Christmas Lights Switch On 2022

Wrapping up our year of events, the Christmas Lights Switch On & Festive Market is set to take place on Sunday 27th November 2022. Join us in Banbury Market Place to see Banbury's lights turned on for the first time of the festive season.

Past Events & Projections

Christmas Light Show 2021



A series of magical seasonal films will see Christmas and New Year themed pictures beamed onto the Castle Quay façade in Cornhill.

The light shows will welcome Christmas and celebrate the New Year

They will be shown from 5pm until 9.45pm to encourage late afternoon shopping and boost the evening economy.

The video is described as wintery and classy and will depict Christmas with imaginative scenes and accompanying music.

The films are being specially designed to fit the ornate stonework of the Castle Quay entrance in Cornhill at the Parson’s Street end of the Market Place.


Switch On 2018

Switch On 2017

Switch On 2016