Free to attend community event - (charges may apply to some attractions). Everybody is welcome.
Come and join us for a day of fun-filled Christmas festivity, with rides, Santa's grotto, food stalls, ice rink and finishing with a Christmas fireworks display. All happening in and around Basildon town centre.
|All day 10am-6pm||Santa's Grotto||Basildon Market|
|All day 10am-6pm||Bavarian food court||Basildon Town Square|
|10am||Ice Rink officially opens with songs from the choir of St Luke's Hospice||Basildon Town Square|
|10.30am-2.30pm||St Martin's Christmas Bazaar||St Martin's Church|
|11am-6pm||Free Face painting||The Advice Store (next to Wilkinsons)|
|12midday-4pm||Santa's Grotto opening and Christmas Activities||Eastgate Shopping Centre|
|3pm||Carols in the Café with Basildon Operatic Society||Towngate Theatre Café|
|3pm-6pm||Christmas Arts and Crafts||Basildon Library ( in The Basildon Centre, St. Martin's Square)|
|3pm-6pm||Make your own Vintage Christmas Cards||Upper Foyer, Towngate Theatre|
|3.30pm-6pm||Music and entertainment with Gateway 97.8 FM community radio||St. Martin's Square|
|4pm||Carols in the Café with Basildon Operatic Society||Towngate Theatre Café|
|4pm||Christmas Storytime for children||Basildon Library|
|5pm||Carols in the Café with Basildon Community Gospel Choir||Towngate Theatre Café|
|6pm||Christmas Fireworks Display||St Martin's Square|
A big thank you to all of the following participating venues and supporting businesses and organisations for their enthusiastic backing and contribution to this great 'Basildon at 70' musical celebration.
For further information and enquiries contact Basildon at 70. See contact details below.