Christmas Light Switch Ons in the Ribble Valley

'Tis the season to be merry and bright and what better way to kickstart the Christmas spirit than by attending a magical Christmas Light Switch On? In this blog we highlight the Christmas Light Switch On events in The Ribble Valley.


Darwen Christmas Light Switch On

Christmas tree baubles

Darwen Market, Croft Street, DARWEN, Lancashire, BB3 1BH - Saturday, November 18th from 11am

This year’s organisers, Crafty Vintage, are promising a bigger and better Christmas Light Switch on after record crowds last year! The festive markets make a comeback with a range of fantastic food, drinks and gift stalls. The event starts around 11am and goes into the early evening, with special visits from Father Christmas, a number of free panto performances, singing and dancing, followed by the big lights themselves!

Blackburn Christmas Lights Switch On

Large Christmas Tree with Star

King William Street, Blackburn - Saturday, November 25 from 2.30pm

Blackburn’s Light Switch on will feature a number of performances by Bernese Theatre School, Katrina’s Dance Academy, Lancashire Dance Academy, Made For Stage and Zoe Taylor Dance. Aladdin will also be performed on the big stage along with Balckburn Festival of Light Street Band. Once the performances wrap up, there will be a fireworks display followed by the big light switch on!

Accrington Christmas Lights Switch On

Accrington Town Hall Christmas Tree

Accrington Town Square, Blackburn Road, BB5 1LA - Thursday 23rd November 4pm-8pm

Hosted by #AmazingAccrington, this year’s Light Switch on welcomes singer and Tiktok star Junior Andre who will be performing his new single.

Christmas Light Switch On at Mitton Hall

Mitton Hall Christmas Tree

Mitton Hall, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 9PQ – Friday 8th December 6pm-8pm

“Keep yourselves toasty and warm with a Mulled Wine or Mulled Cider as you watch Mitton Hall become merry and bright, and get wrapped up in the Christmas Spirit.

This is a free event and is suitable for all of the family so it’s not to be missed, no need to book just come along!” -

Christmas Markets & Light Switch On at Holmes Mill

Enjoy mulled wine, waffles and the Holmes Made Pizza Van this December! Holmes Mill will be welcoming a very special Michael Bublé tribute act in the Bar & Grill, with the Christmas Lighting being switched on at 6pm. The Mill Yard will provide all your Christmas shopping needs with its wonderful markets.

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