Macclesfield 2018 Christmas Light Switch On

Christmas Tree

The 2018 Macclesfield Christmas Fair And Light Switch On will be held on Saturday 1st December 2018.

Christmas Groto

This year, the event will run from 12pm to 6pm and will including a Christmas Craft fair in the Town Hall, Christmas Market, Street Entertainers, Fairground Rides plus the usual favourites like food and drink, Santa and fireworks.

A new addition for 2018,  Victorian Carol Singers performing and roaming around the town centre throughout the day!


Santa’s grotto will held upstairs in the Town Hall between 12pm and 3.30pm. £5 per Child (£4 for each additional sibling), includes a gift!

Macclesfield Town Council have also announced Free Parking will be available across most of the councils car parks from 10am on the day. The car parks include Duke Street, Town Hall, Exchange Street, Churchillway, Park Green, Sunderland Street and Waters Green.

The light switch on is normally between 4.30pm and 5pm, we’d recommend to get down as early as possible and enjoy the entertainment as it’s a very busy event.

Macclesfield 2018 Light Switch On

Christmas Light Free Parking