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The Advent Procession: from Darkness to Light

Friday 25th November 2016
Darkness to Light Service 2015. Image by Ash Mills
Salisbury Cathedral's famous Advent Procession takes place on Friday and Saturday evening at 19:00. and on Sunday evening at 17:00. Admission on Friday is by (free) ticket only, but admission on Saturday and Sunday is first-come first-served and you're encouraged to arrive early! This very special service starts in complete darkness and ends with the entire Cathedral lit by approximately 1300 candles. Beautiful choral music, Bible readings and congregational hymns tell the story of the promise of God's coming amongst us.
Friday evening:  please see below for seating plan and ticket information.    If you wish to apply for a maximum of 4 white tickets (free) please send your request, stating the number required, with an A5 stamped addressed envelope, to the Events Department ( D2L), Salisbury Cathedral, Wyndham House, 65 The Close, Salisbury, SP1 2EN.  Tickets will be sent out the middle of October.     
Saturday and Sunday services, no ticket required.    Please note, we do not reserve seats on the Saturday and Sunday but, if you require a wheelchair space plus up to 4 guests, please contact events at Salisbury Cathedral on  all wheelchair spaces will be in the South Transept, thank you.
Doors open an hour before the service, queuing will be under cover in the Cloisters seasonal refreshments will be available.