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Enlightened Moments - Leicester Diwali 2023

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Book Diwali events tickets with Enlightened Moments for this inspiring event in Leicester for 2023

This November, head to Abbey Park and celebrate Diwali 2023 in Leicester this year!

Enjoy the Diwali lights Leicester this November and book your tickets today for a unique and unforgettable celebration in Abbey Park today! 

Use the discount code 'WEB2023' for an extra discount on your Leicester Diwali tickets.

What is the Leicester Diwali light trail at Abbey Park? 

Diwali is the five-day annual Hindu festival of lights, celebrating the new year and new beginnings, as well as the triumph of light over darkness and good over evil. Leicester is host to the largest Diwali celebrations in the United Kingdom and one of the largest celebrations of the festival of lights outside of India. 

Taking place over five days, these Abbey Park Leicester events make for an excellent way to take part in the Diwali celebration 2023. An illuminated light trail will guide your way around the park in what makes a breath-taking and inspiring walk around the site grounds.  

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Abbey Park Rd,

How to find us

Abbey Park Leicester can be found at the address LE4 5AQ

By bus:

The nearest stations to Abbey Park are:

  • Abbey Park - 5 minute walk.
  • Devonshire Road, Abbey Park - 10 minute walk.
  • St Margaret's Pastures, Abbey Park - 10 minute walk.
  • Leicester College, Belgrave - 11 minute walk.
  • Maher Community Centre, Abbey Park - 11 minute walk.
  • Refreshment stands
  • Toilets

People also ask:

When is the Diwali 2023 date?

  • Diwali 2023 dates take place from the 10th of November 2023 to the 15th of November 2023. The primary date for Diwali celebrations is on the third day (12th of November 2023). 

How will my Enlightened Leicester tickets arrive?

  • Once you have booked your tickets, they will be sent to you via email and SMS. 

Do children need to pay for Enlightened Leicester?

  • All children must book a ticket. Children under the age of 3 are free of charge but must still book a ticket. There is a charge for children age 3-15 years. Children 16 and over pay the adult price.

Will there be free parking at Enlightened Leicester?

  • Parking is not provided. There are plenty of car parks within a short walk.

How far is the walk around the Enlightened Leicester trail?

  • The Enlightened trail is approximately a mile in length and takes about an hour to walk around.

Is site re-entry allowed to Enlightened Leicester?

  • Re-entry is not permitted at the Enlightened Leicester attractions. 

Is Enlightened Leicester wheelchair or pushchair friendly?

  • The trail makes use of the paths around the properties, however these may be gravel in places and have a slight incline/decline at times. It is accessible for wheelchairs and pushchairs, but will get muddy!

Will there be strobe or flashing lights at Enlightened Leicester?

  • There will be pulsating and flashing light effects across all sections of the light trails (with additional haze/smoke effects at various points). Customers with motion sensitivity are also advised there are sections of the trail with slow motion lighting effect.

Is there a discount for carers at Enlightened Leicester?

  • Yes, you may select a free carer ticket when booking a trail. 

Are dogs allowed at Enlightened Leicester?

  • Dogs are not permitted at Abbey Park.

What happens if it is raining or snowing at Enlightened Leicester?

  • Unless the weather presents a safety issue, the event will go ahead in all conditions (rain or shine!) so please come prepared. Make sure that you wrap up warm and wear appropriate footwear for the winter weather.

How do the Enlightened Leicester time ticket slots work?

  • Please arrive at the time you have booked for. Tickets are available every 15 minutes from the event opening time.

Is Enlightened Leicester dark in places?

  • This is a night-time outdoor attraction that illuminates a dedicated trail of light around the grounds of the venue. On the trail there are numerous static and interactive light up attractions with an enchanting soundscape. The Enlightened trails have been newly designed for 2023 with event more installations. 

Are refreshments included in the price of the Enlightened Leicester ticket?

  • No, refreshments are not included in the price of entry. Food vendors do accept cash and card payments. 

Will Father Christmas be at Enlightened Leicester?

  • Unfortunately, Father Christmas is far too busy this time of year to stop by Enlightened! 

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