Lincoln Lantern Parade
Thursday 14th December, 5pm – 8pm, Castle Hill to City Square.
Join in the festive parade carrying paper lanterns through the streets of Lincoln, ending with a light show on City Square.
This Christmas, join as hundreds of families parade down from Castle Hill to City Square carrying paper lanters.
The evening will begin at 5pm at Castle Hill with Carols and a Nativity Play, performed by local choirs and community groups.
Warm up with a hot chocolate and roasted chestnuts and get your paper lanterns from the stalls on Castle Hill before the start of the parade – or download a FREE paper lantern template online to create your own personalised lantern for the parade.
Then following the marching band down Steep Hill, through Lincoln High Street to City Square where the evening will conclude with a spectacular light show to round off Lincoln 2017.
For one night only, Lincoln’s Steep Hill and Bailgate businesses will be opening their door for late night shopping until 7pm. For more information on last night shopping in Lincoln, our FREE parking deal, shop opening times and other Christmas Events, visit our Christmas in Lincoln page: visitlincoln.com/christmas.
Times and Prices:
Thursday 14th Decemeber 2017
5pm – Carols & Nativity, Castle Hill, LN1 3AA
6pm – Parade Starts on Castle Hill
7pm – Light Show, Lincoln City Square, LN5 7DU
FREE to attend.
N.B. Only battery powered lights will be allowed at this event. No naked flames allowed.