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The Gravesend Frost Fair Christmas 2017 – Hot and Fiery

9 December at 9:00 am - 10 December at 5:00 pm

- Free
Frost Fair,Gravesend Christmas 2017

Hot and Fiery – Saturday 9 & Sunday 10 December

FREE

 

Saturday 9 December- – all day Christmas market, events, entertainment and Ice Skating

Our hot and fiery themed Frost Fair will start on Saturday 9 December with a princesses, knights and dragon themed parade from New Road to Gravesend Borough Market.

Join us in fancy dress or normal dress from 11.30am as we officially open our third Christmas Frost Fair.

The hot and fiery themed day will include lots of entertainment as well as some wonderful market stalls offering unique and quirky gifts, food and related produce, arts and crafts, street food, confectionery and toys and books and much more as you look to stock up on your presents for Christmas.

The day will also consist of musical entertainment, fire performers –eating and breathing fire and a fire-breathing dragon to entertain the crowd.

Programme for the day:

10-4pm – Ice Rink on Market Square

11.30am – Parade from New Road – Princesses, Knights and Dragons

12pm – Golden hour on skate rink – Elsa skating and other characters walking on the ice rink

12pm – Musical entertainment inside the Market with Layomi Folarin-Coker

12.15pm – Animatronic Dragon and characters

12.45pm- Campfire activities (30 mins)

1pm – Lee (Elvis)

1.30pm – Animatronic Dragon and characters

2pm – Semi-Quavers

2.30pm – Flipper Story telling

3pm – Camp Fire activities with scouts including singing and crafts.

3-4pm – Animatronic Dragon and Fire performers

Inside the market there will be:
Face Painter
Arts & Crafts

Outside the market there will be:
Light a candle on one of the Candlelit structures
Craft Activities on LV21
Ice Rink

Sunday 10 December – all day Christmas market and Ice Skating

Singing performances inside the Market:

11.30am to 12 Millie Varnham

12.30 to 1pm Harrison Pettman

1.30 to 2pm Layomi Folarin-Coker

 

Details

Start:
9 December at 9:00 am
End:
10 December at 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organiser

Gravesham Borough Council
Phone:
01474337000
Website:
www.gravesham.gov.uk

Venue

Gravesend Borough Market
Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Website:
http://www.gravesendboroughmarket.co.uk/