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Latest updates and news from Light Up Lancaster and our partners, sponsors and supporters.

  • Please let us know what you thought...

    Sadly, Light Up Lancaster is over for 2015. If you came along on Friday or Saturday (or both) please do take a few minutes to fill in our survey and let us know what you thought of the festival. Many thanks!

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  • Saturday's events...

    Well, the amazing events and illuminations in Lancaster city centre might have finished but Light Up Lancaster hasn’t! Join us tomorrow for the spectacular fireworks display, with fireworks launched from Lancaster Castle at 8pm. There will be plenty of room to view from our official viewing areas at Salt Ayre Sports Centre, Williamson Park and the Millennium Bridge. During ...

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  • Light Up Lancaster starts tonight!

    This magical festival of light, art and fireworks begins tonight at 6pm… The musicians, dancers and performers have been busy rehearsing, the artists have been putting the finishing touches to their creations, the technicians have been making sure all the fantastic lighting and sound effects are ready to go…   We’re all set to welcome you to Light Up ...

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  • Prizes for Pampered Pooch and People Parlour

    Our wonderful prizes have now been confirmed for the PAMPERED POOCH AND PEOPLE PARLOUR! Many thanks to the businesses who have kindly donated the prizes. So don’t forget to bring your illuminated pooches, prams, bodies and bikes to be photographed at our fabulous posing parlour. Let your creativity flow and come along dressed to dazzle on the night. Our ...

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  • Have you entered our Facebook competition?

    WIN DINNER FOR TWO WITH WINE AT QUITE SIMPLY FRENCH ON NOVEMBER 6TH 2015 Robert Mason from Quite Simply French has very kindly offered us this great prize in support of Light Up Lancaster 2015. To enter please LIKE our facebook page and you’ll be entered into our prize draw. Terms and Conditions: This prize is for two people for dinner ...

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  • Be a part of 'Firey Lights'

    More Music are creating a show for Light Up Lancaster at Lancaster Castle on 6 November and you can be a part of it! Firey Lights is an exciting new performance produced by Pete Moser and Ben McCabe which will run as a continuous show from 6pm-9.30. We’re looking for singers, guitarists, wind players and percussionists to join ensembles in ...

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  • Wearable Art Workshops (24th Oct and 3rd Nov)

    Come along and learn how to make your own wearable art so that you too can shine bright for Light Up Lancaster. Join artist Katie Duxbury for a free session, making light reflective wearable decorations. Then wear your creations with pride during Light Up  Lancaster. Come along to our special Pamper Parlour in Market Square on the evening of 6 November ...

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