The Cockermouth Christmas lights switch on will take place on Sunday 22nd November 2015 from 2:00pm until 6:00pm. The main street will be lined with lights and a lovely tree will take centre stage. A mini market will line the main street and you'll find stalls selling soups, cakes, mince pies and mulled wine. There will also be a raffle, tombola, kids fun fair, face painting and a Santa’s grotto.
Local choirs and entertainers will provide musical entertainment starting from 2pm and going on throughout the day!
Cockermouth is a great choice for a weekend break and we have lots of holiday cottages in Cockermouth. The town is full of lively independent shops and eating-places and the national park is just a ten-minute drive away. You can read more about Cockermouth in our Area Guide.