Malahide Castle and Gardens
Witness the wondrous transformation of nature as it comes alive with vibrant colours and magical creatures. Marvel at the captivating dance of light that illuminates the darkness, creating a symphony of beauty and wonder.
Our 2023 show 'The Magic of Winter' has now ended 'Wonderlights will be back in 2024. Sign up to our priority list below to be the first to hear about our 2024 event.
Wonderlights is suitable for all the family, couples and groups of friends, the route is wheelchair and pram friendly.
The 1.8km route through the illuminated castle grounds and gardens can be enjoyed at a leisurely pace, a truly unique setting for an evening stroll.
Enjoy some festive drinks, hot food and treats at our Woodland Cafe area before or after the experience.
Wonderlights is Ireland’s only multi-sensory outdoor trail that safely captures the imagination and transports you into a world of enchantment. Our trails are nestled in the sprawling woodlands of stunning venues and lit up by immersive projections and captivating light displays.
2019: Ireland By Night at Palmerstown House Estate
2021: Castle of Light at Malahide Castle
2022: The Night Sky at Malahide Castle
2023: The Magic of Winter at Malahide Castle
Walk by Wonderlights and experience the beauty of the grounds like never before. Wheelchair and pram friendly, this fully accessible route is the perfect after-work experience for couples, families or groups of friends to enjoy. The awe-inspiring journey through the illuminated forest culminates with the option to grab a hot drink or bite to eat from our outdoor Woodland Food Village.
The 2021 event took place at the stunning and historical Malahide Castle & Gardens in Dublin. A magical mix of light, colour & nature awaits at Ireland’s most beloved Historical Castles & Gardens. Watch them come alive with 1000’s of lights, stunning visuals and immersive projections.
After an amazing 7 weeks we welcomed over 80,000 visitors to our 'Castle of Light' event at Malahide Castle.
Our 2022 show ' The Night Sky', Brought visitors on a Journey from Malahide Castle and the Irish Countryside, across the Northern Seas, through the Arctic Forests and discover the spectacular Northern Lights.
An international team of talented creatives have curated this spectacular show. Significant investment in state of the art technologies and dazzling displays ensured all guests would super impressed.
In our 2023 show 'The Magic of Winter', guests were immersed in a world where nature awoke in vibrant hues, and light danced in harmony with the darkness at Wonderlights ‘The Magic of Winter’. Our 2023 experience matched the best in class - globally, in immersive lighting experiences.
Wonderlights will return in 2024 with a brand new show, Sign up to our priority list below for all the latest updates.
Come outdoors this Winter and walk by light.. walk by Wonderlight!
Please visit our official Wonderlights website for more information