YORK, ENGLAND, November 22, 2011 /24-7PressRelease/
-- A collection of dramatic ice sculptures will be seen on the streets of York next month, when the city's Festival of Angels returns for 2011.
Held during the run-up to Christmas each year, the event is a popular winter celebration that also includes snow showers, street entertainment, shopping stalls and plenty of food and drink.
This year's festival is due to take place on Saturday December 10th and Sunday December 11th.
The ice sculptures are the main attraction of the event, which has been held in York since 2000.
Illuminated by the city's Christmas lights, these elaborate creations are positioned throughout the network of cobbled streets that make up the Minster Quarter.
People who attend the event on the Sunday will also have a chance to witness the parade of angels, which will be led by the beautiful golden angel.
The festival is just one of several seasonal celebrations due to take place in York this winter, with the St Nicholas Fayre occurring at the end of November and the Christmas markets opening on Saturday December 3rd.
LateRooms.com recommends a wide range of hotels in York
that could appeal to festive visitors, including The Churchill Hotel
For more information on this event, visit http://www.yorkfestivals.com/
LateRooms.com is part of B2C sector of TUI Travel PLC's Accommodation and Destination Division. Also within this sector are AsiaRooms.com and Hotels-London.co.uk.
LateRooms.com is the UK's leading online accommodation site offering fantastic deals in over 50,000 properties worldwide, ranging from bed and breakfasts to five star luxury hotels.
LateRooms.com offers customers a saving of up to 70 per cent off the normal room rate for a variety of independent and branded hotels. Customers can book online or by phone 24/7, whether booking 12 months or 12 minutes in advance - whatever time, whatever day. No other accommodation site offers this flexibility.
LateRooms.com arms customers with information to help them choose the right hotel. Users can read from over 1.2 million true hotel reviews, written by customers who have booked through LateRooms.com and actually stayed at the hotel.
LateRooms.com is the first online site to use VisitBritain's official national classification system to rate its hotels, bed and breakfasts and guest houses. This ensures customers know the standards of quality they can expect when making a reservation.
To view LateRooms.com press pages, please see http://press.laterooms.com/
Follow LateRooms.com on Twitter - @LateRooms
Join LateRooms.com on Facebook - www.facebook.com/LateRooms
+44 (0)161 831 1000Email Us Here