Luminate Cheshire

Light Trail at Luminate Cheshire.

This year, Luminate Cheshire at Walton Gardens takes place from 30th November until 24th December 2024.  A spectacular, illuminated trail, full of wonder and intrigue, to delight and enthral your senses. As darkness descends, join us on our enchanting journey, as we weave a captivating light trail through the stunning, grounds of Walton Gardens. Immerse yourself in our mesmerising trail, with stunning lighting elements and fabulous light play, all set to ambient music.

Set to ambient music, you will follow the trail as it meanders through Walton Gardens. Stunning lighting elements and light play will guide you along the way, punctuated by approximately 13 wow moments/highlights.

The trail is approximately 1.4km long and (depending on how quickly you walk through) will take circa 60-90 minutes to complete.

Warm up by the fire pit, where you can toast marshmallows (purchase your marshmallows on site or bring your own marshmallows and skewers).

Please note that the entire trail takes place outside (obviously during winter and after dark). It will be cold, dark and often wet! Please wrap up warm and wear sturdy footwear.

Dates and times of Luminate Cheshire

The trail will run every night between Thursday 30 November and Sunday 24 December 2024. Tickets must be pre-booked in advance.

Please take note of the following:

  • Entry times from 4.30pm to 8pm
  • Entry slots are every 15 minutes
  • The trail will take approximately 60 – 90 minutes for you to go round
  • Remember, if you miss your slot, your tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable

Ticket Prices For Luminate Cheshire

Monday to Thursday

(up to Wednesday 7 December)

  • Adult (16+): £15 £16.75
  • Child (3-15): £11 £12.25
  • Child aged 2 and under: Free
  • Family Ticket (2 Adults + 2 Children): £56.50
  • Carers: Free

Friday to Sunday

(plus every day from Monday 18 December)

  • Adult (16+): £21.25
  • Child (3-15): £15.75
  • Child aged 2 and under: Free
  • Family Ticket (2 Adults + 2 Children): £69.50
  • Carers: Free

Tickets can be booked here.


Walton Hall & Gardens, Walton Lea Road, Higher Walton, Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 6SN
Telephone Number – 01925 262 908


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