The Big Christmas Lights Switch On at Home with Star Radio
The annual Christmas Lights Switch On Event this year will be moving online in light of the ongoing risk of Covid 19. Working in partnership with Star Radio, Cambridge BID will coordinate and deliver an afternoon of festive fun on air on Sunday 15th November to honour the annual event and to really kick off Christmas in Cambridge.
13:00 – 15:00: A festive warm up – Star Radio will be playing the Christmas tunes, speaking with people who are at home enjoying the show.
15:00 – 16:45: Performances from local community groups including the Rock Choir, Tom Korni, Sing Choirs, and a special appearance from Santa. We will also be talking to Mayor of Cambridge, Russ McPhearson.
16:45: Mayor of Cambridge and Santa will be counting down the Big Switch On moment
17:00: THE BIG SWITCH ON
The virtual switch on will take place at 5pm, be sure to be listening to Star Radio throughout the day to find out how you can watch and get involved. You will be able to see the Market Square, Grand Arcade and Lion Yard switch on their lights from the comfort of you own home!
17:00 – 18:00: – Party time! All the party tunes will be played to really kick off this year’s festivities.
Listen to Star Radio at 100.7FM, online or through your Smart Speaker.
Keep listening on to Star 100.7 FM for updates and remember to check back to the Love Cambridge Facebook Page on Sunday 15th November
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