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Super Saturday in St Ives – Saturday 10th December

There will be lots of children’s entertainment going on around town during the day, including street entertainers from Swamp Circus. Mr Be Show, Ice Queen, stilt fairies, and elf jugglers. There will also be carol singers, face painters and the St Ives Town Band playing. Come visit Santa in his grotto at the St Ives Library

12:30 – The Remarkable Mr Be show – Comedy and circus for all ages (30mins)

12 -1pm – Stilt fairy and glow hula hooper

1- 2pm – Ice Queen and elf juggler

2- 3pm – Stilt fairy and glow hula hooper

3pm – The Remarkable Mr Be show

3.30pm – 4.30pm Ice Queen and elf juggler

Santa’s Grotto is open from 12:00 to 16:00 in the St Ives Library

Lantern parade from 17:30pm, which will do a full circuit of the town. Starting at Royal Square, Gabriel Street, Street-An-Pol, St Andrews St, Market Place, Wharf, Fore Street, Market Place, High Street, Tregenna Place and back to Royal square. Concluding with The St Ives Town Band

Also a great opportunity to do some Christmas shopping. St Ives has a wonderful selection of shops selling locally produced and unique items.

A big thank you goes to St Ives BID who kindly sponsor St Ives in December and it’s events.

Santa is coming to town!

Wednesday 7th December – Santa will arrive on the St Ives RNLI lifeboat at 6pm.

He will then get onto his sleigh and be pulled by boys from St Ives Rugby Club, and taken around The Wharf, down Fore Street, round Market Square, up High Street, round to Tregenna Place and finally to Cafe Art in Royal Square, where he will be greeted by the Local Hero and the Mayor of St Ives. The Local Hero will then turn on the Christmas lights on Christmas tree.

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