Virgin Money Street of Light

The Virgin Money Street of Light is a stunning new event set to light up Edinburgh’s Old Town this Christmas.

Virgin Money Street of Light

About Virgin Money Street of Light

Stretching from St Andrew’s Day to Christmas Eve, an architectural installation of 26 arches of 60,000 lights will run along the Royal Mile, from City Chambers to the Tron Kirk.

Enter this stunning canopy of light, rising up to 19 metres high,
and listen to music sung and played by choirs from across Edinburgh synchronised to the lights.

With music from the Edinburgh Festival Chorus, the Edinburgh Gay Men’s Chorus, the Edinburgh Police Choir and the Edinburgh Royal Choral Union.

The Virgin Money Street of Light is made possible with the support of Virgin Money, and is part of Edinburgh’s St Andrew’s Day celebrations. The Virgin Money Street of Light is supported by the Royal Mile Business Association.

Monday - Saturday: 6.30pm & 8.15pm
Sunday: 5.30pm & 7.30pm

The event lasts for 20 minutes.

Free event.

Reserve a ticket to ensure entry at virginmoneystreetoflight.com

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

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