This year (2014), Christmas begins at intu Milton Keynes as the Shopping Centre hosts a day of festive fun in the lead up to the Christmas light switch on.
intu Milton Keynes is starting the festive season in style with an abundance of entertainment throughout the day. There will be children’s activities from Gulliver’s Theme Park, a Christmas parade with everyone’s favourite mascots, musical entertainment and much more!
intu Milton Keynes’ Christmas lights will be switched on at 5:00pm on Saturday 22 November and after you can pick up a goody bag that includes a FREE pass to Gulliver's Land and their Splashzone!
More details have been revealed.
Yinka Williams will be the headline act who appeared on BBC1's The Voice earlier this year. The running order of entertainment include:
11.00 Lydia Singer
11.30 Leanne Hughes School of Dance
12.30 Milton Keynes Cheerleading Academy and street dancers
1.00 Craig Harvey
1.30 Nick Harper
2.00 Paul Briggs
2.30 Tracey Mathews
3.00 XSCAPE SWITCH ON LIVE LINK
4.00 Intu Parade with Gullivers Land characters and local mascots to arrive at stage at 4.30
4.30 MK Theatre Peter Pan performance
4.40 Yinka Williams (star of The Voice)
4.53 Dancebox Studios performance (Merry Christmas Everyone)
5.00 Light Switch On
5.03 Laser and Fireworks show
5.10 Christmas Singalong (Alive and Singing Rock and Pop Choir)