Skip to content
What's On

Festival of Light

28 October 2021
From 18:00 to 21:30

Following the huge success of our first Festival of light event in 2019 we are delighted to announce the details for this year.

As it gets dark we’ll be lighting up the Pigeon Tower and Italian lake area as well as installing a range of temporary surprises to create a magical spectacle.

We’ll have live music, lights and lasers, as well as a fully licensed bar provided for us by the fantastic Northern Monkey Brewery and a delicious range of hot food, desserts and treats.

This is a great family activity, and there will be no fireworks – no nasty bangs and whizzes!

The Event will run from 6.00pm – 9.30pm

This event is strictly ticket only, it will be dark and we need to control numbers for safety.

Please note this event takes place around the Italian lake, many of the paths include steps and uneven surfaces. If you are concerned about accessibility please email to arrange to speak to a member of the Rivington Team for advice BEFORE booking your tickets.

The weather in October can be challenging so dress appropriately and bring a torch for the journey home.

On this occasion, for safety, this event is limited to assistance dogs only.

Your booking confirmation is your ticket. We will not send out separate tickets, instead your name will be checked against our attendee list when you arrive.
Adults £14 –  Children 6-16 yrs £7  – Under 5s are Free


Tickets go on sale on Friday, 27th at 7pm, however, if you are a Friend of Rivington Terraced Gardens, you will be able to purchase your tickets before they go on sale to the general public. You will receive an email with dedicated password on Monday 23rd and will be able to buy tickets straightaway.
To become a Friend, and take advantage of this opportunity, join before Friday (it’s just a £10 donation) by following this link

Buy your tickets for THURSDAY< 28th OCTOBER HERE



View our other events