Events Guide - December

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With Christmas on the horizon there’s plenty to do to get into the festive spirit. Father Christmas will be paying his traditional visits to the Festival market and Williamson Park, as well as other venues in the district. Williamson Park will also help get you ready for Christmas with its popular series of Carol Concerts.

Event Highlights

TBC: Heysham Village Christmas Lights Switch On. www.heyshamonline.co.uk

1 & 2: Morecambe Festival Market - Christmas Festival and Santa’s Grotto. 01524 414251 www.lancaster.gov.uk/festivalmarket

1: Sketch Club – RSPB Leighton Moss Nature Reserve Silverdale 10.30am onwards. Free for RSPB Members/£3 Non Members. 01524 701601 www.rspb.org.uk/reserves/guide/l/leightonmoss

4: Christmas Meal and Shopping Night – RSPB Leighton Moss Nature Reserve Silverdale 7pm – 9.30pm RSPB Members £15/Non Members £17 Booking and payment in advance essential. 01524 701601 www.rspb.org.uk/reserves/guide/l/leightonmoss

5: Free Lunchtime Organ Concert by Dr Colin Parsons MBE – Ashton Hall, Lancaster. 12.40pm. 07901 825762

5: Dark History Tours – Lancaster Castle (over 15 only) £6. 01524 64998 www.lancastercastle.com

8: Christmas Cracker Fair and Christmas Tree Festival. Carnforth Heritage Centre, Carnforth Railway Station. 01524 735165 / 735894 www.carnforthstation.co.uk

8-9: Christmas Gifts Galore – RSPB Leighton Moss Nature Reserve Silverdale. 10am – 4pm Free admission. 01524 701601 www.rspb.org.uk/reserves/guide/l/leightonmoss

8-24 (weekends): ‘The 12 Days of Christmas’ quiz – RSPB Leighton Moss Reserve, Silverdale.

9.30am – 3.30pm Normal admission prices to nature trails. RSPB Members free/Non Members £10. 01524 701601 www.rspb.org.uk/reserves/guide/l/leightonmoss

12: Lunchtime Organ Concert by Charles Edmondson – Ashton Hall, Lancaster. 12.40pm. 07901 825762

12: Winter Lantern Festival, Morecambe – More Music. 01524 831997

13, 14 and 16: Deck The Halls Lancaster Castle. 7.30pm £12. 01524 64998 www.lancastercastle.com

24: Carnforth Churches Christmas Event Open Air Service, War Memorial Gardens, Carnforth 6.30pm

Watch out for:

Gladly Solemn Christmas Concert – St John’s Church North Road Lancaster. 01524 792205 www.gladlysolemn. co.uk TBC

Panto at The Grand, Lancaster. 01524 845230 www.lancastergrand.co.uk TBC

Panto at The Platform, Morecambe. 01524 582808 www.lancaster.gov.uk/platform TBC

Music from Lancaster Cathedral. 01524 384820 www.cathedral.org.uk TBC