Barrow Town Centre is definitely worth a visit this Christmas. With a programme of free, family-friendly events and entertainment, there’s more than meets the eye in Barrow Town Centre.
Christmas officially starts on Saturday 17th November with the Christmas Light Switch On event on the Town Square outside the Town Hall.
Barrow Town Centre then hosts a series of town centre entertainment in the streets and venues throughout the town. Find out more about Barrow Town Centre’s Christmas Entertainment programme.
With a wide range of National and Independent Shops and the largest indoor market in Cumbria, Barrow is a great place to find the perfect Christmas gift. With late night shopping and Sunday opening in the run up to Christmas, you can shop when it is convenient for you.
Eating & Drinking
Whatever time you are visiting the town, there is always a great choice of places to eat and drink. Barrow has a thriving café culture where you can pick up a quality coffee or a festive treat.
In the evening, Barrow hosts a diverse range of bars and restaurants serving food and drinks from around the World.
Parking in Barrow Town Centre
Every Friday from 23rd November till Christmas Day, Portland Walk & Whittaker Street Car Parks are FREE after 12 noon, which means you can do all your shopping on a Friday afternoon and keep your weekends free for leisure.
On all other days the Portland Walk & Whittaker Street Car Parks are FREE after 3pm
All council car parks are FREE all day on a Sunday.