Christmas Lights Switch On 2018

Stratford-upon-Avon's fabulous Christmas lights are planned to be switched on after a ceremony at Stratford-upon-Avon Town Council on Thursday 22 November at 4.30 pm.

Stratford-upon-Avon Thursday Christmas Markets

This year the Christmas markets will be on Bridge Street in Stratford-upon-Avon and will run from Thursday 22 and 29 November, 13 and 20 December from 10 am to 8 pm

Come and visit this fabulous market with traditional gifts and crafts with street food aplenty!

There will not be a Christmas Market on Thursday 6 December due to the town's 3 day Victorian themed Christmas Market which is being held on the 7, 8 and 9 December 2018

FREE Christmas Parking

Remember there is FREE parking in all District Council owned car parks (excluding Bridgeway multi storey and Bridgeway surface) from 4 pm to midnight on the Thursday Christmas shopping nights in Stratford-upon-Avon starting on Thursday 22 November for the Christmas Lights switch on.

The participating car parks are:

  • Leisure Centre
  • Recreation Ground
  • Swans Nest Lane
  • Church Street
  • Windsor Street Multi Storey
  • Arden Street
Last updated on 14/05/2018

Contact the Business, Enterprise & Tourism team