For a magical, thrilling, uplifting Christmas time experience visit our 2019 Christmas Tree Festival at Bakewell Parish Church. 

The festival will run from Friday 13th December to Sunday 22nd December, with the 'Opening of the Trees' on Thursday 12th at 7pm and the 'Closing' during the Carol Service on the 22nd at 6pm.

Opening Times for the festival are from 10am - 5pm on Mondays - Saturdays and 12.30pm - 5pm on Sundays with a late night opening (until 7.30pm) on Thursday 19th December with mulled wine and mince pies.  

The Open Door Cafe will be open for light lunches and refreshments during the Tree Festival from 10.30am - 4:00pm Mondays - Saturdays (Sunday 1:00pm - 4:00pm)


Sunday 1 December 
6pm - Advent Carol Service
 Thursday 5 December 
2.30pm - St Anselm's School Nativity
Wednesday 11 December 
7pm - Lady Manners School 9 Lessons and Carols
Thursday 12 December 
3.30pm - St Anselm's School Carol Service
7pm - Christmas Tree Festival Opening Service
Saturday 14 December
7.30pm - Bakewell Choral Society Carol Concert
Sunday 15 December 
6pm - Taize Service
Monday 16 December
6pm - Infant and Juniors' Christingle
8pm - Bakewell & District Community Choir Concert
Thursday 19 December
Please note church will be closed 10.00am-11.30am for a funeral
5 - 7.30pm - Late Night Opening for the Tree Festival, with mulled wine and mince pies
Friday 20 December
7.30pm - Breeze and Wilson Concert
Saturday 21 December
2pm - Town Nativity & Blessing of the Town Crib at 3.15pm
Sunday 22 December
6pm - Community Carol Service and Closing Service