2017 Tour Stop: Toronto, Canada

31 Mar - 09 Apr

Union Station in Toronto is set to play host to the fourth edition of Red Bull Illume from March 31- April 9 2017. The exhibit will include the top 55 images from 11 different categories and will travel the world over the next two years.

This year, Red Bull Illume also included a National Mobile Contest, inviting anyone with a camera on their smartphone to submit their best action photo. The exhibit in Toronto will also feature one Canadian finalist of the mobile contest.  

Toronto’s historic Union Square, located in front of Union Station off of Front Street, is the ideal location for residents and visitors to the city to experience Red Bull Illume nightly from 5:30pm-11:00pm. During this time, the 55 official winning images will be displayed as an outdoor gallery in large illuminated light boxes for curious visitors to walk among for free, taking in the best action sports photography in the world.

 Parking for Red Bull Illume is located near the intersection of Front and University streets. Public transit is preferred where visitors can get off at Union Station and simply head to street level.

2016 Tour Stop: Chicago, USA

28 Sep - 09 Oct

Kicking off the fourth edition of our Exhibit Tour in North America, Chicago's Wrigley Square in Millenium Park is the ideal place to showcase the finalists of the Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2016.

Kicking off the fourth edition of our exhibit tour in North America, Chicago's Wrigley Square, located in Millenium Park, is the ideal place to showcase the finalist of the Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2016, where the light boxes will stand side by side with the famous Millenium Monument and be a stone's throw away from the famous Chicago Bean. 

To showcase the amazing imagery in a unique perspective, the exhibition will only be open after the sun goes down, between the hours of 6:30pm and 10:30pm. 

For more details on where to find the exhibition, have a look at the maps. 

For those coming by car, check out the Millenium Garages website for more info on where to park. 

2015 Tour Stop: Salzburg, Austria

11 Dec - 15 Feb

The official tour-stop home of Red Bull Illume is always held at at the impressive Hangar-7 in Salzburg – a unique building that houses historical aircraft and a collection of Formula 1 race cars.

The official tour-stop home of Red Bull Illume is always held at at the impressive Hangar-7 in Salzburg – a unique building that houses historical aircraft and a collection of Formula 1 race cars. It also happens to be an ideal exhibition space and the perfect meeting point for a Red Bull Illume tour stop.

2014 Tour Stop: Göteborg
, Sweden

14 Nov - 23 Nov

After Cologne and Copenhagen, Göteborg was the third tour stop on European soil in 2014.

After Cologne and Copenhagen, Göteborg was the third tour stop on European soil in 2014. The Swedish exhibition was held at the ideal urban venue of Gustaf Adolfs Torg, located in the center of Göteborg in front of the City Hall.

2014 Tour Stop: Copenhagen, Denmark

09 Oct - 18 Oct

The opening of the illuminated night-time Red Bull Illume exhibition in Denmark’s capital Copenhagen was unveiled in front of a large crowd on one of the city’s main squares, Nytorv.

The opening of the illuminated night-time Red Bull Illume exhibition in Denmark’s capital Copenhagen was unveiled in front of a large crowd on one of the city’s main squares, Nytorv. Scores of people flocked to the trendy city to catch a glimpse of the action sports exhibition.

2014 Tour Stop: Cologne, Germany

15 Sep - 21 Sep

Cologne is a major cultural center for the Rhineland, hosting more than thirty museums and hundreds of galleries.

Cologne is a major cultural center for the Rhineland, hosting more than thirty museums and hundreds of galleries. No wonder it was the ideal spot to host a Red Bull Illume tour stop, with photographers and industry leaders from across the world attending the Cologne exhibition in 2014.

2014 Tour Stop: Atlanta, GA, USA

20 Mar - 30 Mar

The city’s popular Piedmont Park was the perfect setting for locals and visitors alike to stroll through and take in the sights of life-sized, illuminated lightboxes.

The city’s popular Piedmont Park was the perfect setting for locals and visitors alike to stroll through and take in the sights of life-sized, illuminated lightboxes featuring 50 of the best action and adventure sports photographs in the world.

2014 Tour Stop: Vancouver, Canada

31 Jan - 08 Feb

In 2014, a collection of the world’s best action sports photography illuminated Vancouver’s Jack Poole Plaza at the Convention Center.

In 2014, a collection of the world’s best action sports photography illuminated Vancouver’s Jack Poole Plaza at the Convention Center. The City has hosted many international conferences and events in the past – but none quite as bright as Red Bull Illume’s only stop on Canadian soil.

2013 Tour Stop: Scottsdale, AZ, USA

14 Nov - 24 Nov

In 2013, Red Bull Illume paid a visit to Arizona and set up along the Arizona Canal waterfront and adjacent Soleri Bridge.

In 2013, Red Bull Illume paid a visit to Arizona and set up along the Arizona Canal waterfront and adjacent Soleri Bridge. The exhibition lit up Scottsdale with a spectacular opening night, kicking off the North American tour in true style.

