Evolution Wolverhampton: Dancing Drones and Dazzling Lights

little boy watching a drone show

Autumn may have only just started, but it’s never too early to talk about Winter! Especially when you’re looking for something to brighten those dark and dreary nights… Are you ready to be blown away by a mesmerizing spectacle of technology and artistry? Buckle up because Wolverhampton has something truly magical in store for you – the Evolution Wolverhampton drone light show!

Picture this: a clear night sky, stars twinkling overhead, and a swarm of drones taking to the heavens, all choreographed to create an otherworldly display of light and motion. It’s an event that’s not just for the kids but for the kid in all of us. So, let’s dive into what makes it a must-see event for families.

What is Evolution?

a drone light show of a fox
When the dark nights come to take over, life comes to a standstill. No one likes to go out…but when something sparkling and bright takes to the skies, you surely can’t miss it! Which is why Wolverhampton is set to become a vibrant city centre this winter, why not come along this mesmerising journey?

This spectacular drone light show is all about the journey through time and space in a way never done before. It’ll be a theatrical event for the ages.

The event is also brought to you by Yuup, ARC and Celestial. Who is one of the top drone show companies in the world and are the artists behind drone shows for Eurovision, London NYE and Amazon Prime’s Lord of the Rings… So, you know it’ll be an absolute blast.

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When is Evolution Wolverhampton?

You’ll find this awe-inspiring drone light spectacular show on the 14th December. Tickets are already selling out, so make sure you grab them while you can!

They also have events in Birmingham AND Bristol!

Birmingham dates TBC
Bristol dates 21st December 2023

Shape Location Get directions

Dunstall Park,
Gorsebrook Rd,

Opening Times

14th December 2023
19:00 - 22:00


Early bird adult (ages 18+) £11.00
Accessible ticket £11.00
Early bird child (4-17) £6.00
Child under three (0-3) Free
Parking (per car) £8.00

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What does the Evolution Wolverhampton Experience Include?

From an immersive storytelling experience to fairground rides, spellbinding music and delicious dining. There’s everything here to entertain you all night long and create unforgettable memories. It’ll literally be an amazing experience with stadium scale awesomeness.
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The Marvel of Modern Technology

First things first, what’s the deal with these drones? Well, these aren’t your average drones. They’re cutting-edge, state-of-the-art quadcopters designed specifically for creating art in the sky.

Each drone is equipped with LED lights that can shine in various colours and patterns, turning the night sky into a canvas for breathtaking visual effects.

A Symphony in the Sky

The Evolution drone light spectacular show is more than just drones blinking in unison. It’s a carefully orchestrated symphony in the sky. The drones move gracefully in perfect harmony, creating snazzy shapes and designs that will leave you in awe. You’ll see everything from twinkling stars to geometric patterns and even mesmerizing 3D shapes that seem to float in mid-air.

drone show of a butterfly
Storytelling Through Light

One of the most enchanting aspects of the show is how it tells a story through light. The drones can create scenes that depict anything from famous landmarks to mythical creatures. It’s like watching a giant, illuminated storybook unfold in the night sky. Your imagination will run wild as you try to decipher the tales being woven above you.

For Evolution, the story is all about a cosmic voyage and a timeless story of our evolution. From the Big Bang and giant dinosaurs to moving animals flying effortlessly in the air. It’s truly an extraordinary and awe-inspiring drone light show that you’ll remember for years to come.

Perfect for a Family Night Out

This event is perfect for families looking to create lasting memories together. The combination of technology and artistry is a great way to introduce kids to the wonders of science and creativity!

Plus, there’s so much fun to be had here! Scream for joy as you ride new and nostalgic fairground rides, gather around for the light show and indulge in winter warmer snacks and refreshments. You’ll find plenty of local traders serving scrumptious snacks and hot and cold refreshments.

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Important Details

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Now that we’ve got you excited, let’s talk details. The Evolution drone light show usually takes place in a spacious outdoor area, so make sure to dress warmly and bring a blanket or some foldable chairs to sit on! It’s also a good idea to arrive a little early to secure a good spot.

Please note, that since the event is outdoors, it is weather dependent. So, please check their website and social media for updates closer to the time.

Remember, it’s a popular event, so booking your tickets in advance might be a good idea to avoid disappointment!

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Can I buy tickets at the venue?

Tickets can only be purchased in advance. You will be turned away if you don’t have any tickets.

If there is bad weather, what will happen to the event?

In the event that the weather isn’t shaping up, the event may be cancelled and your booking will automatically be rescheduled. You will be contacted via email or text to confirm the new date.

Is the venue wheelchair accessible?

Yes, the Racecourse is fully accessible, with most facilities on ground level. There will also be accessible toilets.

Do I have to pay for parking?

Yes. Parking must be pre-bought and there are over 1500 spaces onsite.

Will there be food and drink available?

Yes! There will be a range of hot and cold food. As well as refreshments for everyone.

Is the event suitable for children?

Of course! It’s suitable for all ages – big or small.

Can I bring my dog to the event?

Unfortunately, dogs are not allowed, unless they are assistance dogs.

In a world where technology meets art in a spectacular display of creativity, the Evolution Wolverhampton drone light show is a true marvel. It’s an event that brings families together under the stars, creating memories that will last a lifetime. So, mark your calendars, wrap up warm, and prepare to be dazzled by Wolverhampton’s very own celestial dance – an experience you won’t want to miss!

Looking for more winter events? How about Luminate a winter light trail, or The Genesis Light Show in London? How about travelling to Manchester for some more light trails!

It’s the season of dazzling lights!

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