Ripon's Christmas lights switch-on: Timings and everything you need to know

It kickstarts Christmas for many - Ripon's big lights switch-on will take place in the city centre on Saturday, November 23, serving up its usual extravaganza of live music, entertainment and special guests.

Tuesday, 19th November 2019, 3:18 pm
Updated Tuesday, 19th November 2019, 3:18 pm

Free family entertainment on the Market Square starts at 4.30pm, and the lights will go on at 6pm with Father Christmas.

Free fairground rides and live music including tribute acts will continue until 8.30pm.

Hundreds of Ripon residents enjoy the Christmas lights switch-on every year.

Pedestrian seriously injured in Ripon collisionRipon City Council has invested £30,000 in a new Christmas lights display for 2019.