Aberdeen’s Winter Festival Christmas Lights Switch On Parade
Join us in celebrating the annual switch on of the city’s Christmas lights on Union Street on Sunday 25th November 2012. The Lord Provost will lead a parade along the main thoroughfare, switching on each light as it passes underneath. The Parade starts at 5:30pm.
There will be street entertainment from 5.15pm.
Caution: explosions, loud music, flashing lights and vehicles will be incorporated into the parade. Please for your safety stay on the pavements to view the parade.
There will be a number of road closures in and around the event. Roads will be opened as soon as it is safe, this is expected to be around 6.30pm.
The Theme for last year’s parade was Victorian or Ye Oldie times, along with music from pipe bands, drumming groups, children’s carol singers, local steel band, elves and Santa. panto dames 2010 parade
Groups that attended the parade were
Aberdeen University Students Associations’
ACC Roads Services
Castlegate Arts Ltd pantomime
Danestone Netball Team Girl Guides Reindeer 2010
Gang Show (Aberdeen)
Girl Guides (Aberdeen)
Granite City Hockey Club
Junior Diabetes Research Foundation
Regional Ecumenical Team (Aberdeen)
If you think your group club or organisation would like to become involved in this or future parades please contact Daniel Parrott with details by emailing him on firstname.lastname@example.org