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Bring all your friends and family into Middlesbrough for a festive spectacular featuring the Magical Middlesbrough Parade and Christmas Lights Switch On, a festive fairground, carol singers, street theatre and so much more.

New for this year includes a festive window at House of Fraser (Corporation Road) and meet and greet with The Grinch and Cindy, and a festive screening of The Grinch and A Muppets Christmas Carol.

Event timings:

  • 11:00am: The Grinch – outdoor film screening
  • 12:00pm: Festive Fairground opens
  • 12:30pm: Christmas window display launch at House of Fraser
  • 1:30pm: Muppet’s Christmas Carol – outdoor film screening
  • 3:00pm: Magical Middlesbrough Parade
  • 4:30pm: Christmas Lights Switch On
  • Enjoy the festive fairground after the lights have been switched on until 6pm

FREE event.

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Free event


Address: Centre Square, Albert Road, Middlesbrough, UK

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