Full line-up revealed for Harrogate Christmas lights switch-on

Harrogate Christmas lights switch-on

11:39am 13th November 2017

Harrogate Christmas lights switch-on is fast approaching.

The show starts at 4pm and runs until 6pm on Thursday 16th November. 

It'll be held at the The Piazza, Victoria Shopping Centre.

Your hosts for the evening will be Stray FM's Nick Hancock and Will Smith. 

What's more, Channel 5 will be filming too! 

Here's a timeline to help you plan your evening: 

 

4:05PM: Knaresborough Silver Band

Nothing will make you feel more Christmasy than this!

 

4:25PM: Rascals Entertainment/ Poppy the Troll*

From the film “Trolls”,  Poppy will be singing, dancing and entertaining her fans across the Harrogate District. 

PLUS Poppy will also be available for pictures, so the kids can come and meet Poppy! 

*This is how you can get some serious parent points. 

 

4:35PM: Western Primary school choir

We'll be joined by 55 school children aged 7 to 9, singing some festive songs. 

 

4:45PM: Aimee Townend & Ria Davies from St Aidan's 6th Form Chamber Choir

Some more festive medley of songs but with a twist... Ria will be playing the guitar!

 

5:00PM: Thomas Teago – singer, recently signed Warner Music

Thomas' profile is rapidly rising, he has recently been performing at various major UK concerts, alongside artists such as Calum Scott, James Arthur, Nathan Sykes, Alesha Dixon, Sigala and more. 

You'll even get the chance to grab a picture and his autograph!

 

5:15PM: Rascals Entertainment with princesses, superheroes and The Grinch

Ariel and Moana will join the switch-on, singing their classics we all know and love!  

PLUS Transformers Optimus Prime Comedy sketch will be entertaining us with a Dance off followed by Spider-Man acrobatics.

Last but definitely not least, it wouldn't be Christmas without him... The Grinch is making a special appearance

 

5:30PM: Becky Bowe, winner of BBC1's Pitch Battle

A Local from Knaresborough performing covers by some of your favourite artists including Sam Smith and Justin Bieber. 

 

5:53PM: Harrogate Theatre main cat of panto, Beauty and the Beat perform main show dance

 

5:59PM: COUNTDOWN FOR THE SWITCH-ON

 

More news from across Harrogate, Craven and Wharfedale

Share This Story

Delicious Submit this page to reddit
Suggested articles
harrogate christmas lights switch on 2017 crowd

Harrogate Christmas lights are on

Here's our live blog of today's event unfolding.

lights switch on

Christmas lights switch-ons near you

Find out where you can see the festive illuminations being turned on and when across Harrogate, Craven and Wharfedale.

Most read
ambulance

Cyclist hurt in Harrogate collision

His injuries are not thought to be serious.

Stray FM Local News for Harrogate, Skipton, Craven and Wharfedale

80-year-old man hurt in Harrogate supermarket car park

This injured man is believed to have had an altercation with an elderly couple.

Newer article

Over £1700 raised for police colleague suffering from PTSD

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: Officer is off work and had no money coming in to pay for Christmas

Top articles

Hammond's Budget to focus on housing and technology

National: Billions of pounds for housing and high-tech industry are expected to be at the centre of Chancellor Philip Hammond's "positive and upbeat" Budget this Wednesday.

Distress calls detected 'from missing Argentinian submarine'

World: Emergency signals believed to have come from Argentina's missing naval submarine ARA San Juan have been detected.

Grigor Dimitrov defeats Jack Sock to set up final against David Goffin at ATP Finals

Sport: Grigor Dimitrov set up a final showdown with David Goffin at the ATP Finals in London after battling past Jack Sock 4-6 6-0 6-3 on Saturday night.

Dunham apologises for supporting rape accused

Showbiz: Lena Dunham has apologised for supporting a writer on her TV show Girls after he was accused of sexually assaulting an actress.

All this year's Christmas adverts - which is your favourite?

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: From Moz the Monster to Paddington Bear via some chocolate woodland creatures, we've put all this year's Christmas adverts in one place so you can choose a favourite.

Otley Business Summit declared a success

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: It discussed the future of the retail, light industrial and commercial economy in small towns.

LISTEN: Ripon author writes anti-bullying books for schools

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: Monica Gabb has started crowdfunding to get 1000 books into schools across North Yorkshire.

LISTEN: Harrogate fundraisers organise walk to mark World Prematurity Day

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: The group includes Sian Striskiene whose son was born 13 weeks prematurely.

Harrogate Christmas Market

Christmas: In full swing for 2017!

Experience Christmas At Thorp Perrow

Features: The kids will love meeting Santa!

Now open until 2am!

Food and Drink: "The happiest place in Harrogate"

LISTEN: Harrogate fundraisers organise walk to mark World Prematurity Day

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: The group includes Sian Striskiene whose son was born 13 weeks prematurely.

The 10 Rules of Regifting

Home & Garden: Save money, time and clutter

The Yorkshire floods: one year on

Special Reports: People affected by last year's downpours describe what has happened in the last 12 months

Tour de Yorkshire: LIVE BLOG

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: Follow all the action as 2017's Tour de Yorkshire hits the Stray FM area.

Tour de Yorkshire host venues confirmed

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: There'll be no re-run of this year's memorable Tour de France stage finish in Harrogate.

Christmas lights switch-ons near you

Harrogate, Craven & Wharfedale: Find out where you can see the festive illuminations being turned on and when across Harrogate, Craven and Wharfedale.

Poll

Who's going to win I'm a Celebrity?