2013 Winner Award Ceremony & Tour Stop Hong Kong

29 Aug - 15 Sep

The Red Bull Illume Winner Award Ceremony took place against the backdrop of Hong Kong's dramatic skyline

The Red Bull Illume Winner Award Ceremony took place against the backdrop of Hong Kong's dramatic skyline and Victoria Harbour in 2013. The event was hosted by Alyson Hau and Cyrus Chow and was nothing short of spectacular.

2011 Tour Stop: Bern, SUI

14 Oct - 23 Oct

The historic old town turned out to be the perfect foil for a modern illuminated photography exhibition.

Presented on life-sized lightboxes, the Top 50 images of the Red Bull Illume Image Quest were on display in Bern at the Waisenhausplatz every night in 2010. The historic old town turned out to be the perfect foil for a modern illuminated photography exhibition.

2011 Tour Stop: Salzburg, Austria

30 Jul - 31 Aug

The official tour-stop home of Red Bull Illume is always held at at the impressive Hangar-7 in Salzburg

The official tour-stop home of Red Bull Illume is always held at at the impressive Hangar-7 in Salzburg – a unique building that houses historical aircraft and a collection of Formula 1 race cars. It also happens to be an ideal exhibition space and the perfect meeting point for a Red Bull Illume tour stop.

2011 Tour Stop: Denver, CO, USA

03 Jun - 12 Jun

THE DCPA was illuminated by the world's best action and adventure sports photography.

The DCPA is the second largest performing arts center in the world, filling out four blocks and 49,000m2. It’s home to critically acclaimed productions and exhibitions – but in 2011, the center was illuminated by something new – the world's best action and adventure sports photography.

2011 Tour Stop: Miami, FL, USA

13 May - 22 May

Miami proved to be the perfect backdrop to highlight the world’s greatest sports photography.

 Heading to the beach in 2011, visitors witnessed the illumination of Ocean Drive between 9th and 10th Street as the lights were switched on for the Red Bull Illume. Miami proved to be the perfect backdrop to highlight the world’s greatest sports photography.

2011 Tour Stop: Charleston, SC, USA

18 Mar - 27 Mar

The Red Bull Illume Exhibit Tour continued its US adventure with a march on towards Charleston, South Carolina.

Following the Houston exhibition in January 2011, the Red Bull Illume Exhibit Tour continued its US adventure with a march on towards Charleston, South Carolina. Red Bull Illume lit up Downtown Charleston’s historic Marion Square every evening with 50 of the best Red Bull Illume images.

2011 Tour Stop: Houston, TX, USA

07 Jan - 17 Jan

The Red Bull Illume Exhibit Tour went stateside to the great US of A in 2011.

The Red Bull Illume Exhibit Tour went stateside to the great US of A in 2011. The world's greatest collection of action and adventure sports photography illuminated Houston, Texas as people from all over the world made their way to Discovery Green in downtown Houston.

2010 Winner Award Ceremony & Tour Stop Dublin

31 Aug - 11 Sep

The world's best action and adventure sports photography has come to Ireland!

Founded in the 16th century, Trinity College is one of the world’s most prestigious universities, boasting a long and rich history of artistic excellence, and remains an important part of Ireland’s cultural history. So it should be no surprise that Red Bull Illume’s stop there in 2010 was such a success.

2008 Tour Stop: Minneapolis, MS, USA

10 Jul - 20 Jul

Red Bull Illume headed to Minneapolis in July 2008

After wowing spectators and surviving a tornado in Atlanta, Red Bull Illume headed to Minneapolis in July 2008, where the beautiful, historic Stone Arch Bridge provided the spectacular setting.

2008 Tour Stop: Atlanta, GA, USA

05 Mar - 16 Mar

A location built to honor the best athletes in the world

After touring the West Coast in 2007, Red Bull Illume made its East Coast debut in Atlanta, Georgia’s Centennial Olympic Park on March 5-16, 2008. It was fitting that a location built to honor the best athletes in the world, showcased an exhibition that shared the same principles.

2007 Tour Stop: Portland, OR, USA

02 Aug - 12 Aug

The exhibit lined downtown streets, creating an awe-inspiring urban gallery.

Beautiful downtown Portland, Oregon, known for it's stunning waterways and industrial architecture, was the scene for August 2007’s Red Bull Illume exhibition. Beginning in historic Pioneer Square, the exhibit lined downtown streets, creating an awe-inspiring urban gallery.

2007 Tour Stop: Huntington Beach, CA, USA

06 Jun - 17 Jun

Huntington Beach, California and the majestic shores of the Pacific Ocean, played host to the Red Bull Illume Exhibit

Huntington Beach, California and the majestic shores of the Pacific Ocean, played host to the Red Bull Illume Exhibit June 6-17, 2007. Just north of the world famous Huntington Beach Pier, the exhibit installed on the beach, creating a unique seaside gallery.

2007 Tour Stop: Aspen, CO, USA

25 Jan - 04 Feb

The Red Bull Illume Exhibit Tour kicked off in style on the magnificent slopes of Aspen

The Red Bull Illume Exhibit Tour kicked off in style on the magnificent slopes of Aspen, Colorado in 2007. Photographers, judges and special guests were all present for the spectacular exhibit opening in which finalists were announced and awards dished out.