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Illuminating York

Illuminating York  #illuminatingyork

Illuminating York celebrates the transformative power of light and will take place Weds 26 October – Sat 29 October 2016, between 6pm and 10pm.

In 2016, the festival invites you to explore and discover the city through the imagination of artists, using the medium of light in all its forms. This year the festival will open up some of York’s most famous, most interesting and intriguing buildings by night, to experience them in a completely new way. Outdoors, buildings, spaces and places will host installations using light and projection.

The Festival Fringe, which sees attractions and businesses open after dark, complements and enhances the festival in new ways and you can also spot our bunny lights in York’s shop windows along the way.

Find out more and buy tickets here.


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Download the 2016 Illuminating York guide