Christmas is the most magical time of year and if you’re looking for exciting Christmas events in Lancashire then look no further. Get ready to get the Christmas jumper out, put on some festive music and head out the door to one of these festive family attractions.
Christmas is coming to Burnley! The festive fun gets underway on Saturday 19th November with thew town’s Christmas light switch-on. Starting from 2pm there will be lots of family entertainment including festive walkabout acts, children’s rides, snow cannons and an Ice Queen show before the lights turn on at 5pm.
Taking place on Saturday 26th November from 10am – 8pm, Christmas in Colne promises to be bigger than ever before. This year’s schedule of fantastic yuletide performances and attractions promises to offer enjoyment for all the family. There will be live entertainment from 12pm on the main stage and lots of free children’s activities including face painting, donkey rides, magic shows and a letter to Santa workshop.
Waddow Hall in Clitheroe will be the host to a magical Festival de Noel this Christmas. Taking place from 10am – 4pm on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th December, there will be a mix of vintage wares, handcrafted gifts, trinkets and treasures. Also there will be live music throughout each day to ensure there is something for the whole family to enjoy at this yuletide festival. Tickets for Adults cost £5 each and children under 16 go free.
Get into the Christmas spirit while enjoying the beauty that nature has to offer at Brockholes Nature Reserve. The Christmas Artisan markets will be located on the Visitor Village floating on Meadow Lake and will showcase local business’ unique products. Open from 10am – 4pm on Sunday 27th November, the Christmas Artisan Markets are free and a brilliant opportunity to enjoy local businesses, treat yourself or a loved one, and experience a wonderful day out at one of the North West’s most loved nature reserves.
The Amazing Accrington Christmas light switch-on is back with a bang for 2022. Taking place on Thursday 24th November from 4pm-8pm there will be lots of festive family fun. Entertainment includes a live music stage, fairground rides and a firework display to mark the start of Christmas.
Expect an incredible day for all the family with Totally Locally Chorley’s much-loved markets. Starting from 10am-6pm on Sunday 20th November. There will be a range of market stalls and live entertainment on the main stage from 1pm before the big Christmas light switch-on at 5pm. Totally Locally Chorley Christmas Market will also feature free children’s activity stations within the stall zones.
At PCCU, we fully understand the financial pressures that come with the lead up to Christmas Day. For over 40 years we’ve helped hundreds of account holders borrow to pay for these Christmas related expenses. If you do need a helping hand this Christmas you can apply for loans online or via the secure Nivo app. Our friendly and experienced team will be there via telephone on 01282 691333 to guide you every step of the way.