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Taking place during dusk on Wednesday 5th November, Tide of Light, Worthing's Lantern Parade and Firework Festival offers a range of delights for all ages and tastes


Whether you are a curious bystander, a fervent firework fan or just intrigued by the spectacle make Thursday 5th November a date to remember.

Wrap up warm and come and join the fun, in Worthing Town Centre, starting from the Pavilion Theatre on the seafront.  Bought to you by Bartie Presents this event is run by The Lions International Club raising much needed funds for local causes. First launched in 2013 the team behind the Tide of Light brings you an award winning family night right on your doorstep.


To top it all this event is totally free, making this an accessible and affordable mini festival for everyone. You can expect a spectacular lantern parade, live music, street food, entertainment, all the fun of the fair and a truly awesome firework show from the end of the pier.


For 2015 we are supported by many local businesses, including Michael Jones, W Welch, The Wandering Goose, Beach House, Coast, Crab Shack, The Cow Shed and Harry Ramsdens. We are also supported by a team of volunteers and you can find out more at or  click here to find out more or get involved 


The fun fair kicks off the celebrations from 3pm  on the prom followed by free lantern making at the Pavilion Theatre from 3.30pm, ready for that stroll along the prom prom prom, the parade assebles at 5.30 and leaves at 5.45pm. Don't forget to wrap up warm and come armed with lanterns ready made which you can buy from the SHOP.


Fireworks from the end of the pier are at 8pm and the Town Centre will be awash with great street food and live music all night through to 10.30pm

Thursday 5th November

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