Spectacle of Light

Don't miss Dalkeith Country Park’s new winter festive light experience, Spectacle of Light: the magical after-dark adventure for all the family!

Spectacle of Light

About Spectacle of Light

Opening on 7th December, Spectacle of Light is a visual extravaganza of light, taking you on a magical journey through stunning woodland and gardens, across the river to our beautiful Orangerie and up on to the sky-high walkways of Fort Douglas - as you've never seen it before...

This fantastical winter experience is designed to be enjoyed with family and friends and there'll be plenty of festive food and cheer to enjoy along the way with mulled wine, hot chocolate, marshmallows to toast by the fire pit and much, much more.

Each evening The Spectacle of Light is a continuous experience with entry time slots every 30 minutes from 4pm to 6.30pm. The full enjoyment of Fort Douglas itself will take approximately 60 minutes, however, we recommend allowing about 90 minutes for the whole experience and you are, of course, welcome to stay as long as you like! Please ensure you’re at the Fort Douglas gate by your chosen entry time as tickets are only valid for that time and are non-transferable.

Tickets:

EarlyBird*
Adult - £14
Child - (3-15) £8.80
Family - (2+2) £39.60
Under 3s FREE
Car Parking FREE

On The Day**
Adult - £17.50
Child - (3-15) £11
Family - (2+2) £49.50
Under 3s FREE
Car Parking FREE

*EarlyBird Tickets save you 20% on the full ticket price. They have limited first issue availability and are only bookable online or in person at Dalkeith Country Park from Restoration Yard and Fort Douglas.

**On The Day Tickets are full price and can only be purchased in person at Dalkeith Country Park from Restoration Yard and Fort Douglas from 3.30pm on the day of your visit.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Spectacle of Light are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment. All information (whether in text or photographs) is given in good faith but should not be relied upon as being a statement of representation or fact.

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