Christmas on the Green

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 29/11/2014
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Location
The Green, Beckenham, BR3 1AY

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Christmas on the GreenOn Saturday 29 November, Beckenham celebrates the arrival of the festive season with a day of live entertainment, a funfair, the Copers Cope Area Residents’ Association Annual Candlelit Procession, Christmas Lights Switch On and a community sing-a-long. Please tell your friends and neighbours, who may like to sign up to the Copers Cope Area Residents' Association mailing list for events on Beckenham Green. On The High Street Get your Christmas shopping done in Beckenham, support local shops and enjoy carol singers, the Salvation Army Band and the Haverettes All Girls Marching Band. You may even spot Nanny and Father Christmas and get a free mince pie! Shop Local this Christmas. On The Green - 12 noon to 6pm From midday, a funfair, hot food and mulled cider to keep you warm. Plus a packed afternoon of festive entertainment on the stage.
  • 1.00 pm The Strawberries
  • 1.30 pm Beckenham Junior Choir
  • 2.00 pm Micky Magic
  • 2.20 pm Bianca Nichols
  • 2.45 pm The Strawberries
  • 3.10 pm Kent Stage Academy
  • 3.30 pm Rock Choir
  • 4.00 pm The Popsicals
  • 4.20 pm Fundamentally Gospel Choir
Candlelit Procession - 4.30pm The Copers Cope Area Residents' Association Annual Candlelit Procession is the biggest yet! Those little Residents’ Association elves have been busy making 500 free child-safe lanterns, so please give them your support by joining the procession. Meet outside the Post Office on Rectory Road at 4.30pm. At at 4.45pm the Haverettes All Girls Marching Band will lead the procession down the High Street to Beckenham Green. Look out for the Carol Singers from our local churches on the way and a very large Candy Cane! Christmas Light Switch On - 5.30pm Arrive at Beckenham Green to be welcomed by the ringing bells of St George’s Church, and gather in front of the stage for the Switching On of Beckenham’s Christmas Lights at 5.30pm. Look out for song sheets being passed round for the festive sing-a-long extravaganza. A big thank you to Layhams Farm Shop for the Christmas Tree and to Sainsbury's for supplying the mince pies. Above details were correct at time of writing but may be subject to change.