5-7pm (6.30pm switch-on)
An evening of carol singing, food, mulled wine and festivities to switch on Hay's Christmas lights and celebrate the start of the Christmas season in our booktown.
Join Strictly winner Hamza Yassin who will do the honours alongside Hay-on-Wye's soon-to-be-announced Citizen of the Year.
The free switch-on event will take place in Memorial Square, where you will find hot food, mulled drinks, market stalls, Hay School Christmas fete, a steam engine Santa drive-by, Hay Fire Brigade, Santa's Post Box, Window Spotting competition, and more!
Food and drink provided by:
*Gibbons Hog Roast
*Happy Dumplings 365
*El Coffee Shack
*Artistraw Mulled Cider
*Lucky 7 Brewery
The event is co-hosted by Hay Town Council, Hay Chamber of Commerce and Hay Markets Ltd. Lighting up Hay for Christmas is made possible through the generous support of Hay's local businesses, individuals and funders.