Lighting trail & Theme

The lighting trail of 2020 will be launched later this spring.


People walking by Site 2 The Eye from 2019Picture taken by Patrik Gunnar Helin, 2019


Children´s Lights

Welcome to the Children´s Lights!

Every year we have several “Higlights” on the trail, these are extra installations and experiences along the way. One of these is the Children’s Lights.

Children´s Lights 2019 - The land of the HuvudfotingarnaPicture taken by Robert Persson, 2019


Guided tours

Enhance your lighting experience with a guided tour

There are many ways to experience Lights in Alingsås, but you will get the most out of the event if you book a guided tour. Our experienced guides meet you in the central parts of Alingsås and takes you on a thrilling walk.

Along the 3.5 km route you will get behind the scene of the intensive work of this year´s installations and, above all, what messages and thoughts our designers with students want to tell with their installations.

Prices for 2019
Adult: 100 SEK
Pensioner: 80 SEK
Young adult: (10-17 år): 80 SEK
Children: (under 10 år): No Cost

Our public tours depart every evening throughout the event.
These guided tours are only available in Swedish. 

Book a private guided tour

If you are a larger group of friends or colleagues that wants to go the tour together, you can book your own guide that walks with you around the lighting trail. We adapt the tour to your wishes and makes sure that you get a lovely light experience to look back on.

Prices for 2019
Guided tour in Swedish 2160 SEK ex VAT.
Guided tour in English 2400 SEK ex VAT.

To book
Send us an inquiry via the bookingform, and we will get back to you within 2 working days. One guide = 30 persons.People walking the lighting trailPicture taken by Lisa Larsson, 2019


Food, drinks & shopping

In August we know the opening hours for the cafées, shops and restaurants during Lights.

Nygréns café and their lit gardenPicture taken by Taras Ljusdesign, 2016


The App

Download your own guide in your smartphone.

For those of you who want to walk the trail on your own, with the Lights in Alingsås app, you can get all the information about the event, as well as the possibility to download a digital guide for 30 SEK.

In the app you will find all the information digitally found in the paper brochure; how to buy tickets, map, information about this year’s designer, theme and programs etc.

Download the Lights app on App Store or Google Play

Version 1.2.2 is now available and the app might need an update from the previous year in order for all features to work properly.




Dogs are welcome along the route and it is also allowed to bring your dog durig the guided tours. Remember to always keep your dog on a leash and supervised.

A dog next by the installation from 2019 - Be the LightPicture taken by Sofia Franzén, 2019


Transport & Parking


You can easely travel to Alingsås er train from Gothenburg Central. The train leaves about 2 times per hour from platform 1 or 2. To search for the best tour, visit Västtrafik’s website.


To search for the best tour, visit Västtrafik’s website.


There is plenty of parking in the city center. For example: Estrad Alingsås garage, Lilla Torget and Stora Torget.

We care about the environment, so please consider public transport one more time before you take your car.


Alingsås Energi
Södra Strömgatan 6
441 81 Alingsås



Find all the public bathrooms during the festival on the map.