winner to sing at Burnham-On-Sea town centre Xmas event?
Burnham-On-Sea community group is making final preparations for
a new festive event in the town centre, which is set to include
live music acts, a fun fair and entertainment plus a late night
shopping evening, on Saturday 12th December.
event - called the Christmas Spectacular - is being organsied
by BEST (Burnham Events Social Team).
includes the proposed closure of the whole High Street and includes
a large family-friendly fun fair and market, with the addition
of a live music stage that may include an act from a previous
are putting in place a live stage which will showcase some great
local talent and groups," said one of the organisers, Kathy
late night shopping included in the days activities, we
wanted it to live up to the event title. We want to make it 'spectacular'
so we have been in talks with various management and music agents
and we've managed to secure an opportunity to have a former X-Factor
winner perform this year, whom we believe will make the event
artist is still in the charts and previously has had albums and
singles out in the last few years and is very well known. No one
has attempted this in Burnham before but we believe this will
be an event to remember."
have been working on the plans since March. Our plans have been
developing since last year's cancelled late night shopping event,
and we wanted to give Burnham an event it can be proud to say
was in their town."
have got in place some activities which we think will be great
for a family-friendly day out to Burnham in the run-up to Christmas."
group has worked with Burnham Chamber of Trade and the Town Centre
Manager, who has also booked the Cheddar Cheese Brass Band and
the Mudlarks Choir to perform on the day.