It's that time of year again… Coca-Cola's Christmas truck – which has appeared in the soft drink's festive advertising campaign for the last 23 years – is set to go on tour across the UK, and chances are it will be coming to a town near you! Now in its eighth year, the tour will start on Friday 9 November and visit 14 towns and cities across the UK, before making its final stop in London on 16 December.
As well as having the opportunity to get that all-important selfie in front of the truck, visitors will be able to enjoy a 150ml can of Coca-Cola zero sugar, Diet Coke or Coca-Cola at each stop. This year, the truck tour is getting an eco-friendly update in line with the company's World Without Waste goal – a global pledge to collect and recycle a bottle or can for each one sold by the year 2030 – so you can take along any bottles or cans for recycling.
Coca-Cola's Christmas truck tour starts on 9 November
Over the last eight years, the Coca-Cola Christmas truck has travelled over 737,000 miles – the equivalent of 29 times around the world – twinkling its 8,772 fairy lights and playing the iconic 'Holidays are Coming' jingle. See how you can visit the truck with your family this Christmas with the full-list of 2018 tour dates below…
Where can I see the Coca-Cola Christmas truck tour?
- Glasgow, Silverburn Centre (G53 6AG) – 9 and 10 November
- Exeter, Princesshay (EX1 1QA) – 10 and 11 November
- Rutherglen, Tesco Extra (G73 1NY) – 11 November
- Taunton, ASDA (TA1 2AN) – 13 November
- Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tesco (NE3 2FP) – 14 November
- Morpeth, Sanderson Arcade (NE61 1NS) – 15 and 16 November
- Cardiff, Queen Street City Centre (CF10 2HQ) – 17 and 18 November
- Sheffield, Fox Valley (S36 2AB) – 17 and 18 November
- Swansea, Tesco (SA7 9RD) – 21 November
- Leeds, Asda Pudsey (LS28 6AR) – 21 November
- Gainsborough, Marshalls Yard (DN21 2NA) – 24 and 25 November
- Bristol, The Mall at Cribbs Causeway (BS34 5DG) – 24 and 25 November
- Manchester, ASDA Eastlands (M11 4BD) – 28 November
- Donacaster, Lakeside Village Shopping Outlet (DN4 5PJ) – 1 and 2 December
- Bournemouth, Pier Approach (BH2 5AA) – 1 and 2 December
- Peterborough, Serpentine Green (PE7 8BE) – 4 and 5 December
- Nottingham, Victoria Retail Park (NG4 2PE) – 6 and 7 December
- London, Jingle Bell Ball (SE10 0DX) – 8 and 9 December
- Queensferry, ASDA (CH5 1TP) – 11 December
- Watford, ASDA (WD24 7RT) – 11 December
- Borehamwood, Tesco (WD6 1JG) – 12 December
- Sutton Coldfield, Tesco (B73 6RB) – 13 December
- Birmingham, East Side Green (B5 5JY) – 15 and 16 December
- Croydon, Valley Retail & Leisure Park (CR0 4JY) – 15 and 16 December
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