Pantomime - Peter Pan Saturday 17 December - West Park

Panto peter panTick tock . . . it’s Peter Pan Erewash Borough Council will host the all-time favourite Peter Pan panto at Long Eaton’s West Park Leisure Centre this December - a magical family treat in the lead up to Christmas. Due to the huge popularity and the sell out last year, this year there will be two performances - 2pm & 4pm on Saturday 17 December.  Featuring all your favourite characters, Peter Pan and the Pirates of Neverland promises stunning costumes, rousing songs and dances, spectacular scenery and lots of panto comedy to entertain everyone. Tickets are £5.50 children, £6.50 adults or a £22 family ticket (2 adults and 2 children). Available from West Park Leisure Centre, Wilsthorpe Road, Long Eaton.


Christmas Lights Switch On Events

reindeerChristmas Light Switch On events are held every year in both Long Eaton and Ilkeston Town Centres.  Wonderful family music and entertainment, traditional bands, family funfair, street entertainers, market, a magical lantern procession as part of the Erewash Festival of Light programme...and of course a visit from Santa himself.

  • Long Eaton Market Place - Thursday 29 November 2018
  • Ilkeston Market Place - Friday 30 November 2018






Countdown to Christmas


Erewash Borough Council is looking for local entertainers who would like to perform at our popular Christmas lights switch on events, in Long Eaton and Ilkeston

If you feel you have something special to offer the borough's biggest festive celebration. Individuals, local clubs, schools or voluntary organisations interested in taking part, should contact Helena Richardson on 0115 9072244 ext 3036 or email:

Erewash Borough Council

Erewash Borough Council, Town Hall, Wharncliffe Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 5RP
0115 907 2244
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