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Scarborough Sparkle 27th - 29th November

The programme for the venue’s Christmas themed shopping and entertainment weekend includes festive stalls selling luxury Christmas gifts, delicious food and drink, a synthetic ice rink for a fun skating experience, festive musical performances from a variety of choirs and bands, illuminated fairground rides and the Yorkshire Coast Radio roadshow; who will add to the joyful atmosphere by providing music and many competitions and prize giveaways to local attractions and experiences. 

Entry to the event is free although charges will apply for the illuminated fairground rides and ice skating.

The Ice Skating will be £5 per person (including boot hire) for a 20 minutes session on the floodlit rink. Organisers recommend pre-booking to guarantee a skating session by calling Scarborough Open Theatre box office on 01723 818111. Lines are open daily between 11am and 4pm.

The weekend’s entertainment will start at 5.30pm on the Friday with a Moonlight and Song Parade across the road in Peasholm Park. The parade is open to everybody to join and participants in the parade are invited to the Open Air Theatre afterwards to join in with the start of the weekend’s festivities. The Mayor of the Scarborough Borough Council will officially open the event at 6pm on Friday.

Two free Scarborough Sparkle Shoreline Suncruiser buses will be in operation to take people to the event. They will operate from Eastfield to Peasholm via various locations, including Falsgrave and Scarborough town centre.

Scarborough Sparkle - Open Air Theatre
Scarborough Sparkle - Open Air Theatre