Light Night

Light Night photo wall

Thank you to everyone who entered the photo wall competition, it’s lovely to see so many great photos taken at the event. We’d also like to thank everyone who voted for their favourite shortlisted image.

We are pleased to announce the winner of the 2017 Photo Wall competition is Le Dinh Han, with their photo ‘One BC – Monochrome’ taken at Light Night 2017.

Light Night Robin Hood Energy Light Night took place on Friday 10 February 2017, celebrating its tenth year, and we are already planning for Light Night 2018. 

One of the highlights of Light Night was the Wheel of Nottingham with its special light show consisting of complex patterns created with 75,000 bulbs.

Other returning favourites included Arts Council England-funded installations, free entry to Nottingham Castle and Brewhouse Yard, the Light Night Market and free live music performances. Some of the new venues for the tenth Light Night were the William Booth Birthplace Museum in Sneinton, the Arboretum and ‘Line of Light’ on Station Street. More information on the activities in the programme is available here.

If you are part of an organisation that wants to run an event on Light Night next year, get in touch by sending an email to

Light Night was sponsored by Robin Hood Energy, a not-for-profit company that offers low tariffs to help tackle fuel poverty and make energy more affordable for all households in England, Scotland and Wales.

Light Night is proudly brought to you by Nottingham City Council with support from partners.

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