Our October events programme is now up!

As a part of Light Night Wigan & Leigh we are delivering a range of exciting workshops for all ages. Linking with the wider Light Night Programme, you will have an opportunity to showcase your light up artworks from the workshops at Wigan STEAM during the parades in both Wigan and Leigh.



Wigan #LightNightWigan

Saturday 6th 10am – 1pm Nocturnal Animal Lantern, At Fun Palaces, Wigan Library, Drop in

Wednesday 10th 7pm – 9pm Cardboard Creations with Louise Robson, 16+

Wednesday 17th 7pm – 9pm Cardboard Creations with Louise Robson 16+

Monday 22nd 10am – 12pm Banner Making with Helen Mather

Monday 22nd 1pm – 3pm Mask Lanterns with Anna FC Smith

Tuesday 23rd 10am – 12 pm Hot Air Balloon Lanterns with Kirsty Rae

Tuesday 23rd 1pm – 3pm Illuminated Costumes with Hannah Bold

Wednesday 24th 10am – 12pm Light up wind catchers with Laura Pulling

Wednesday 24th 1pm – 3pm Let’s get light headed with Sarah Keeler Dawson

Saturday 27th 5:30 – 8.30 pm LIGHT NIGHT WIGAN


Leigh #LightNightLeigh

Saturday 6th 9:30am – 12p Willow Lanterns Making, Spinners Mill, Drop in

Saturday 6th 1pm – 4pm Nocturnal Animal Lantern making, Pennington Hall Park, The Pavilion, Drop in

Saturday 20th 10am – 3pm Make-a-lantern: Laser cut lanterns and willow lanterns, Drop in

Saturday 25th 5:30 – 8:30 Light Night Leigh


For more information you can download our Digital Brochure.
You can book on to our events on our Eventbrite page.


Light Night Wigan & Leigh is delivered in partnership between Wigan STEAM, Wigan Council, Wigan Libraries, D:Circus Project and Arts Council England.