Light Night Worcester

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Four high profile artists have been commissioned by the Arches Festivals to create brand-new large-scale projection-based artwork for Light Night Worcester 2021.   

The International and award-winning artists and organisations will transform city centre buildings with their light projections created specifically for Light Night Worcester.

Light Night audio brochure

19-21 October



Free entry


6-10pm at The Old Palace

Lilliput - imitating the dog

Providing a platform for young voices to reimagine a building in their city through their hopes and dreams.  

6-10pm at The Guildhall

Ring the Changes - Illuminos

Blending the historical and rich heritage of bellringing and guilds with modern technology in new and unexpected ways.  

6-10pm at The Granary

Rewild - Limbic Cinema

An interactive projction, exploring our relationship with nature and how we can help it to thrive in urban spaces.

6-10pm on New Street

Remember the Future - Mark Murphy

Remixing vintage images of future visions to create a series of large scale collage compositions.

6, 7.15, 8.30pm on the High Street

Corvus Angelicus - Corvus Angelicus

Beautiful 10 foot tall angels will walk the streets of Worcester City Centre, spreading joy to everyone they meet along the way.

6.15, 7.30, 8.45pm on Cathedral Square

Ghost Caribou - Thingumajig Theatre

 An other-worldly experience with giant illuminated creatures, music, song, dance and shadow puppets

6.30, 7.45, 9pm on Cornmarket

Projector Bikes - Sound Intervention

Battery-operated mobile cinemas, will be roaming this area, interacting with people, buildings and the streets using colourful animations and music. 


6.30-7.15 in Dines Green, Warndon and Ronkswood

Lullaby - Luke Jerram

A beautiful parade of bikes decorated with lights and playing a brand-new surround sound composition will visit Worcester’s communities.

Route Map for Dines Green (Tuesday 19 Oct)
Route Map for Warndon (Wednesday 20 Oct)
Route Map for Ronkswood (Thursday 21 Oct)

6.30-10pm at The Undercroft, Worcester Cathedral

In conversation with...

Find out how ‘Ring the Changes’ came together and how Worcester’s rich heritage and tradition was transformed into a large-scale digital projection, with a film about this unique collaboration.

Get creative

Are you feeling inspired by our Light Night Worcester programme?

Why not try out our collage kit by Mark Murphy or our adventure pack by imitating the dog?

Volunteering opportunity

We are always looking for enthusiastic and approachable volunteers to help us stage unforgettable events. No experience is necessary, applicants just need to be over 18, energetic and enjoy meeting and helping others.


Do you have disabled parking?

There is no event specific disabled parking. Please use regular City Centre disabled parking as usual. More information can be found on Worcester City Council website.

How much is the event?

There is no cost to attend the festival. 

Will there be photographers?

We have an official festival media team taking videos and photographs across the event to use for our publicity purposes as well as for the project evaluation.

Where are the nearest car parks?

There is no event specific parking, please use City Centre car parks as usual. More information can be found on Worcester City Council website.