Events brought to you this November by Rotherham Borough Council

by | 28 October 2023 | Community Event, Rotherham

Clifton Park Bonfire and Firework Display

Saturday 4th November

Bonfire lit at 6.45pm, Fireworks at 7.30pm, Fair 4.00pm until 9.00pm

Rotherham Remembrance Parade

Clifton Park
Sunday 12th November

Setting off from the Garden Building at 10.35am, the Parade will make its way down to the Cenotaph for a Service and Wreath Laying.

Rotherham Christmas Lights Switch-on

Rotherham Town Centre
Saturday 18th November, 3.00pm until 6.00pm

The festive fun returns for this year’s Christmas Lights Switch-On, brought to you by Rotherham Borough Council and hosted by Rotherham Radio.

The entertainment starts at 3.00pm with a programme of music in Market Square including the incredible Sheffield Community Choir, DJ Kavita and authentic eight-piece Ska band The Superskas. Magical live music, movement and lighting spectacular Spark! will transform Rotherham Town Centre with light and sound throughout the event.

On the streets, MarkMark Productions will bring their crowd pleasing A Christmas Carriage walkabout show, and Kitsch & Sync Collective return with Oh Deer. As well as all the entertainment, there will be a gift and outdoor market on Effingham Street for those wishing to pick up a few Christmas presents, family friendly drop-in activities and workshops around Minster Gardens, and you can find fairground rides at Effingham Square.

Young musicians from Rotherham Borough will showcase their talents at the side of the Christmas tree in All Saints’ Square, before the countdown begins to the big switch-on with the Mayor of Rotherham , Councillor Robert Taylor, at 6.00pm. Follow RMBCEvents on Facebook for updates.

Museum of the Moon

Rotherham Minster
Saturday 18th to Thursday 30th November

Touring artwork Museum of the Moon by artist Luke Jerram will be installed in Rotherham Minster, brought to you by Flux Rotherham in partnership with the Rotherham Minster team. For more details on how to book, please go to