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HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM VISIT CHELMSFORD!

Christmas in Chelmsford

Christmas in Chelmsford is a really special time. With such a huge variety of shops catering for every need. Find that special gift at the new Bond Street or see what the sparkley highstreet has to offer, maybe even a treat for yourself as you shop. Be sure to find all things Christmas here at Visit Chelmsford, check out our offers page new for 2017 with exclusive Christmas offers, new Christmas lights for the light switch on, late night shopping times and so much more!

Don't miss out on what Chelmsford has to offer this festive season. Like our Facebook page Here to keep right up to date with what is going on in our wonderful City this December!

Have a wonderful Christmas time

The Visit Chelmsford Team

WHAT TO DO

CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON

2017 sees some new sparkly Christmas Lights come to Chelmsford. Watch this space for more information on the annual Chelmsford Christmas light switch on!

CHRISTMAS OFFERS

This years Christmas offers have taken a new form and gone online! Check here for retailers exclusive festive offers to use in store across the City.

CHRISTMAS SHOPPING

It's that time again to indulge in all the highstreet has to offer! With lots to choose from don't miss the late night shopping. You can find retailers opening hours Here.

CHRISTMAS EVENTS 2017

THE DISNEY STORE COMES TO CHELMSFORD!

Chelmsford is excited to welcome the magical Disney store for this festive season!

Find the pop-up store in High Chelmer Shopping centre with magical demonstrations and toys to get you in the festive mood!

RIVERSIDE WINTER WONDERLAND 

This year join a host of magical characters and experience Chelmsford Winter Wonderland. Back for 2017 the event offers family skating in the snow,
festive food and drink, Santa's grotto & appearances by Pops the Penguin.

The Winter Wonderland launches at the ice rink on Saturday 2 December and will be available every weekend, with the last session on Christmas Eve. For more information click Here

CHRISTMAS MARKET IS BACK FOR 2017! The popular Christmas market starts on the 4th of December with extra trading hours and a chance to pick up some unique gifts from local and independant suppliers. For more information, Click Here
IT'S PANTO TIME! Rehearsals have started and Panto season is very much upon us...Oh no it Isn't! The always popular Chelmsford Theatres Panto returns with Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs. This show never fails to disappoint with tickets selling fast. This year they are also offering a relaxed performance for a more informal & accessible show. For more information & tickets Click here.
BOND STREET'S SANTA'S GROTTO & ICE RINK This year Bond Street have got their very own Santa's Grotto & Ice rink to keep you and your family entertained this festive season. They also have some Christmas events on throughout December. Keep an eye out for more details to come shortly.
HYLANDS CHRISTMAS SOIREE You are cordially invited to the splendour of Hylands House as The Cameo Players present another of their acclaimed Christmas Soirées! Experience the hustle and bustle of Hylands as the lady of the house and her aides prepare the country house for Christmas. With an evening of drama, poetry, and a selection of familiar songs to set your toes tapping, join us as we celebrate the glory days of the traditional 1930's Christmas House Party. Fore more information Click Here