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  • Festival Programme Available

    The official programme for this year’s Light Up Lancaster can be viewed on our Visitor Info page. Printed copies will be available for a small donation from the 30 October from Lancaster Visitor Information Centre or from one of our many volunteers on the night. Donations will go towards future festivals.

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  • Light Up Lancaster Fringe Events!

    There are lots of exciting things taking place in the week leading up to the festival – here are just some of them!     Lancaster Walks, Talks and Tours, led by experienced tour guide Gregory Wright, have created some exciting themed tours of Lancaster for the festival week. Tours depart from Lancaster Castle’s main entrance – the John O’Gaunt ...

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  • Be a part of Litfest's 'A Rat's Tale'

    Would you like to be part of an exciting event in this year’s Light Up Lancaster? Litfest are looking for volunteers to help us create a fun, family-friendly atmosphere in our installation in the library and on our walkabout event. If you would like to take part and are free on the evenings of 3rd/4th Nov (either one ...

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  • Singers Needed!

    BE PART OF LIGHT UP LANCASTER 2017 This year, we are working with ‘imitating the dog’, theatre and projection specialists, and composer James Hamilton to make a beautiful new piece of work called TRESPASS at Lancaster Castle.   We are looking for local people to take part. They will be joining other groups to form a large choir to perform, live ...

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  • Volunteers needed!

    We’re looking for enthusiastic and personable people to volunteer to steward and sell merchandise for the 2017 event and future events! We’d love you to come and work with us at Light Up Lancaster! Please see the poster below or email kroe@dukes-lancaster.org for more details and an application form. Deadline 16th October.

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  • Fireworks Wristbands now available

    Wristbands for the fireworks display on Saturday evening are now available from our Tickets page    

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