Christmas Live @ Hemel Hempstead

Santa on stage at the Live @ Hemel Hempstead event

Sunday 25 November 2018 - midday to 5.30pm - Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead

Your favourite festive fixture is back! Our Christmas lights switch-on event is bringing you a sackful of free, fun activities for all the family.

  • Attractions open at midday - as well as the popular Phasels Wood climbing wall, mobile caves and other outdoor adventure activities there will be a mini snow slope provided by The Snow Centre, where youngsters can have a go at skiing or snowboarding.
  • DJ Kentastic has control of the stage this year and he'll be expecting you to join in the fun as he turns New Town Square into a great big party! Appearing with DJ Ken will be Healthy U Gym Zumba Dancers, The Rock Choir and the cast from HH Theatre Co's Beauty and the Beast.
  • Father Christmas will be live on stage at around 4.45pm to check you off his naughty and nice list.
  • And who will switch on the Christmas lights at 5.30pm? Well, it could be you! Enter DJ Ken's competition to be in with a chance of pressing the button and lighting up Hemel Hempstead for the festive season. 

Timetable of events

Midday to 5pm - Free adventure activities on Marlowes
Midday to 4pm - Meet Santa in the Marlowes Centre
Midday to 4pm - Meet the reindeer at Riverside
Midday to 5pm - Entertainment on the Rainbow Stage
5.30pm - Lights switch-on and firework finale.

More information

Visit it our Facebook event page and let us know you're coming.