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This is Rochdale

Located in the North West, between Manchester and the beautiful Yorkshire countryside, there's more to Rochdale than you think.

Bonfires and firework displays

Christmas lights switch on

Saturday 22 November 2014

Join X Factor star Danny Dearden plus a host of special guests for a parade, big switch on and fabulous fireworks display in Rochdale town centre from 3.30pm.

Santa with his reindeer in Rochdale

See Santa and his reindeers

Saturday 6 December 2014

Bring your children to Rochdale town centre to see Santa and his reindeers! A festive day of fun for all the family.

Rochdale Borough is always brimming with family fun and festivals! Look at our full list of events.