For car park information please refer to the webpage:
Additional free parking is provided at The Bewdley School.
N.B. Load Street Car Park is not in use for parking on 2 December 2023 until 7pm.
THE BIG RED BUS
DJ AND LIVE ACTS
SATURDAY 2 DECEMBER 2023
JOIN THE MAYOR & FRIENDS AT THE BUS FOR THE
COUNTDOWN TO THE SWITCH ON AT 5.30PM
PARKED IN FRONT OF ST ANNE’S CHURCH
The Bewdley Christmas Market & Lights Switch On
Saturday 2nd December, 11am-7pm
Prepare to immerse yourself in the festive spirit as Bewdley Town Council and LSD Promotions proudly present the highly anticipated Bewdley Christmas Market & Lights Switch-On 2023. This enchanting event promises to be a celebration of community and festive magic with the streets adorned with twinkling lights and the air filled with the scent of Christmas delights. Attendees can look forward to exploring a charming Christmas Market brimming with an array of seasonal products, unique gifts, and mouthwatering treats. From handcrafted decorations to indulgent Christmas food and drinks, the market is a treasure trove of all things festive. The Bewdley Christmas Market & Lights Switch-On is a family-friendly event making it the perfect opportunity for friends and family, to come together and celebrate the joys of the festive season.
JOIN US AT THE FUNFAIR
SATURDAY 2 DECEMBER 2023
LOAD STREET CAR PARK FROM 12 Noon-6PM
The Bewdley Community Stocking Decorating Competition
Calling all local schools, nurseries, community groups, clubs and individuals.
Bewdley Town Council is inviting you to get involved and create your own Christmas stocking. All entries will be joined together to create a strong of stockings to hang in the Bewdley Big Top as part of the Christmas Lights switch on event – Saturday, 2 December, starting from 12 noon. Prizes for the best 3 entries.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Collect your free stockings from the Town Council Office.
Severn Valley Railway
All aboard! Travel in style to Bewdley Christmas Lights switch on!
Leave the car in Kidderminster and hop aboard a special heritage train along the Severn Valley Railway to Bewdley Station. Our friends at The SVR are running a special train from Kidderminster where there is ample parking. The train departs at 4:30pm, getting to Bewdley in good time for the lights switch on. Bewdley Station is just a short walk from the town centre, where you’ll be entertained, have the chance to do some Christmas shopping and ride the funfair, before joining the Mayor and Father Christmas in the countdown to the lights switch on at 5:30pm. For just £5 per person returning from Bewdley at 7:30pm, leaving plenty of time to visit local restaurants, bars and pubs. Train tickets can be purchased from Kidderminster Station on the day.
Follow the Nutcracker Trail in the Bewdley Hub app
You can take part in this year’s Nutcracker Trail using the Bewdley Hub app. It’s free and easy to download from either Google Play or the App Store.
Also discover all that Bewdley has to offer, from interesting locations to visit, events locally to experience and all the places to find those last-minute Christmas gifts!