22nd November - 31st December

A dazzling new light trail which will illuminate the skies of Bishop Auckland this Christmas.

With seventeen incredible illuminations and some of the largest light installations in the country, AGLOW promises to be one of the most spectacular Christmas light trails in the North East. A must-see experience for all the family!

Begin your journey at Auckland Castle and embark on a glittering 1.5-mile trail through Auckland Castle’s gardens and grounds, with surprises around every corner.

Son et Lumière - Enjoy a captivating light show projected onto Auckland Castle.

Tunnel of Light - Walk through the longest outdoor light tunnel in the country, measuring over 100 metres long.

O Christmas Tree - Marvel at the largest Christmas tree in the North of England, over 30 metres tall.

Santa’s Village - See Santa and his mischievous Elves in Santa’s village as they prepare for Christmas.

Sound and Light - Immerse yourself in a world of light and sound with dancing fountains, real fire, starburst trees, bubbles, spheres of light, musical trees and much more…

Plan a journey here