Light Night 2013: Introduction
Light Night returns to Nottingham on Friday, February 8 with some exciting new entertainment, installations and the return of some family favourites.
Light Night transforms the city and truly brings it to life after dark with a blend of entertainment suitable for all ages. Many activities are unique to Light Night so don’t miss your chance to explore, experience and see the city in a new perspective. Whatever your tastes, there’s bound to be something to entertain you and your family. Light Night gives Nottingham a real buzz with lots happening indoors and outdoors and special offers in restaurants and other venues.
This year’s highlight will be Elemental Force, a projected animated performance using Nottingham Castle as a backdrop. This spectacular is brought to Nottingham by The Arts Council East Midlands and Experience Nottinghamshire. For one night only Nottingham Castle plays host to a celebration of history in the form, of a feast of film light sound and fire.
Tickets are free on a first come first served basis and printed tickets are available from Nottingham Tourism Centre, with a maximum of four ticket for each person. To obtain tickets online please visit http://elemental-force-nottingham.eventbrite.co.uk/
There’s lots to do with poetry performed by the Do or Die Poets, new films and building illuminations by Nottingham Trent University students. Or you could visit the New Art Exchange in Hyson Green for a Light Night workshop where you can make fashionable and funky accessories from everyday materials. City centre churches St Nicholas’, St Peter’s, St Andrew’s and St Mary’s play host to a variety of activities.
Please see the Light Night pages for the full list of events, which start at 4pm, what is happening where and when and where you can get tickets if necessary. Alternatively, if you or your business would like to participate in Light Night, please call 0115 915 8604.
To enjoy Light Night you can also take advantage of the special offers that are available from VIP In Nottingham.