Illuminations around the Country

Find out where the dark nights will be illuminated near you.

Gloucestershire floods
An event in Matlock Bath, UK that has a parade of novelty illuminated boats on the river.

Matlock Bath Illuminations in Derbyshire  runs every weekend from 12th September- 31st October on the River Derwent, and features a beautiful parade of illuminated boats. 


Around Somerset you can see spectacular processions of brightly-lit floats on 3rd, 10th and 17th October.

Hollywood director Tim Burton opened the famous Blackpool Illuminations this year. They will be running throughout the month, right into November. 


And don’t miss the British Musical Fireworks Championship in Southport. Three nights of pyrotechnic championships on 2nd, 3rd and 4th October to leave you dazzled.