Festive Marquee Bar and Stage

Opens for 12 days from 10th – 24th December

Mon to Wed – 11am to 5pm.

Thur to Sat – 10am to 7pm.

Sun – 10am to 5pm.

Xmas Eve – 10am to 4pm.


Warm up with festive cheer and have a tipple in the magnificent marquee bar on Victoria Square.

The spacious covered area is the place for people to meet, eat, drink and be merry, with hot and cold food and drinks, with a great programme of live music from over 40 local artists and even some of Bolton’s local schools getting in the act with traditional carol singing it will warm hands and hearts.
There’s plenty of seating and entertainment on the stage so come in have a chin wag, warm up and chill out.

Wednesday 15th
12pm Brass Unlimited 

Thursday 16th
1.30pm Gaskell Primary
3.30pm Lucas Bernard 
4.30pm Will Edgar
5pm Marc Whinstanley & Kiki 

Friday 17th
2pm Oxford Grove Vocal Group 

3pm Pete McDonna
3.45pm Luke McColl
4.45 till 5.30pm Secret Lemonade Factory


Saturday 18th
12pm Luke McColl 
1pm Ryan Jarvis 
1.45pm Lucas Bernard
3pm Holly Jenkinson 
3.45pm Rachael Green 
4.30 – 5.30pm John Foster (The Jade Assembly Acoustic set) 

Sunday 19th
12 – 1.45pm Luke McColl 
2pm Steve Walton 
3pm Steve Walton 

Wednesday 22nd
12pm Kallea

1pm Ryan Jarvis
2pm Ste Leech
3pm Lucas Bernard
4pm Will Edgar


Thursday 23rd
1pm Bolton Youth Brass Band 
2pm Luke McColl 
3pm Luke McColl
4pm Tommy Govan 
5pm James Mason 
6pm Zoe Unsworth 

Friday 24th
12pm Luke McColl 
1pm Pete McDonna 
2pm Charlotte Mary 
3pm B.U.G (Bolton ukulele Group)