There is so much going on in Windsor this Winter here’s a list of the best events to add to your diaries.
Firstly the Windsor Contemporary Art Fair which is taking place at the Windsor Racecourse on 12th and 13th November. Here you can expect to see a wonderful range of artwork including paintings, photography and sculpture from both well established artists and new talents. Pieces start from just £40 so it’s the perfect place to kick start your Christmas shopping.
On Saturday19th November you can make your way to Windsor Town Centre to watch the switching on of the Christmas Lights. The festivities start with a traditional handmade lantern procession followed by live music on the main stage in front of the Castle. This year the lights are to be switched on by the stars of the Theatre Royal’s magnificent pantomime, Sleeping Beauty. The production of Sleeping Beauty runs from 7th December until closing night on the 7th January and stars Tony Christie and Brit Ekland. Tickets are now on sale.
You can also take the children for a truly magical Christmas experience on the 3rd of December when Santa will be visiting complete with sleigh and real-live Reindeer! Enjoy the marching band while the children have their photo taken with Santa.
Finally, Alexander Gardens will once again be transformed into a Winter Wonderland this year with the arrival of the Christmas Ice Rink on 10th December until 2nd January. A gentle skate around this beautiful park is the perfect way to end a day of Christmas shopping in fabulous Windsor.