Candlelit Dartmouth programme

Friday 24th November

4.00pm - 8.00pm Market in Royal Avenue Gardens and the Quay.

4.00pm - 5.15pm Modbury Ukulele Group on the Bandstand.

5.00pm - 7.30pm Candlelit Nativities on display in the Flavel church.

5.15pm - 5.45pm Carol singing at the Christmas tree with the Britannia Choral Society and musicians from the BRNC Volunteer Band.

5.50pm Switch-on of the Christmas tree lights in Royal Avenue Gardens.

6.00pm Arrival of Santa by boat at the Boatfloat.

6.10pm Santa meets the kids in Royal Avenue Gardens.

6.10pm - 6.40pm BRNC Volunteer Band at the Bandstand.

6.30pm - 8.00pm Phoenix on the Bandstand.

7.30pm Candlelit Arias at the Flavel (pre-book at the Flavel).

8.00pm Market in Royal Avenue Gardens and the Quay closes.

Many shops will be open late this evening for Christmas shopping.

 

Saturday 25th November

FREE PARK AND RIDE RUNNING TODAY 10am - 8pm.

 10.00am - 8.00pm Markets in Royal Avenue Gardens and the Quay.

10.00am - 4.00pm Christmas Crafters market in the Old Market Square.

10.00am - 3.30pm "Candlelit Kids" at the Flavel:
Seasonal craft workshops*, Santa's grotto and face painting.
See our "Candlelit Kids" page for more information.
(* pre-bookable at the Flavel.)

10.45am - 11.00am Dartmouth Pre-school in front of the Bandstand.

12 midday - 7.30pm Candlelit Nativities on display in the Flavel church.

1.00pm - 1.30pm Les Ellis in Royal Avenue Gardens.

1.00pm onwards Marvellous-event-ures (illuminated stilt walkers) walkabout.

1.30pm - 2.00pm Elfic in Royal Avenue Gardens.

2.00pm Best dressed Christmas dog competition at the Bandstand.
See our "Best-dressed Christmas dog" page for further details.

2.30pm - 3.00pm Les Ellis in Royal Avenue Gardens.

3.00pm Dart Valley Stompers walkabout.

3.00pm - 3.45pm The Acoustic Misfits on the Bandstand.

3.45pm - 4.15pm Elfic in Royal Avenue Gardens.

4.00pm Willy Wonka arrives in Royal Avenue Gardens.

4.15pm - 5.15pm Mick Jones & Lucy on the Bandstand.

5.00pm Willy Wonka arrives in the Old Market.

5.00pm - 5.15pm Lantern Parade assembles in the Old Market.

5.30pm Lantern Procession starts from the Old Market and travels through the town - lead by Dartington Morris Men and also featuring the Dart Valley Stompers & Willy Wonka.

6.00pm Lantern Procession arrives in Royal Avenue Gardens for the "party" finale.

6.30pm - 8.00pm Tweaks on the Bandstand.

7.00pm Willy Wonka makes his way back to the factory.

8.00pm Market in Royal Avenue Gardens and the Quay closes.

Many shops will be open late this evening for Christmas shopping.

 

Programme subject to change.