Dorchester Christmas Cracker 2010Thursday, November 18th, 2010
This year’s Christmas Cracker will be held on the 1 December 2010.
White Christmas in Dorchester
The theme for this year is going to be “White Christmas”, which will be interesting for the South Coast in December. But you never know we might be lucky.
The ceremonial switching of the lights on will be conducted by Danny Young. Some of you may remember him from Coronation Street. Saturday night viewers will no doubt know him from Dancing on Ice. Danny will be ably assisted by Dani De-Bear better known as Miss Teen Dorset Galaxy” or “Miss Weymouth Lifeboats” Also on the cramped stage with be Wessex FM’s David Perry & Steve Bulley from the Breakfast show.
Shopping in Dorchester
There shall be the usual array of stalls and shops for people to buy Christmas goodies. Don’t forget that you can benefit from the free Parking in Dorchester scheme, which is now in full flow.
5.00pm – Roads close and stalls set up in High West Street
5.30pm – Music and entertainment begins
6.00pm – Christmas parade (Starts South Street, finishes by Herrings Art Shop)
6.30pm – Lights On.
8.00pm – 9.00pm – Roads re-open
Looking to pitch up
If you are looking to set up a stall you need a Christmas Cracker Application form.
The fees for a Charity stall is £10.(Space will be limited)
Traders stalls is £40.
We are really looking forward to a great night out – there is always plenty to see and do. The hot mulled wine is certain to get you in the Christmas mood – see you there!