City Centre Event Programme 29th November 2019.
- 5.00am to 11.30pm – High Street, Fore Hill, Market Place, Brays lane (part) closed to traffic.
- 4pm – Onwards BBC Radio Cambridgshire Live from Ely Market Place.
- 3pm to 8.30pm – Fair Rides Open.
- 11am to 8.30pm – Food Vendors Open.
- 5pm – Santa’s Grotto opens.
- 4pm – Roaming Robot around Ely.
- 4.10pm – BBC Radio Cambridgshire Opens City of Ely Council’s Ely Christmas Light Switch On Event.
- 4.18pm – Father Christmas and KD’s Dick Whittington Ely Panto Travels through Ely on Horse drawn Carriage.
- 4.26pm to 7.50pm – Live acts on stage!
- 5pm to 8.30pm – “Isle ‘Ave A Shanty” Busking LIVE around Ely.
- 7pm – Ely Christmas Lights Get Turned On.
LIVE ON THE BIG STAGE
- 3.50pm – Event Open “Christmas Overture”
- 4.05pm – Father Christmas Travels through Ely to Market Place with KD Productions – Dick Whittington Ely Panto Cast.
- 4.10pm – BBC Radio Cambridgeshire Live.
- 4.26pm – Father Christmas on Stage with KD Productions – Dick Whittington Panto.
- 4.34pm – Father Christmas Magic.
- 4.50pm – Frozen LIVE.
- 5.14pm – Tommy The Entertainer.
- 5.34pm – City of Ely Mayor.
- 5.37pm – Octagon Dance Studio.
- 6.00pm – KD Productions – Ely Panto – Dick Whittington Ely Panto LIVE.
- 6.14pm – Lee Pashley as – Robbie Williams.
- 6.55pm – FINAL COUNTDOWN.
- 7.00pm –“The GIANT Switch On” With Chico.
- 7.03pm – BBC Radio Cam Introduces Chico.
- 7.04pm – ‘Chico Time’ – Live on Stage.
- 7.20pm – The Amazing – Bertie Scott.
- 7.50pm – Stage Acts Finish BBC Radio Cambridgeshire say GOODBYE For 2019.
- 8.30pm – Event Closes.
Press release from Ely Christmas Lights Switch On Team