Get your glow on at this massive festival of lights hitting Geelong this year
13.04.2021

Get your glow on at this massive festival of lights hitting Geelong this year

See the night light up after dark with projections and installations at Geelong Showgrounds.

Geelong locals are being treated to a brand-spankin’ new arts event with ‘Geelong Gets Its Glow On’, a dazzling celebration of the city’s vibrant arts and food scene.

The key takeaways

  • A festival of lights is heading to Geelong this June
  • The one-day event will see an array of LED animal sculptures light up the city showgrounds
  • The event takes place on Saturday, June 5

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Running for one night on Saturday, June 5 from 5pm until 8:30pm, this festival of lights will showcase an array of LED animal sculptures dotted throughout the Geelong Showground, with guests invited to wander through a maze of lights, sprawling projections and glowing installations.

Taking cues from renowned events like White Night, Geelong After Dark and Adventure Park’s magical Christmas Festival of Lights, the event will also feature brilliant roving performers, a spectacular light show at the end of the night, and a night market offering amazing street food, market stalls, and a range of kids amusements to keep the little ones engaged.

With plenty of dazzling light projections to tempt you out into the cold, the event is all about bringing people together to light up the night and ‘get your glow on’. They’ll have everything you need for a sparkly evening, including a glow-in-the-dark tent which will be slinging glow in the dark glasses, headbands and other flashy items to really light up the skies.

Hosted by Glow Up Events, there will be prizes on offer on the night for the best glow-in-the-dark outfits.

Geelong Gets Its Glow On runs from 5pm to 8:30pm on Saturday June 5. Tickets are just $10 for adults, $5 for kids between 5 and 15, and free for kiddies under five. You can book your tix here.

There are also Glow Up events in Ballarat on Friday June 4, and Bendigo on Sunday June 6.