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September 2003
Walsall Illuminations
Walsall Illuminations

The spectacular Walsall Illuminations returns for another exciting year of laser shows, lakeside lights, live entertainment and loads more for all the family to enjoy.

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The official Illuminations began in 1951 as part of the Festival of Britain celebrations.

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Discover the magic of Britain's biggest inland illuminations. Organised by Walsall Council the exciting light and laser show will run from 20th September - 2nd November in Walsall Arboretum.

Set in the beautiful surrounding of lakes, trees and gardens, attractions include:

Flood lit gardens
Laser displays
Live entertainment
Lakeside lights
Children's rides and attractions

NEW ATTRACTIONS FOR 2003...

Tower of Light - Standing 15m high the illumination resembles a lighthouse.

Scooby Doo - a new display dedicated to Scooby Doo and his gang.

Looney Tunes - A display featuring characters from Looney Tunes including popular favourites such as Bugs Bunny, Tweety, Daffy Duck and many more...

DreamZone - A multi- colour laser show is set over the Hatherton lake.

Bollywood Dreams - A display using poster images and film clips from Bollywood films.

R- Bo & the Mad Professor - A live bandstand

Illuminations
Illuminations

SPECIAL EVENTS

20th September
Opening night celebrations
Gates open 7.30pm, Switch on 7.45pm

10th - 12th October
Family Treasure Hunt.

17th October
An appearance by Bob the Builder.


26th October
An
appearance by
Bugs Bunny & Tweety.

27th Oct - 2nd November
Horrible Halloween Happenings
Walsall Illuminations.

1st - 2nd November
Fireworks Finale
Two spectacular fireworks displays mark the closing weekend of this year’s Illuminations.

Illuminations
Illuminations

How to get there ...

Find out how to get to Walsall Illuminations by bus, train, and car, plus park and ride information. Travel info

Opening times and prices...

Tickets start from £4.00 for adults and £3.00 for children and over 60s. A family saver ticket costs £12.00 when brought in advance.

Sat 20 Sept - Thurs 2 Oct. - Gates open 7.30pm

Fri 2 Oct - Fri 24 Oct - Gates open 7.00pm
Sat 25 Oct - Sun 2 Nov - Gates open 6.30pm

Last admissions are at 9.00pm except Saturdays when last entry is at 9.30pm.

More information...

For information on events, ticket prices, getting there and more...

Info hotline on: 01922653148

or visit the Walsall Illuminations website www.walsall-lights.com

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