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Bodmin's Christmas Lights Switch On

Bodmin's Christmas Lights Switch On

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Type: Community

Bodmin Christmas Lights Switch-On

At the Christmas Lantern & Illuminated Bike parade will commence from the former library and will make it's way down Fore Street to Mount Folly where the lights are due to be switched on at approx 6:50pm by Neil Caddy from Pirate FM. Join in the Christmas Carols afterwards!

Bodmin Scouts will be serving hot food and drinks. 

Santa will be in his Grotto at Chapter Ei8ht, Honey Street from 5:30pm, £3.50 per child.


Community Lantern Making Workshop on Saturday 25th November, 10am - 2pm, Cornwall's Regimental Museum - Booking essential



Sustrans Bike Decorating

Free: bike safety checks, fairy lights and tinsel to prepare for the parade. Saturday 25th November 10am - 3pm, Cornwall's Regimental Museum - 

Drop in, no need to book!

Contact Details

Mount Folly
PL31 2DQ

Tel: +44 01208 76616


Event Facilities

  • Dogs Allowed

Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Outdoor Event


  • Accessible to Wheelchair Users
  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • On Bus Route
  • Road Closure in places

Specialist Features

  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Public Transport Directions

Buses ~ Please check times of last bus for your return journey before travelling... For all buses ask to be dropped off at Mount Folly Square. From Padstow and Wadebridge take the 11a service. From St Austell and Truro take the 27service. From Plymouth and Liskeard take the 11a service. For train services get off at Bodmin Parkway and take the 11a service into Bodmin town centre.