Bargoed Music and Light Lantern Parade – CANCELLED

December 9, 2023 5:00pm - December 9 2023, 6:00pm

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Celebrate Christmas and help close out our 2023 events programme in style with the BRAND NEW Music and Light Lantern Parade in Bargoed Town Centre on Saturday 9th December – alongside the Bargoed Winter Food & Craft Fair!

The parade is free to enter and will take place from 5pm. This event is jointly funded by Caerphilly County Borough Council and Bargoed Town Council, and organised by Caerphilly County Borough Council.

Be sure to come along to our FREE Bargoed Lantern-Making Workshops in St Gwladys’ Church Hall on Saturday 25th November and Saturday 2nd December and make your own luxurious lanterns in preparation for the parade!
(Please note: attending the workshops is NOT a requirement to take part in the parade.)

Parade Map

The Music and Light Lantern Parade will start in the Emporium car park, before making its way through Bargoed high street, and finishing at Hanbury Square!

Important Notice to Residents and Retailers

Click the images below to see a full copy of the Residents and Retailers’ Notice.














Levelling Up

This project is part-funded by the UK Government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund.

The UK Shared Prosperity Fund is a central pillar of the UK government’s Levelling Up agenda and provides £2.6 billion of funding for local investment by March 2025. The Fund aims to improve pride in place and increase life chances across the UK investing in communities and place, supporting local business, and people and skills. For more information, visit

Essential information

Bargoed Town Centre
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