Festive fun arrives in Chipping Sodbury at annual Victorian Day

November 28 2017

THE Christmas season will be launched in Chipping Sodbury when the traditional Victorian Day takes place.

THE Christmas season will be launched in Chipping Sodbury when the traditional Victorian Day takes place.

Events will run from 1pm on Saturday, December 2, and continue into the evening, when Father Christmas will arrive by sleigh.

Families have been invited to welcome his arrival at 6pm in High Street, which will be closed to traffic to make it easier for people to shop, see festive performances and sample food and drink.

The event, which is free, will continue until 8pm, with shops staying open throughout the evening.

There will also be a number of market-style stalls, a snow globe and fairground rides.

With a stage set up in Broad Street, a variety of local acts will entertain the crowd throughout the day.