As the mad dash for present buying starts, shoppers will be pleased to discover that free parking will be available in the city over the Christmas period.Advertisement
A number of city car parks will drop their charges on certain days and nights, helping your shopping experience to be a little more stress-free.
Check out our list below to find out where you can park for free and at what times:
Market Hall Car Park
Saturday 24 November from 3pm for the Christmas Concert and Switch On.
Thursday 29 November from 5pm.
Sunday 2 December from 3pm.
Thursday 6 December from 5pm.
Sunday 9 December from 3pm.
Thursday 13 December from 5pm.
Sunday 16 December from 3pm.
Thursday 20 December from 5pm,
Sunday 23 December from 3pm.
Monday 24 December from 1pm.
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Arthur Street Car Park, near County Hall
Every Saturday and Sunday from Saturday 24 November (Light Switch On).
Saturday 22 December – Wednesday 26 December from 8am – 10pm.
Saturday 29 December – Tuesday 1 January 2019 from 8am – 10pm.
University of Central Lancashire, Fylde 2 car park (PR1 2ED)
Free parking from 6pm – 9pm Monday – Friday from Monday 26 November – Friday 21 December.
University of Central Lancashire, Whitendale car park (PR1 7BG)
Free parking on Saturdays until 7pm and Sundays until 6pm.
University of Central Lancashire, Victoria 2 car park (PR1 7AY)
Free parking on Saturdays until 7pm and Sundays until 6pm, Christmas Eve on Monday 24 December – Wednesday 2 January until 7pm (excluding Christmas Day).
Where do you normally park in the city centre? Let us know in the comments below