News Archive — The Big Switch On!
Christmas on your doorstep
Saturday 16th November, from 10am
Join us as we light up The Gracechurch Centre and Sutton Coldfield for the festive season with lots of FREE fun throughout the day!
Children’s TV’s biggest badge collector, Hey Duggee, will be making appearances at 1pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm. He’s sure to kept very busy during the afternoon so, if you miss him or need to do your Christmas shopping, he’ll return to help us switch on the Christmas lights at 5pm, when he can wave to all his fans.
The Gracechurch Express land train will be taking passengers for a festive ride from 10am – 4pm.
You’ll be able to enjoy FREE festive face painting in Bishop’s Court from 11am – 4pm.
Our Random Acts of Kindness Reindeer will be on hand at intervals between 11am and 4pm to help you with your shopping, pose for photos and entertain you with Blitzen’s booming beatbox.
The day will culminate in THE BIG SWITCH ON with Free Radio at 5pm, so come down and join the fun!