Save the dates Friday 2nd & Saturday 3rd of December, Dover’s Winter Light Up is back!
This year we will be bringing a two-day Winter Fire Garden on Dover’s Roman Lawn (by Market Square) illuminated by outdoor arts experts Walk the Plank, sponsored by Port of Dover, Entry is free; the public can turn up on the day to enter. Also, additional free priority entry tickets are available on Destination Dover website.
Saturday 3rd December, 12pm till 9pm a Christmas Market including Father Christmas and live entertainment, exciting Christmas activities will be spreading festive cheer at Market Square.
This year Dover welcomes back its seasonal lantern procession, exciting giant lantern characters delivered by Dover’s Future Foundry, on Saturday 3rd December starting at Dover College at 6pm going through the town centre and arriving at Dover’s Market Square enjoying the town lit up with this year’s Christmas Lights. The public is able to build one of the lantern-making workshops.
Full details on Dover’s Winter Light Up are available here;
Dates / Times:
Fire Garden – Sponsored by Port of Dover
Location – Dover Roman Lawn
Friday 2nd December – 5pm till 9pm
Saturday 3rd December – 4pm till 6pm and 7pm till 9pm
Christmas Market – Sat 3rd December – 12pm – 9pm
Location Dover Market Square
Lantern Procession – Sat 3rd December – 6pm
Start location – Dover College
Finish Location – Dover Market Square
Lantern Making Workshops:
Biggin Hall, Biggin Street (CT16 1BD):
Friday 18th of November (4pm-8pm)
Sunday 27th of November (10am-4pm)
The Charlton Centre (CT16 1TT):
Saturday 19th of November (10am-4pm)
Saturday 26th of November (10am-4pm)
Funded by; Dover Town Council, Port of Dover, Dover District Council, Dover Town Team
Image Credit: Brian van der Veen