Christmas Events in Aylesbury Town Centre Come and join us at our Christmas light switch on event, held on Thursday 19 November from 5.30 p.m. until 7.30 p.m. This popular event provides free family entertainment from 5.30 p.m. The lights 4 will be switched on at 7 p.m. followed by fireworks. There is also a small funfair and the opportunity to do some late night shopping until 8 p.m. Santa’s parade has become a firm family favourite, and he will be joined by all his friends as they parade through the town on Sunday 29 November from 10.45 a.m. The parade will begin in the High Street, and go around Market Square. After the parade there will be a small funfair, activities and entertainment. Looking for that special gift? Then come and browse the array of unusual present ideas on offer at the Christmas Craft and Gift fair on Sunday 6 December from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. in the historic Market Square. If you want to do some late night Christmas shopping then take advantage of free parking in AVDC owned Aylesbury town centre car parks every Thursday from 4.30 p.m. from 19 November to 24 December inclusive.