Spectacle of Light

Spectacle of Light  ....

A Magical After-Dark Adventure for All the Family! 

3rd November – 20 November 2022 (Thursday - Sunday)

Entry times from 5pm to 7pm   BOOK YOUR TICKETS HERE NOW! 

   After-Dark Adventure!

    Follow the White Rabbit and discover some of the amazing characters from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.

    Let the little ones scale the Abbey walls and enjoy the night time wonder of the Adventure Play Area!



   New and exciting for 2022!

   Marvel at the Queen of Hearts, the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat as you wander around the stunning gardens at Rufford.

   See the amazing new art installations of Lighting rods, sparkling chandeliers and the amazing carpet of colour around the Abbey!



   Eats and Treats!

   Sip delicious drinks of mulled wine and hot chocolate as you walk along the trail.

   Tuck into scrumptious hot food for all the family in the Adventure Play Area and the Abbey Courtyard.





EarlyBird Tickets have 20% saving off the Full Price until 31 August

Early Bird Adult 16+ - £17.60

Early Bird Child 3-15 - £8.80

Early Bird Family (2 adults & 2 children) - £45.60


Advance Tickets have a 10% saving off the Full Price from 1 September until 2 November

Adult 16+ - £19.80

Child 3-15 - £9.90

Family (2 adults & 2 children) - £51.30


Tickets are Full Price from 3 November onwards

Adult 16+ - £22.00

Child 3-15 - £11.00

Family (2 adults & 2 children) - £57.00


Groups of 15 or more paying visitors can receive a 25% discount off the full price. Ring our booking line 01623 677688 (10.30am – 4.00pm)

Ticket prices include VAT and booking fee

Ticket Prices do not include car parking which will be £2.50 and can be paid on the day


Dates and Timings

   3 - 20 November

   Entry Times from 5pm to 7.00pm

Each evening the Spectacle is a continuous experience with entry time slots every half hour. This is designed to ensure that everyone is able to enjoy the spectacle in the best possible light. When you book you can decide your time of entry subject to availability. It should be stressed that you must be at the entrance at your chosen time as tickets are only valid for that time and not transferable.

To book carer tickets please book the rest of your group and the email your booking information to ruffordabbey@parkwood-leisure.co.uk or call us on 01623 677688 with for the additional ticket. Dogs are allowed on short leads. 


Contact us today on: 01623 677688

Business Hours

  • Park Grounds:   Dawn to dusk
  • Admin Office:   10am - 4pm
  • Gift Shop:   10am - 4pm
  • Coach House Cafe:   9:30am to 5pm (subject to weather)
  • Courtyard:   9:30am to 5pm (subject to weather)

Managed By

About Us

Rufford Abbey Country Park is owned by Nottinghamshire County Council. Set in the heart of Robin Hood Country the park offers native woodland, a lake and gardens as well as a range of attractions, activities and catering options managed by Parkwood Outdoors.


Rufford Abbey Country Park Ollerton Nottinghamshire NG22 9DF