About Nights of Lights 

Unwrap the festive season this year with four free, fantastic events guaranteed to ignite

Ashburton's Christmas joy! 

Head to Baring Square East every Friday night from 29 November until 20 December to experience the sights, sounds and sensational food at the district's second annual Nights of Lights Christmas festival. 

Share the joy as the town Christmas tree comes to life at 'Light Up the Night'; take a night-time stroll down the 'Festive Walk' on East Street; hit the right notes at two 'Buskers Nights'; and settle in for a family favourite at an outdoor 'Movie Night'. 

Get your festive glow on and make this festive season an Ashburton Christmas to remember. 

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Friday 29 November 

6.30pm - 9.30pm

The lighting of Ashburton's Christmas tree in Baring Square East, presented by EA Networks

Friday 29 November - Friday 3 January

6.30pm - 9.30pm

Lights and art along the East Street walking

path, presented by Four Seasons TreeCare Ltd

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Friday 6 December

Music at Baring Square East presented by The Ashburton Courier

Friday 13 December 6pm - 9.30pm

Join us for a Elf themed night at Baring Square East presented by More FM

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