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Christmas Lights Switch On, Castle Square

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Christmas at Castle Square


Get ready for the annual Christmas Lights Switch on in Castle Square, Elephant and Castle

Date & time

Date:24 November 2023

Time:3.30pm to 7.30pm

Event Details

Address:Castle Square
40 Elephant Road
Elephant and Castle

Post code:SE17 1EU

Tickets:This event is free


Open hours:3:30pm - 7:30pm


Date: Friday 24th November
Time: 3:30pm – 7:30pm
Location: Castle Square, 40 Elephant Road, SE17 1EU
Cost = FREE

Here’s a sneak peek at what you can look forward to:

  • Festive Choir Performances: Immerse yourself in the enchanting melodies of choirs filling the town centre with the sweet sounds of Christmas carols.
  • Special Guests: We’re honoured to welcome the Mayor of Southwark Cllr Michael Situ, and Deputy Mayor Cllr Naima Ali, to lead the grand lighting ceremony from 5pm.
  • Winter Wonderland: Our town centre will be transformed into a winter wonderland with charming Christmas decorations.
  • Share the Joy: We invite all attendees to share their festive experiences on our social media platforms. Use our event hashtag and join us in celebrating the warmth and magic of the holiday season in our beloved Town Centre.

Mark your calendars today for the 24th of November and let’s kick off the festive season together.

Castle Square has a whole host of activities happening throughout thr festive season and you can find out more by visiting or their Instagram page @CastleSquareLondon.


By Bus:12, 35, 40, 45, 53, 55, 63, 68, 136, 148, 171, 172, 176, 343, 468, 136, 343, 363, 415, 453

By Tube:Elephant and Castle Tube Station

By Train:Elephant and Castle



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