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Exeter Christmas Lights Big Switch On

Venue: Exeter Cathedral Green

Date: 18/11/18 (11:00 - 17:00)

Great for: Christmas Shop 'til you Droppers

Entry charge: No


This popular ceremony officially marks the start of the countdown to Christmas in Exeter.

The lights are being switched on at an earlier time of 5pm on Sunday 18th November, there'll be a full day of family-friendly, festive events which include craft activities, face painting, and live music!

There will be some special guests on stage to turn on the lights! We can't wait for the biggest and bestest celebration to date...

In addition to all the High Street and Shopping Centre traders being open until 5pm, the Exeter Christmas Market will be buzzing with activity as shoppers check out the awesome local stalls.


In the centre of Exeter, the Cathedral is a must visit on your trip to Devon.

It's close to both the Exeter Central train station and all bus routes into the city centre.