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Bolton Winter Festival

Written by Johnson, Adam


Bolton has its very own Winter Festival over the holiday season. Take a look at some of the amazing events and fun activities that are being put on in Bolton this year.

Remember that over the Weekends you can park for free in the following NCP car parks in Bolton:

  1. Deane Road
  2. Topp Way
  3. The Octagon.

You can also enjoy this free car parking after 3pm on weekdays, and all day on Christmas Eve and New Years Day. (Valid from 17/11/16 – 06/01/17).



Event: Christmas Light Switch on with Jason Kenny.

Date: 17th November 2016

Time: 17:00 – 19:00**

Place: Victoria Square, Bolton.





Event: Festive Artisan Market

Date: 1st – 11th December 2016

Time: All Day**

Place: Deansgate and Oxford Street.




Event: Ice Rink (Sponsored by Market Place Shopping Centre).

Date: 10th December 2016 to 8th January 2017.

Time: 09:00 – 20:00**

Place: Victoria Square, Bolton

Cost: £3.50 to £16 (prices vary check website).*




Event: Snow Slide (Sponsored by University of Bolton).

Date: 10th December 2016 to 8th January 2017.

Time: 10:00 – 20:00**

Place: Victoria Square, Bolton

Cost: £2.00 – £5.00 (prices vary check website).*



Event: Santa’s Grotto.

Date: 10th December to 24th December 2016.

Time: 10:00 – 12:00, 13:00 – 15:00, & 16:00 – 18:00 **

Place: Victoria Square, Bolton

Cost: £2.00.*


*Costs may vary.

**Times vary check the Visit Bolton Website.

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