Annual shopping event with the shops in Southwell, a Christmas market, carols and seasonal attractions throughout the town
Southwell Town Centre
Thursday 30th November, 2017 5pm – 8pm
Southwell Theatre Club present ‘Two’ a stage play by Jim Cartwright, author of ‘The Rise and Fall of Little Voice’
Thursday 7th – Saturday 9th December, 2017 7.30pm
Bring your lanterns and jingle bells and join us for a lantern parade through the park with refreshments and music afterwards inside The Minster School
Starts in the grounds of Southwell Minster, parading to The Minster School
Saturday 9th December, 2017 5pm
Come and explore this picturesque town, bursting with tradition and character, often referred to as ‘The jewel in Nottinghamshire’s crown’. Explore the magnificent Southwell Minster, with its unique pepperpot spires, then stroll along to the town’s centre to find a good selection of independent shops, friendly pubs selling traditional ales, cosy cafés and restaurants. On Saturdays the Market Square hosts a lively market.
Find out about The Bramley Apple, Lord Byron and King Charles I – all have celebrated connections with Southwell. Follow the guided Heritage walks through the town and discover The Workhouse, owned by The National Trust or back a winner with a visit to Southwell Racecourse.
Plan your visit to coincide with a wide range of events – concerts, theatre performances, gigs in pubs and craft fairs. Southwell is proud of its many festivals including The Gate to Southwell Festival, The Bramley Festival and The Southwell Library Poetry Festival. A full listing of events throughout the year is available on this website.