Lantern Parade Poole Quay
Event dates: 8 Dec 2016
Event address: Falkland Square, Poole, BH15 1AB
Detailed map: multimap
About the event:
Lantern Parade Poole Quay From 6pm
Join local school children for a seasonal Lantern Parade procession through the High Street followed by carols and mince pies at the historic Guildhall.
Poole’s traditional lantern parade will be illuminating the streets of Poole Town Centre on Thursday 8 December. Part of Christmas is a Breeze sponsored by Breeze Volkswagen, the event sees Poole Town Centre transformed into a beacon of light as children from Poole parade down the High Street with lanterns and illuminated works of art.
Organised by Poole Town Centre Partnership, children from local Poole schools will be working over the next few months to create stunning lanterns illuminated by LED lights.
Open to everyone, the popular family friendly procession sees the children parading with their masterpieces. The procession leaves Falkland Square at 6pm and travels down the High Street with stilt walkers to the Guildhall where they will join Poole Old Town Conservation Group for Carols and mince pies.