Pantomime - Beauty & The Beast 

beauty and the beastSaturday 15 December, West Park Leisure Centre
Two performances 2pm & 4pm

A magical story of a young girl named Belle, pursued by Prince Anton for her hand in marriage and yet she longs for more. Upon discovering the Beast, she slowly falls in love with the man inside and thus begins the greatest love story ever told.

Tickets on sale now!  Adult £6.50, Child £5.50, Family £22.00 (2 adults and up to 2 children) 
1 hour show with 15 minute interval


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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