Bay of Lights
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Sparkling events around the English Riviera this wintertime!

The spectacular Bay of Lights is returning to the English Riviera and it promises to be even bigger and better than last year. Taking place throughout Torquay, Babbacombe, Paignton and Brixham; the whole Bay will come alive with a flurry of exciting illuminated family events.

Residents and visitors alike are invited to explore the region during the festive period and enjoy a variety of events and illuminated attractions. The Bay of Lights incorporates everything from the ‘Illumination Trail’ in Torquay, Brixham’s ‘Lanterns, Lights & ‘Luminations’, the ‘Train of Lights’ in Paignton, and seasonal illuminated events at popular local destinations such as Babbacombe Model Village, Paignton Zoo, Coleton Fishacre, Kents Cavern and more.  Start dates vary, from 17th Nov onward.  Find out more

With so much to see and do this festive period, why not ‘make a weekend of it’ to experience as much of the Bay of Lights as possible and enjoy the fantastic hospitality that the English Riviera has to offer.  For accommodation, food & drink, more things to do and lots of inspiration, visit

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