In Christmas

With the holiday season upon us, all of us at BCP Tourism would like to kick-start this special time of year with our 12 days of Christmas blog! Every two days, we will be releasing a blog specifically designed to give you ideas and inspiration on what to do in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole over the festive period. Introducing blog number two...

Poole has been transformed into a winter wonderland with the arrival of Christmas lights and festive cheer aplenty. Celebrate Christmas in Poole with Christmas events, pantomime fun, pop-up bars and Christmas lights, stalls and Christmas activities. We have a whole host of fun for everyone this December!

City Cruises Christmas Lights Cruise

Enjoy a festive Cruise with City Cruises as we celebrate the Poole Christmas Maritime Light Festival on the water. Throughout this magical Christmas festival they will be running daily 30 minute long boat trip's every evening upon our magical lighten up boats. Worried about it being too cold? Fear not! City Cruises will have hot chocolate stations on hand to so you can have a delicious beverage to keep you warm while you are aboard.

Poole’s Choirs at Christmas                                

Music will fill the frosty air in Poole this December as we enjoy live performances on the High Street of Poole’s Choirs at Christmas sponsored by Poole BID and Absolute Music. Performances will be dotted around the town, adding extra sparkle to the dazzling Christmas lights in Poole this year.

Poole’s New Year’s Day Bath Race & Classic Cars on the Quay

Come to Poole Quay and enjoy the new year craziness that is Poole's Charity Bath Tub Race! Bring your home-made craft to race along Poole Quay on New Year's Day. What better way to clear the head and raise money for charity! Also see up to 100 classic vehicles (pre 2001) on display along the Ouay and let your small children enjoy the toddler rides.

Poole Maritime Light Festival 

Poole is host to Poole Christmas Maritime Light Festival, a brand-new free attraction which celebrates Poole’s rich nautical heritage and features a spectacular trail of maritime-themed lights that sees the gateways to Poole including The Twin Sails Bridge and The Lighthouse, lit up. The light festival is open throughout the season from 19 November 2022 - 2 January 2023.

Cinderella at The Lighthouse, Poole’s Centre for the Arts

You shall go to the ball as the classic rags to riches fairy-tale comes to life. Packed with traditional pantomime fun, Cinderella has plenty of songs, laughter and more magic and sparkle than you can shake a wand at.  The clock has started ticking.   Book your tickets today for this fast-paced, fabulous fairy tale of a ride.

We have so much more going on in Poole, browse our what's on for more information.

Don't forget to come back to our blogs in two days time to find out where to Eat, Drink and be Merry this Christmas in Poole.




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