Bedford Christmas Fair & Fireworks 2019
November 23 - November 24
One event on 20 November 2019 at 12:00 AM
Bedford town centre will be alive with Christmas loveliness as it hosts its all-new Bedford Christmas Fair on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th of November.
Between 10 am – 5 pm the Bedford Christmas Fair will kick start your Christmas celebrations. Shop for special gifts from an array of beautifully handcrafted items designed to offer the all-important personalised touch whilst supporting your local businesses and the town centre. Enjoy a mulled cider or wine and perhaps a German sausage or two as Harpur Square and the surrounding areas will be filled with over 30 stalls of unique gifts, crafts, sweets and treats.
Bedford Christmas Fair will be filled with fun for the whole family with lots of FREE entertainment including music, singing and dancing from local schools, clubs & choirs plus special meet & greet character appearances from ‘Transformers’ Optimus Prime & Bumblebee and ‘Anna & Elsa’ from Frozen 2. Get your face painted for free by the talented Glitter Arty and enjoy the complimentary rides on the vintage Carousel and Chair O Plane.
Fireworks Spectacular & Christmas Lights
To end this fantastic weekend, the Embankment will come alight from 5:30 pm on Sunday 24th when the town centre and Riverside Christmas decorations will be switched on followed by a spectacular firework display.
Eat Feast in Riverside Square
On Sunday, head to Riverside Square for great street food and drinks from our very popular regular Street Food market.
Free Parking for Bedford Christmas Fair
Don’t forget the 2 hours free parking on the Saturday and free parking all day Sunday at council-owned car parks plus Harpur Centre underground car park.
Late night shopping starts Thursday from 28th November, every Thursday until Christmas.
Visit www.lovebedford.co.uk for more details.