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Mumbles Christmas

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Mumbles Christmas

Mumbles Christmas

Mumbles Traders Association By Mumbles Traders Association

To help fund the Mumbles Christmas for 2023. Its a culmination of turning the Christmas lights (trees up the main road) on and a parade.

Mumbles Delivery stage

pledged of £11,940

Sorry this project was unsuccessful, we did not reach our fundraising goal.

In its 10th Year - The biggest event in the Mumbles calendar CHRISTMAS IN MUMBLES Launching Christmas in Mumbles, turning the lights on and late night shopping. Road close at 4pm Event starts at 5pm Parade starts at White Rose 6.15pm and the Samba Band head up to the top of Newton Road to meet Santa in the RNLI boat. They come down to Ostreme Centre for lights turn on at 7pm. Lots of things going on - children's rides, stalls, music For further information or question:

What we'll deliver:

  • Christmas Trees and lights
  • Event infrastructure
  • Parade and choirs

Why it's a great idea:

Bring the community together after to Celebrate our area Mumbles during Christmas. Drive footfall to the businesses. Bring in visitors to the area restore faith in the residence and visitors that Mumbles is open for business and waiting to greet them with open arms

Steps to get it done:

  • Booking the stage
  • Booking samba band
  • Publicity and social media going live

We have no funding or grants in place at present its all voluntary donations and voluntary workers. Mumbles need the boost leading up to Christmas like all small high street and communities


Location Mumbles

About the space



City and County of Swansea Council

How will the money be spent?Total £11,940

Christmas trees and lights - £2,838 (24%)
Toilets, first aid and barriers - £1,745 (15%)
Props and snow machine - £1,390 (12%)
Samba band and acts - £1,225 (10%)
Publicity and promotion - £1,220 (10%)
Stage - £1,200 (10%)
10% contingency - £764 (6%)
Stewards - £650 (5%)
Other - £908 (8%)

Costs Breakdown

This shows how money raised for the project will be spent. These costs have been confirmed by the project's Delivery Manager and verified.

Christmas trees and lights
Toilets, first aid and barriers
Props and snow machine
Samba band and acts
Publicity and promotion
10% contingency
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  • Spacehive fees
  • Transaction fees
  • VAT


This project is enabled for overfunding. If the project hits its funding goal before the end of the campaign period, any extra funds raised will be spent (in order of priority) on:

  • Contingency for the project to protect against price fluctuation

Total £11,940

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