For a magical, thrilling, uplifting Christmas time experience visit our 2017 Christmas Tree Festival at Bakewell Parish Church. 

The festival will run from Friday 8th December to Sunday 17th December 2017, with the 'Opening of the Trees' on Thursday 7th at 19:00 and the 'Closing' during the Carol Service on the 17th at 18:00.

Opening Times for the festival are from 9:30am - 4:00pm Daily (Sunday 1:30pm -4:00pm) with a late night opening on Tuesday 12th December with mulled wine and nibbles. 

The Open Door Cafe will be open for light lunches and refreshments during the Tree Festival from 11am - 4:00pm daily (Sunday 1:30pm - 4:00pm)


During the festival there will be a range of musical contributions happening in church

Friday, 8 December
11am-1pm  Neil Clarke  - organ
2pm-4pm  Stephen Hunt – organ and piano
Saturday, 9 December
11am-12noon   Alyse Ross – vocal
2pm-3pm    Choir ladies
Monday  11, December
10.30am -11.30am  Bakewell  C of E Infants School
1pm – 2pm Judith Taylor – vocal
Tuesday, 12 December
10.30am – 11.30am  Bakewell Methodist Junior School
2.30pm – 4pm  Lady Manners School
Wednesday, 13 December
Lady Manners school setting up and rehearsing for their carol service
Thursday, 14 December
11am – 1pm  Neil Clarke  -  organ
2pm – 3pm  S Anselm’s carol service rehearsal
Friday, 15 December
11am – 12noon Judith Taylor  -  vocal
1pm- 2pm  Sue Clark and David Winder  -  piano duets
2pm – 3pm Stephen Hunt -  organ and piano
Saturday, 16 December
1pm – 3pm  Neil Clarke  -  organ