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Making Magical Memories 2019

November 15, 2019
Newmarket High Street
Is it too early to start talking about Christmas?
For one night only – our Making Magical Memories Christmas event is back for 2019! We have a fantastic evening lined up for you on Friday 15th November from 5:00pm with special guest star from stage and screen Ray Quinn! We hope you’ll be as excited as we are.

Christmas Light Switch on with Ray Quinn


Ray Quinn, 2006 X factor runner up and winner of ITV’s Dancing On Ice as well as having success as a recording artist and in the West End. Ray will be joining us in Newmarket to switch on our Christmas Lights. As well as this, he will be giving us a fantastic performance from 7:15pm till 8:00pm.

Ray is also about to release his new album and we look forward to hearing from of his new tracks on the night.





Everyone loves a fun fair! At the Making Magical Memories Christmas event, this will be on the High Street.

There is guaranteed to be something for all of the family!

The fairground will be open from 5:00pm and will close at 9:00pm.


Late Night Shopping


For all of the late night shoppers – late night shopping will take place on Friday 15th November till 9:00pm.


Participating stores will be taking part in late night shopping. Check back on our page and our Social Media platforms to find out where you can shop till you drop.

Music and Entertainment


There will be plenty of entertainment on the go at our Making Magical Memories Christmas event. Acts will include Frankensteins Lobster, Adam Thomas, Jacen Bruce and of course the one and only Ray Quinn who will of course be switching on our Christmas Lights this year.

Our stage will be, as last year, at the top of Newmarket High Street and everyone is welcome to come along and get included with the festivities. Music and Entertainment will begin at 5:00pm and will continue throughout the evening.



Nutcracker Trail


We will also be running our infamous Nutcrack Trail. Families will be able to find clues around the town and complete the nutcracker trail booklets and enter a competition to win a cash prize. Also, re-introducing the nutcracker selfie – take a picture with one of our nutcrackers tagging @lovenewmarket and using the hashtag #nktnutcracker and one person will win a £50 price.
There will also be awards for children at local schools, music, entertainment and fun – we look forward to Making Magical Memories with you in 2019.



We’d like to thank our sponsors for this years’ Making Magical Memories Christmas event:


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