On 7 December 2003, the Northern Lights Chorus, supported by the Canadian Staff Band of the Salvation Army (Bandmaster Kevin Hayward) and other performers, presented their first annual Christmas concert.
For the 25th consecutive year, the Reading Central Corps of the Salvation Army organized a Civic Carol Concert. The two performances, held on 29 November 2003 at the The Hexagon, had a combined audience of over 2,500.
On 21 December 2003, the Swansea Citadel Band (Bandmaster Chris Smith), Songsters (choir), and Singing Company (youth choir) presented their 18th annual Carol Concert.
The Gloucester Band (Bandmaster Clifford Matthews) performed numerous times during the Christmas season. Two noteworthy events this year included a concert at the Redmarley Church and an annual concert for the benefit of the Meningitis Trust.
The National Capital Band, under the direction of Bandmaster Lars-Otto Ljungholm, opened the Christmas season with two annual engagements, 1 – 2 December 2001.