VIDEO: Christmas comes to Epworth with lights switch on

Thousands of folk turned out to see the Christmas season start in Epworth on Friday.

The annual lights switch on, which was carried out by pupils of Epworth County Primary School, was the culmination of an afternoon of festive fun at the town’s Imperial Hall where a Victorian style market was held.

Santa arrives at the Epworth Christmas Lights Switch On. Picture: Andrew Roe

Santa arrives at the Epworth Christmas Lights Switch On. Picture: Andrew Roe

The evening was rounded off with, of course, a visit by Santa.