Christmas Lights, fireworks, entertainment, fun fair and so much more.

What a fantastic line-up for Leighton Buzzard’s Christmas weekend and so you don’t miss a thing we have it all here plus details of Santa’s sleigh and where to see him.

The weekend starts with a bang (and perhaps a whizz) with the switching on of the lights on Friday 1st December.

Friday 1st December start time 4pm to 8pm

  • Live Entertainment
  • Christmas Market
  • Fun Fair
  • Santa’s Grotto for KidsOut
  • Food Court
  • Light Switch On and Fireworks approximately 6.30pm

Saturday 2nd December 10am to 4pm

  • Charter market
  • Food Court
  • Fun Fair
  • Santa’s Fun Run at 11am £5 entry available on the day, santa suits £5 on the day.  Call KidsOut 01525 243215 for details
  • Santa’s Grotto for KidsOut

Sunday 3rd December 11am to 3pm

  • Christmas Market
  • Fun Fair
  • Victorian Street Theatre
  • Food Court
  • Santa’s Grotto for KidsOut
  • Brass Band
  • Balloon Modelling
  • Festive Side Stalls


Santa’s Sleigh

Leighton Linslade Rotary Club Santa Float

1st Lighting the High Street.
3rd Clarence Road area.
4th Cotefield Drive area.
7th Knaves Hill area.
8th Harrow Road area.
9th Planets area.
11th Meadow Way area & Thede Way area.
13th Willowbank area
15th Billington Park area.
16th Morrisons. (Daytime)
17th Sandhills area.
18th Lomond Drive/Camberton Road area.
20th Plantation Road area.
21st Heath & Reach
22nd & 23rd Bideford Green.
23rd Tesco’s (Daytime)


Also on this weekend

Macintyre Charity Christmas Fair

Saturday 2nd December 10am to 3pm at the

Antiques Centre, Woburn Abbey Grounds MK17 9WA. Stroll the cobbled streets in search of your perfect present.  Over 50 stalls and young visitors can see Santa in his grotto.  Adults £2.50. 5-16 years £1.  Under 5s Free.  Telephone MacIntyre 01908 230100.

Christmas Crafts & Curios

Sunday 3rd December (and 10th) 11am at

Rushmere Country Park.  Christmas Craft & Curio Sunday events featuring gift stalls from local suppliers in the visitor centre atrium.  Leighton Buzzard Children’s Theatre Choir will be performing.  Free to attend but the £3 parking exit fee will apply.

All Saints Church Advent Carol Service

6pm on Sunday 3rd December


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