Llanelli Christmas Carnival and official Christmas Light Switch-on is Carmarthenshire's largest community event and great fun for all the family.
15,000 people celebrate the start of the Christmas period with a huge carnival parade from Festival Fields out by the Coleg Sir Gar right into the town centre, entertainment, stalls, refreshments, aerial fireworks display, large funfair and switching on of the lights.
At 4pm there will be live entertainment and music begins
During the day you can expect: -
The Carnival Route
Road closures will affect the town centre from 12pm starting with the closure of Cowell Street, followed by other town centre roads from 5.30pm. Church Street, Town Hall Square and adjoining side streets will close to traffic at around 5.45pm, ahead of the carnival procession.
A rolling road block will be in place along the carnival route from 6.15pm, affecting the route into the town centre from Pwll, through the town centre, along Queen Victoria Road, Erw Road and Waunlanyrafon.
Traffic may be affected until around 8pm. Llanelli’s multi-storey car park will be open until 10pm.
4pm until 9pm