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Blackpool Christmas Lights 2011


Blackpool Christmas Lights switch on is held in the month of November and it takes place during a day of events and entertainment in the town. The Blackpool Christmas 2011 lights will be switched on at St John’s in the town centre on Saturday November 19th. There will be an afternoon of entertainments starting at 2.00 pm. which will include community groups, local artists and street entertainers. At about 4.30 pm the Christmas lights will be switched on. There will be a traditional forty foot high Christmas tree at St John’s as well as the seasonal Xmas lights. The town centre will be adorned with bright lights from chandeliers and icicles creating a festive ambience for shoppers in the area. The 2011 Blackpool Christmas lights switch on celebrity will be the MOBO award winning Tinchy Stryder whose hits include ‘Take Me Back’ and ‘Number 1’ and is about to begin a nationwide tour. People can have an opportunity of meeting him by entering a competition organised by visitblackpool. The switch on event is hosted by 97.4 Rock FM and also performing for the occasion will be the former star of neighbours Sam Clark, Jonjo Kerr who has appeared in the finals of X Factor, and the local band Boomin. There will be local artists and much more entertainment on the day.


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For more information regarding the 2009 season please see Blackpool Christmas 2010. 


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