St Giles' Christmas Tree Festival

Venue: Cambridge The Ascension - St Giles - St Giles CB3 0AQ
31 real Christmas trees are decorated by groups, schools, organisations and shops from across our parish community. Special events take place during the festival.


Friday 30th November, 6pm, Grand opening by Councillor Jamie Dalzell and blessing of the trees, with music by Quadriga, mulled wine and mince pies

Saturday 1st December, 10.30am - 4.30pm Mini-market, refreshments and lunches,  1-4.00pm , Scandinavian Advent Wreath workshop  (charge for materials)

Sunday 2nd December, 3.30pm, Advent Carol Service with choir followed by Tea

Thursday 6th December, 2-4pm, Teas among the trees* (if you're a large group, do get in touch to pre-book a special Christmas tea)

Saturday 8th December, 2-4.30pm, Festival Finale – Christingle service with Children's Christmas Party and a visit from Father Christmas - all are welcome

Cost and booking:

Free entry. Special events may have a charge (see website)  

Contact details:

Rev'd Ank Rigelsford,, 01223 368150

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