Did you go to Carnival of Lights 2018? The Illuminated Tram Parade was back, complete with illuminated performers, and YOU!
Took place on – 25 October 2018
The first ever parade of Illuminated Heritage Trams took place in 2017 – and it was amazing!
Illuminated Tram Parade at Carnival of Lights 2018
Did you see the convoy of Illuminated Heritage Trams in Blackpool on 25 October?
Regular Visit Fylde Coast photo-contributor Gregg Wolstenholme was there and caught these AMAZING photos from the night.
Did you get any that you’d like to share? Email them to jane@theRabbitPatch.co.uk
They wound their way slowly along the promenade from South Shore to North Pier and then slowly went back again. The promenade was PACKED with people enjoying it, the parade led by the Spark! drummers.
Featuring the battleship HMS Blackpool, the lottery funded Western Train, the Fisherman’s Friend Trawler. They set off in convoy from the Pleasure Beach Heritage Tram Stop, travelling along the tramway through the illuminations before returning to terminate at Blackpool Pleasure Beach around 75 minutes later.
The parade slowed as it approached Blackpool Tower for an unmissable photo and video opportunity.
Once the parade was over, trams returned to Pleasure Beach to continue with the standard non-bookable illumination tours from Blackpool Pleasure Beach tram stop.
More Photos from Carnival of Lights
Donna Eaves was also at the Carnival of Lights and she sent in her photos of the Spark! Drummers too. Wow, what a brilliant FREE night out! Well done to the organisers of Lightpool Festival.
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