Animated Objects will be taking over Memorial Gardens for the evening of Saturday 19th November to create a magical trail of lanterns and illuminations inspired by the wonderful places the hero Odysseus visited on his epic journey home from the Trojan Wars.
Expect to see giant lotus flowers; a field of starbursts; dancing lights and lots more decorating the gardens, all accompanied by an enchanting musical soundtrack. The pier towers will also be featured as part of the evening event, and there’s face painting free of charge as part of the evening.
An informal family lantern walk will start at 6.00p.m and families can Just bring along a battery powered light and meet at the pier towers.
Animated Objects will be at The Pantry on the High Street from 2.00 pm – 4.30 pm on Friday 18th running a drop in lantern making workshop for families with younger children to make their own.
Admission is free for this event with no need to book. The event runs from 5.00 – 8.00p.m. and an average visit takes approx. 15 – 20 minutes.
A number of businesses in town will be open for refreshments, and there are toilet facilities and a bar open at the Meridian Centre on Pier Road as part of the event.