An annual event at the end of November/ start of December, where the whole town becomes
part of a Victorian Christmas and incorporating the Christmas Carol Service, switching
on the Christmas Lights and the Christmas fireworks display.
2012 Victorian Street Fair - Saturday 24 November
Victorian Street Fair
Popular Day Out
Whitehead’s Victorian Street Fair has become a popular day out for visitors from
all over the province, who come to see the many Victorian type attractions, visit
the Market / Fair in the Community Centre and just wander through the streets of
this Victorian era town watching all the street attractions, such as fire eaters,
the Grinch and a Penny-farthing cyclist.
Most of the shops in town decorate themselves with a Victorian theme and the shopkeepers
and shop assistants dress in typical Victorian costume. Many of the customers and
visitors also take the opportunity to dress up in Victorian costume.
The whole town takes on a Victorian theme, with residents and visitors taking the
opportunity to dress in Victorian clothes and wander through an authentic Victorian