Boldmere Community Festival
with Christmas Lights Switch On
Sunday 17th November 2019, 2pm - 7pm
Lights Switch On at 5:30pm
The Boldmere Community Festival with Christmas Lights Switch will take place on Sunday 17th November 2019.
Have your photograph taken with real reindeer with Santa’s sleigh next to Boldmere Bear in The Harvester car park and then visit Santa at his grotto in Age Concern.
Enjoy children’s rides including a genuine Victorian galloping horses carousel, roundabout, cups and saucers, planes, bungee trampolines and Zorb Mania. There will also be circus performers performing in the crowds throughout the day.
Enjoy entertainment throughout the afternoon including our exciting line up of musicians and performers:
- 2:00 – First Request
- 2:45 – Ire-ish
- 3:30 – Celebration of Life
- 4:15 – Rhianna Keane
- 5:00 – Jack and Grandad with Andi the Puppet Man
- 5:30 – Turning on of Christmas Lights
- 5:35 – AlleyCats Pantomime Performance
- 6:15 – Rocket Café
Over 40 market stalls including cards and gifts.
Experience a variety of tastes of Street food including
- Pizza from The Handmade Pizza Company
- Vegan options from Tash n Dash
- Pork belly and pulled pork nachos from The Pork Society
- Chicken nuggets
- Churros from The Fabulous Food Guys
- 25 flavours of homemade brownies including vegan and dairy free options from Chocolate Treats
- Whippy ice-cream
- Sweet and savoury crepes from The Warwickshire Crepe Company
- Prosecco and Bubble Bar
- + all our regular food and drinks providers along the street
Christmas lights switch on at 5:30 by Buddy
Watch Buddy from Sutton Coldfield Community Games turn on Boldmere’s Christmas Lights with entertainment including Andi Markham the puppet man with Jack and Grandad, a mini Christmas pantomime and the Mayor of Sutton Coldfield wishing everyone happy Christmas.
We Need Your Help!
In order to continue making a success of our events, WE NEED HELP! If you are interested in volunteering on the day, beforehand or in any capacity, please complete the form below and we will be in touch.
Road Closure Notice
Please be advised that Boldmere Road will be CLOSED to traffic for all Boldmere Community Festivals. Please look out for posters and notices displayed nearer the time advising of the specific details.