees, glistening in the streets to festive food markets with delightful treats. It’s time to get your woolly hats out and decorate your Christmas dinners with the all-important sprout. Prepare yourselves kids as the towns are embellished in red, soon to be twinkling with lights to help Santa navigate his sled.

Yes, Christmas light switch ons will soon land in Hertfordshire and we have got the rundown of all the best events to get you into the Christmas spirit. So grab a warm hot chocolate and journey with us as we uncover the best festivities in town…

St Albans Christmas Spectacular

You are cordially invited to attend the most anticipated party of the year. St Albans City Centre will be dressed in its festive best with scores of market stalls, a winter wonderland bar, street performers and of course the all-important Christmas light switch-on. As the night draws in, the stars of the Pantomime will push the big red button, illuminating the streets in a magical Christmas glow, so be sure not to miss this show.

Your ‘presents’ is requested…

Hatfield Lights Up

Enter a winter wonderland in Hatfield as the fable of Snow White is the theme behind this fairy-tale lights delight. Join in the celebration on November 16th and greet the cast of the Snow White pantomime as they turn on the Hatfield Christmas illuminations. Better still, Santa will make a guest appearance in his grotto, and whilst you’re waiting in line for some warming mulled wine, the little ones can enjoy all the fun of the fair on the rides.

‘Yule’ love it…

Stevenage Switches On

Have you heard? The Stevenage Christmas light switch-on takes places this November 28th and it is shaping up to be the best Christmassy night yet, filled with merry music and yuletide entertainment. There will be VIP guest appearances from BGT star Gabz Gardiner and Nadeem Leigh from The Voice UK, as well as many other fabulous favourites. Expect dazzling dancing, scrumptious food, Santa sightings and big old Christmas lights being turned on.

Shake it like a ‘pole-oriod picture…

Hertford Christmas Gala

The Christmas Gala to crown all Christmas Gala’s has arrived! Hertford’s annual festive extravaganza returns for another year and this year it will sport an impressive fairground, street entertainment, markets, live performances and much more! And, let’s not forget the Christmastide light turn on. Be sure to be here on 22nd November.

It’ll ‘sleigh’…

Tring Together Christmas Festival

Dig out your Reindeer jumpers and blast out Michael Bublé on the radio because Christmas is just around the corner in Tring. From beautifully decorated market stalls and gin tents to hog roasts and excellent entertainment, Tring has it all. Be sure to give Santa a visit as he may give you an early present!

Get ‘Santa-mental’…

Lights at Letchworth

Experience the very best in family entertainment this festive season at the ‘My Christmas in Letchworth’ event. Enjoy a whole host of jolly entertainment such as live music, cabaret, Christmas markets, street food, fireworks and so much more! And that’s not all as there is not one, not two, not even three, but loads of Santas attending the event in the much loved Santa parade.

Best in Snow…