Christmas Switch On Event

Market Weightons Annual Christmas Tree switch on event will not be taking place this year, due to the Covid 19 pandemic.

However, the town will not be without some Christmas cheer, as the High Street will still be illuminated with seasonal lighting and the Christmas Tree                               will be lit up as in past years.

Cllr Nigel Chicken - Chairman of Communication & Events

Market Weighton Town Council


We are sorry to announce that following recommendations by H.M. Government The Kiplingcotes Derby                    will not take place this year.


Winter Open Art Exhibition


Monday 20th January to Saturday 1st February

in the Town Hall

open to all artists living in East Yorkshire


Entry Details









Christmas Tree Switch On

Thursday 5th December












´╗┐Entry´╗┐ forms for the Spring Garden Competition are now available from The Post Office, Paper Shop, Doctors Surgery and also The Town Hall, 2 Linegate.
The closing date for the competition is Easter Monday 1st April and judging will take place on Thursday 4th April.
The judges would particularly like to hear from new residents who are entering their gardens for the first time.  The judges also look forward to visiting the regular gardeners to see what changes they have introduced since last year.
Entry forms for the Summer Garden Competition, which takes place in July each year, will be available end of April.  The awards for both competitions will be presented at an event to be held in the Community Hall on Friday 25th October when all the gardeners who enter can take part in a quiz accompanied by a delicious free buffet supp