Experience Bury's new festival of light and sound

ENLIGHTEN Bury Festival of Light and Sound: 20 and 21 October,  Bury Town Centre.

Free light installations - 6pm and 9pm | Music programme - 7pm to 11pm (there is a charge for some of the music events)

ENLIGHTEN Bury is a new sound and light festival bringing a stellar programme of world premieres, award winning artworks and international musicians to Bury town centre.

Curated Place have partnered with Bury Art Museum & Sculpture Centre to develop ENLIGHTEN Bury, a new sound and light festival that will take place over two nights, reinventing the experience of Light Night into a town-spanning art installation trail alongside an international music festival.

Find out more

For the full programme of installations and music events visit the Enlighten Bury Festival website.

Street lighting information

To create the magical experience of the Enlighten festival, we have reduced some of the normal street lighting. Please bear this in mind and take care when walking around the town.

Road closures and parking suspensions

On Friday 20 and Saturday 21 October there will be road closures and parking suspensions at the following locations from 5pm to 10pm.

  • Bolton Street (from the East Lancashire Railway to Market Place)
  • Broad Street
  • Crompton Street
  • Castle Street
  • Manchester Road (between Moss Street and St Mary's Place)
  • Market Place
  • Market Street
  • The Rock (from Market Place to Union Street)
  • The Wylde

While the road closures are in place, the hackney carriage stand on Haymarket Street will be located on the other side of the road.

pdf icon Download a plan of the road closures [376kb]