Light Night

Light Night is a free event for all to enjoy, which encapsulates the true spirit of the festive season: family and the community.

Light Night

About Light Night

18th November 2018
3pm
Edinburgh New Town
This is a free event
Event organiser/part of Edinburghs Christmas
Visit the event website here

Light Night is a free event for all to enjoy, which encapsulates the true spirit of the festive season: family and the community. Choirs from across Scotland will perform in front of an expected audience of around 20,000 people, once again hosted by Forth One DJ Arlene Stuart!

The Christmas Tree on the Mound, a gift to the City of Edinburgh Council from Hordaland County Council in Norway, will be lit as part of the Light Night switch-on.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Light Night are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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