About the event

The walk is 3.5km (2.1 miles) long. Along the illuminated trail participants will discover various illuminated installations and numerous performance elements. There is a festival bar and refreshments area 30 minutes along the trail and additional bars in Lynmouth. There are numerous pubs and cafes in the two towns.

The event will take approximately 3 hours of which one hour is walking time and two hours 'dwell' time to watch the performances and view the installations.

A courtesy shuttle bus will collect participants from Lynmouth at the end of the trail and return them to the various car parks.

Please do not bring your dog. The hills in the Valley of Rocks are occupied by wild goats, grazing sheep and wild Exmoor ponies.

Lightfest is a spectacular festival of light surrounding an illuminated evening or night time walk.

Witness the dramatic landscapes and picturesque towns all transformed with beautiful light. Discover a trail of ten thousand lanterns and lights. Join the celebration with live music and dance.

Search out 20 intriguing light installations combining art, video, sculpture, music, live performance, sound effects and most importantly light.

Don't miss the dancing fire organ or the sanctuary of light created with 5000 candles!