The fun begins with the Christmas Spectacular on Saturday 17th November when the town centre will be transformed into a winter wonderland for the 2012 Christmas lights switch-on.
This free family fun day takes place from 8.30am to 5.30pm and offers a thrilling programme of delights to get the festive season off to a cracking start. These include:
The Christmas Spectacular is supported and sponsored by Southend Town Centre Partnership, The Royals Shopping Centre, Southend-on-Sea Borough Council, The Victoria Shopping Centre, Arriva and Genting Club.
FESTIVE FUN DAY – Saturday 1st December
Join us on Saturday 1st December for tons of festive fun and entertainment between 11am to 4pm. Attractions include:
The Festive Fun Day is supported and sponsored by Southend Town Centre Partnership, The Royals Shopping Centre, Southend-on-Sea Borough Council, Arriva, Feelgoods and The Victoria Shopping Centre.
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council’s Executive Councillor for Culture and Tourism, Derek Jarvis, said: “These events really do have something for all ages, and they put Southend very firmly on the map as a top festive destination for residents and visitors.
“Everyone can come along and share lots of fun for free. The attractions showcase all that the borough has to offer and let everyone know that they can find everything they need for Christmas here in Southend.”
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