Dover Winter Light Up - 3rd Dec 2022

Dover’s Winter Light Up!! Join in with our beautiful
Lantern Procession on
Sat 3rd December.

FREE lantern making workshops at Charlton Centre & Biggin Hall (behind Dover Town Hall CT16 1DG)
Sat 26th Nov 10-4pm Charlton Centre
Sun 27th Nov 10-4pm Biggin Hall

Reading Time: 2 mins

Recommended: Young People, Artists, Volunteers, Young Entrepreneurs.

Impact: Community Projects

Special Thanks to: Ceramic Art Dover, Dover Pride, Dover Town Council, Destination Dover, Dover District Council, Destination Dover, plus many more and those mentioned below.

Photo Credit: Brian Van der Veen and Jason Davis

Dover Winter Light Up 2022

Dover Winter Light Up

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Workshops THIS WEEKEND! Come and get involved in this fantastic two day celebration of festive fun!!!

Fri 18th Nov 4-8pm Biggin Hall, Biggin Street CT161DG
Sat 19th Nov 10-4pm Charlton Centre CT161TT (upstairs)
Sat 26th Nov 10-4pm Charlton Centre
Sun 27th Nov 10-4pm Biggin Hall

LANTERN PROCESSION 3rd Dec – 6pm start at Dover College, processing to Market Square.
CHRISTMAS MARKET 3rd Dec 12-9pm Market Square
FIRE GARDEN Dec 2nd (5-9pm) Roman Lawn
FIRE GARDEN Dec 3rd (4—6pm 7-9pm) Roman Lawn

Our lantern artists @freyjacrow @BidTophill Zo Defferary @zoza.73 @lisa_oulton have once again worked with @Gregstobbs_illustration to design our lantern giants, inspired by the wildlife of Dover.
Make a star lantern with @frazerdoyle and take part in a beautiful lantern procession through Dover with Future Foundry.

Visit the amazing #FireGarden created by @WalkthePlankarts an incredible arts organisation from Salford.
Find unique and original presents at the Christmas Market!Lantern workshops are free and no booking required, but if busy you may have to wait for a space. Children will need to be accompanied and helped by an adult. Please wear old clothes as there’s a lot of glue involved! Further information please dm.

Partners include:
@dovertowncouncil @doverdistrictcouncil @destinationdover