Christmas celebrations will begin in Alton on Friday 18th November at the from 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM.

There will be lots for the whole family to enjoy during the evening:

The Christmas lights, including our NEW community designed Christmas Lights, will be switched-on by our special guests in front of the Swan Hotel at 5:00PM.

Free Father Christmas - Bring your Christmas letter to Santa and post it for the elves in the north pole to sort.

Meet our very own enchanting Ice Queen!

Children’s funfair rides, hot street food & sweet treats from Searle Family Funfairs.

Free face-painting, festival glitter and temporary tattoos from The Luna Makeup Company stall.

Live performances outside the Swan Hotel:

5:00 PM - Alton Concert Band
6:00 PM - Luminosa Choirs













Crank It Up cycle repairs and upgrades
Reconditioned bicycles and repairs


Christmas Recycled
Handcrafted and upcycled Christmas Decorations

Tropic Skincare with Becky


The Catherine Gallery
Wildlife art gifts and homewares featuring my original artwork. Products include: greeting cards, tea towels, coasters, aprons and wall art.

Gifts and collectable bric a brac


Hattingley Valley Wines
English sparkling wine bar / shop


Dorothy Mackenzie
Knitted items. Nativity, Santa, snowman, doorstops and much more

Abigail J Marsh
Bespoke Jewellery


Five Minute Wonders
Five Minute Wonders has over 800 different Lego style mini figures ranging from Marvel to Star Wars, Harry Potter to Disney and many more. As well as this I have a large range of fidget, sensory and puzzle toys


The Fine Brownie Company
Handmade brownies and blondies


Sugar Spice UK Limited
Handmade Chocolates, seasonal and personalised


Orphanage in Kenya
Artwork by Trish Brogan


Costco Wholesale


Spring In Her Step
Cards, prints and artwork


H.Simpson Garden Maintenance
Handmade wooden Christmas decorations


Pinx Florist
Christmas Decorations, dried fruit decorations, fresh door wreaths