Ok, so they've changed the film they are advertising, but the 12 days of Christmas lights are exactly the same as last year. Not just similar, identical. Totally unimpressed.
Regent Street Christmas Lights 2013
Until Mon Jan 6
© Alex Lentati
Time Out says
Posted: Wed Oct 16 2013
The Regent Street Christmas lights for 2013 are themed around DreamWorks' new time-travelling comedy adventure 'Mr Peabody and Sherman'.
Actor Ty Burrell from 'Modern Family', who voices Mr Peabody, and the film's director Rob Minkoff shared the honour of flicking the switch this year.
For more Christmas lights, see our feature.
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Good fun. Emma and Mel sounded great, as did all the guests. The fireworks and lights were spectacular when they eventually worked! Its always a shame though that only the first few rows get to see anything.......build the stage higher next year!
Got there at 6:30 and we couldn't even get through the barriers! There was a HUGE amount of space left with only a select few being able to pass. Absolute waste of time and a MASSIVE disappointment! (N) Also the "fireworks' were little more than party poppers and the screens on which you watch the show on were too small and the sound was almost muted! Never bothering to go there again.
So disappointed with this event! Me and my partner took time off work to spend the day in London to watch the Christmas lights switch on for the first time, we we're shopping around London for most of the day and 2 hours before the switch on we headed to regent street and we were told from all of the stewards exit only! They were not allowing any more people in and had blocked off every entrance to regent street! So we had no choice but to go home very disappointed along with a lot of other people. It was not organised well at all as all the stewards we're telling different people different entrances and it turned out all of them we're exit only.
Was a great day out and a very special event. My little nephew saw his his first christmas lights was magical. Thank you!
Love this day!!! We are local and enjoy Christmas in London!!! Always inviting friends from abroad, Enjoying together!!!
This will be our first Christmas together as a single family and we can forget things for a few hours to watch the beautiful lights and show -all for free. Great information
Amazing! Just moved to London and all the house are gonna be enjoying this - thanks for the info, very well written :)
This sounds like the perfect start for my girl friend her 13 year old daughter my 10 year old daughter and my self to start our first Christmas together as a family and for me to ask her to marry me , as we all have never been to see the Christmas lights in London and will be a day to remember
Looks like fun. Good article. I'm visiting from NY this weekend and will check it out. Im often in London, so would love to win the theater points!
most info so far been looking for lots of things to do but so hard to find good solid bits of info. so thanks alot as this really helped plan my weekend
hard to find interesting things to do for free great to promote community events i usually go to the firework display for new years eve and love the community spirit well done its good to be informed