Festive events at Princesshay

Join us for our Christmas lights switch-on, an acrobatic display by Arco and a breathtaking drumming performance this November and December…



Christmas lights switch-on 

The annual Christmas lights switch-on will officially kick-start Princesshay’s late night shopping evenings on Thursday 16th November in Princesshay Square. Expect Christmas carols, live music and festive entertainment from 4pm – 7.30pm. You’ll also be able to meet Princesshay’s very own polar bears, Hope and Clarence.



Enjoy a spectacular 15 minute display of acrobatics performed from a 12m high inflated arch by the talented team, Arco. Show times are at 5pm, 6pm and 7pm on Thursday 30th November in Princesshay Square.


‘Spark!’ is a mesmerising thirty minute performance that combines high impact drumming with kaleidoscopic lighting. Shoppers can expect three separate shows at 5pm, 6pm and 7pm on Thursday 7th December starting in Princesshay Square.