Santa coming to town for Leyburn Christmas Fair

Christmas lights. Photo: Dschwen.

Santa will be coming to town this weekend for Leyburn Christmas Fair.

The town will kick-start it’s Christmas celebrations with a craft fair in the Methodist Church Hall from 10.30am to 3.30pm, with Father Christmas in attendance from 11am to 3pm.

The fair, which is free to enter, will include activities for children, refreshments and a tombola.

The Dales Community Choir will perform at 2.45pm.

The town’s Christmas lights will then be switched on at 5pm.

The lights will be turned on by the winners of a competition to design a poster for the event.