2023 Procession Route
This year the procession returns to the town centre. Covid restrictions meant that the procession was unable to run, but this year, the procession will take place with a slightly altered route. There will not be any vehicles in this year’s procession, but it will still be a spectacular sight with the help of our amazing artists, visiting participants and the local community.
Roads Close: 6pm
Procession Start Time: 7pm
Procession Start Location: Abbot Hall
Procession Finish : Approx 9.30pm subject to entry numbers
Procession End Location: Abbot Hall
Roads re-open once the procession finishes
BE A PART OF IT
6pm - 10pm
The roads will be closed for the procession from 6pm. The procession will start from Abbot Hall from 7pm. If you have any questions about the road closures, feel free to contact us.
We aim to cause the minimum disruption to road users and the roads will be reopened as soon as is safely possible.