The Vilnius Light Festival starts every year on the 25th of January (the city’s birthday). During the festival, the central part of Vilnius is transformed into a large open-air gallery of modern light art. New media art, the synthesis of light and architecture transforms the city’s streets, squares and public spaces, revealing the full charm of Vilnius and inviting people to celebrate the capital’s birthday in the city. The 2023 edition took place on 25-28 January.

Dates of the previous/upcoming edition: 24-26 January 2025