Get ready to sparkle with over a million Christmas lights at Delamere Forest
Inspired by the landscape itself, visitors will explore a festive adventure in a world of trees,
dramatically drenched with stunning lights and set to the soundtrack of seasonal favourites.
The family-friendly festive trail features dragonflies, singing trees and shimmering reflections that cast light into hidden places. See the forest in a different light.
Internationally acclaimed lighting artists Pitaya’s new work Blossom is making its UK debut. made of 120 white flowers of various sizes that seem to have blossomed on the branches of the trees by day and “painted” by colourful light by night. Mandylights’ stunning Christmas Cathedral with a thousand pea lights are also to be found woven into the forest landscape and lighting hidden nooks of the deep forest.
So, wrap up warm and be transported into a winter wonderland, surrounded by millions of twinkling lights. Don’t forget to look out for Father Christmas along the way.
Independent street food vendors bring a delicious twist to tasty treats on offer. Have yourself a holly, jolly Christmas and complete your walk under the stars with *toasted marshmallows, a *spiced winter warmer or *hot chocolate shared with someone special.
My Christmas at Delamere Forest provides a special way to celebrate the festive season with an unmissable outdoor experience. The trail is designed for visitors of all ages and is accessible to all to enjoy.
Tickets are selling fast, book now to avoid disappointment http://christmasatdelamereforest.co.uk
Christmas at Delamere Forest is brought to you by Sony Music in partnership with Forestry England. The trail is created by Culture Creative.
Admission: Advanced From: Adult £19.50, Child £13.50, Family £62 (2 adults & 2 children).
Free entry for carers and children aged 2 & under.
Parking £8 per car.
Delamere Forest members receive £1.50 per person discount (max 6 people)
Blossom by Culture Creative, My Christmas Trails 2020. Photo by Richard Haughton © Sony Music[EH1]
Electric Forest by Culture Creative, My Christmas Trails 2020. Photo by Richard Haughton © Sony Music[EH3]
About Delamere Forest
Delamere Forest, located between the major conurbations of Manchester, Liverpool and Chester, is a popular visitor destination and the largest wooded area in Cheshire. The mixed conifer and broadleaf forest has captured the imagination of many local families who return with all the generations to walk, cycle, play and enjoy the natural environment. With over 700,000 day visitors and a sustainable timber harvesting programme, Delamere Forest contributes to the local economy, directly through the timber industry as well as via leisure and tourism.
About Forestry England
Forestry England manages and cares for the nation’s 1,500 woods and forests, with over 296 million visits per year. As England’s largest land manager, we shape landscapes and are enhancing forests for people to enjoy, wildlife to flourish and businesses to grow. For more information visit forestryengland.uk. Forestry England is an agency of the Forestry Commission.
About Sony Music
Sony Music has been delivering themed illuminated trails for over eight years. Each trail is designed to showcase the natural and unique environment of the individual location and to immerse visitors into a world of light, fire and soundscape. They currently have 26 trails across the UK, Europe, USA, and Australia.
The chosen partners for national and international heritage and prestigious venues include: Blenheim Palace; The National Trust; Forestry England; The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew; Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh; Schwetzingen Palace, Germany; Botanic Gardens, Chicago, USA and Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, Melbourne, Australia.
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About Culture CreativeCulture Creative is a creative project and production management company based in the North East of England. The Company works across a wide range of cultural fields including art, sport, heritage, tourism, festivals and events, developing projects from concept to delivery. Since 2013 Culture Creative has worked closely with Sony Music to create illuminated trails in various venues across the UK and overseas.
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