As the dark nights draw in and the temperature drops, Mid and East Antrim lights up with an exciting programme of activities.
From communing with nature in one of our stunning parklands to welcoming in the festive period at a Christmas switch on, there’s something for everyone.
#FindYourChristmas in Mid and East Antrim!
Ballymena Christmas Light Switch On
Ballymena Town Centre, Harmony Hub
Find your Christmas in Ballymena with a fabulously festive Christmas Light switch-on.
Join us at Harmony Hub and see Santa and his reindeer in the spectacular lantern parade along with local schools, live music, Christmas characters and plenty of festive family fun!
Larne Christmas Light Switch On
Larne Town Centre
Find your Christmas in Larne with a fabulously festive Christmas Light switch-on.
A spectacular parade featuring local schools and groups will help light up the streets of Larne as they lead Santa and the Mayor of Mid and East Antrim to Broadway Plaza to switch on the Christmas lights.
Mobiloo Ireland, accessible toilet and changing will be at this event.
Carrickfergus Christmas Light Switch On
Carrickfergus High Street
Find your Christmas in Carrickfergus with a fabulously festive Christmas Light switch-on.
Enjoy music, dance, Christmas characters and plenty of family fun with a spectacular fireworks display to conclude the celebrations.
Civic Carol Service, St Nicholas Church 4pm
Christmas Lights switch on at 5.30pm
Fireworks display approx. 5.45pm from Fisherman's Quay (weather dependent)