News24.com | WATCH: How one million lightbulbs create a spectacular annual light display in this seaside resort

News24.com | WATCH: How one million lightbulbs create a spectacular annual light display in this seaside resort
News24.com | WATCH: How one million lightbulbs create a spectacular annual light display in this seaside resort

Every year since 1879, one of the most famous seaside resorts in England lights up its streets and buildings for the Blackpool Illuminations.

More than one million lightbulbs are used to light up nearly 10km of road. The display lasts for 66 days, from to August 31 to November 4, and takes constant maintenance.

ALSO WATCH BELOW: Vivid Sydney is an annual event when the Australian city lights up its landmarks in breath-taking colours for a spectacular light festival.

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