The lights are officially switched on! See how the night unfolded with help from the likes of Leddra Chapman, Sons Of Pitches, Jaki Graham and Sam Bailey
Getting a good spot early in the day
Members of the event team stop to strike a pose early on
Many of the younger visitors to the Light Switch On got a good seat in time to See CBeebies' Mr Bloom sing with the Veggies!
Darren and Carlos get to meet Miss Ammonia Goodbody from Southport Little Theatre's production of Sleeping Beauty
Santa lets the Smooth Team know if they've been naughty or nice
Backstage and surrounded by stage smoke with the beautiful singer songwriter Leddra Chapman
The award winning vocal group wowed the crowds
The songs we heard from Sons Of Pitches were sensational - ones to watch in 2016
The Smooth team meet Caitlin Allen backstage - she's the well-deserved winner of the Sefton CVS Shining Stars Award
Our headline act didn't disappoint - Sam stole the show and gave an amazing finale
Five seconds to go...
The lights are officially switched on!
Thousands of people lined Lord Street for the main event
The evening ended with a great singalong
The crowds and performers dance to Mariah Carey's All I Want for Christmas Is You
Thankyou to EVERYONE who joined Darren, Carlos and Jo for a night to remember