Christmas Tree Light Switch On Event 2012
On Friday November 23rd the town came together on the square to take part in the switching on of the Christmas Tree lights. Hundreds turned out to the event which had a performance by a choir formed by Meadowdale Primary school and the Market Harborough C of E primary school. The Market Harborough Youth Theatre and The Market Harborough Ukelele group also performed on the night. The turning on of the lights was performed by 9 year old Sam Canham and 10 year old Elliot Crocker who won a competition to switch on the lights organised by the Market Harborough Building Society. There was also an appearance from the two Olympic torch bearers.