Your Guide to What's On in Penrith

30th November 2019

Penrith Sparkle

Time: 10am to 6pm
Entry: FREE for All
Location: Penrith Town Centre
Categories: Entertainment, Family

Family Fun and Festive Shopping Day, topped off with a Celebrity Christmas Lights Switch On

A day to celebrate the great range of shops in Penrith - the perfect antidote to Black Friday

On 30th November 2019 Penrith will kick off the Festive Season.

  • Christmas Window Display Competition
  • Eden FM Live Broadcast All Day
  • Jam Jar Treasure Hunt - Collect the clues from Arragon Cycles on Brunswick Road from 30th November (competition runs for 2 weeks)
  • Penrith Mountain Rescue Santa Sleigh
  • Festive¬†Shopping Day - offers and promotions in store
  • Local Choirs and Bands Performing throughout the afternoon
  • Squeeze Box performing from the Market Square
  • Jam Jar Lantern Parade (3:30pm)
  • Celebrity Lights Switch On at 4:00pm - BBC Presenter Stuart Maconie will be switching on the lights

Check back again soon for more information as we get closer to the big day. Schedule for the day to be announced.

Jam Jar Lantern Decorating Workshops: We're delighted to be teaming with Debs Art Zone for these workshops. They will take place on 16th, 23rd and 30th November between 10am and 12 noon. Just drop in to the EVAN Gallery on Corney Place (near the Town Hall) with your cleaned jam jar and get it all festive ready for the lantern parade on Penrith Sparkle Day.  Suitable for children and adults.


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