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Fireworks Firework Displays and Bonfire Night Events in Bristol and South Gloucestershire 2023

Firework Displays and Bonfire Night Events in Bristol and South Gloucestershire 2023

Remember, remember the 5th of November!

Firework displays and roaring bonfires are great fun for all the family. This year, there are lots of spectacular bonfire night events and fireworks displays taking place across the Bristol area, and you are sure to find an exciting event near you.

So, wrap up warm, grab your glow sticks and head to one of your best local spots to enjoy the bright lights and dazzling firework displays this bonfire night. Marvel at the kids faces as they watch the kaleidoscope of colours explode in the sky!

You can also discover a whole host of bonfire events, firework displays and Guy Fawkes illuminated carnival dates within an easy drive south of Bristol, in Somerset: Firework Displays and Bonfire Night Events in Somerset 2023

To help you find the perfect organised bonfire night experience, we have been on the hunt for the best spectacular firework displays and bonfire night events. Here are our top Guy Fawkes, fireworks and bonfire night events in Bristol and South Gloucestershire in 2023.

The Best Firework Displays and Bonfire Events in Bristol and South Gloucestershire

Bristol Fireworks Fiesta

Where: Canford Park, 67 Canford Ln, Bristol, BS9 3NX

When: Saturday 4th November 2023

  • Gates: 5.30 pm.
  • Last admission: 7 pm
  • Main display starting at 7 pm

Price: £8/person age 3+ (early bird), £10 after 21/10/23; Under 3’s FREE. Tickets in advance only – not available at the gates.

Being hailed as the city’s largest charity event of the year, Bristol Fireworks Fiesta returns to Canford Park, with another spectacular pyrotechnics display provided by the winners of the 2023 British Firework Championships – Skyburst!

There’ll be a fantastic ambling band to entertain the crowds before the main firework display!

A number of excellent official food and non-alcoholic drink stalls will be found on-site. The vast majority of vendors (including our own Glowstick stand) will only be accepting card/contactless payment.

Please note:

  • There is no car parking available as people are encouraged to walk to the event or come by local transport.
  • Bringing and setting off your own fireworks and/or sparklers is dangerous and strictly prohibited.

Firework display

Low Noise Fireworks 2023 at Old Down Estate

Where: Old Down Estate, Foxholes Lane, Tockington, Bristol, BS32 4PG

When: Friday 3rd November 2023

Saturday 4th November 2023

Sunday 5th November 2023

  • 5pmGates open
  • 5.30pmFood & Drink available to purchase
  • 6pmBonfire being lit
  • 6.30pmFirework display
  • 7.30pmEnd of event

Price: Adult £13.00, Child (age 2-15) £9.00, Under Two FREE (ticket still needed), Concession (Over 60, Childminder) £9.00, Family (2 adults & 2 children) £39.00

This annual firework event is back for 2023 featuring low noise fireworks. It’s the ideal display for families. The firework evenings will see a blazing bonfire and 12 minute display of low noise fireworks to music.

A selection of food and drink is available to purchase on the night.

Please note, the capacity of the displays are limited so book your ticket in advance to avoid disappointment.

Country Park Members receive 20% off the standard ticket price!

Star Wars with Fireworks!

Where: 10 Gloucester Road, Almondsbury, Bristol, BS32 4AA

When: Friday 3rd November 2023.

  • Gates open 4 pm
  • Fireworks from 7.30 pm

Price: Adults £10, Children £5

Look forward to fireworks choreographed to music but this year with the addition of Laser and Pyro shows too!

Expect Star Wars themed entertainment including Jabba the Hut’s lair, Lightsaber school, walkabout characters, funfair and more!

There’ll be loads of food and drink stalls as well as some great entertainment inside after the main event.

Star wars Fireworks at Almondsbury

Downend Round Table Fireworks

Where: King George V Playing Fields, Downend, Bristol, BS16 6UY

When: Friday 3rd November 2023

  • Gates Open: 5.30pm
  • 17.30 Gates Open
  • 18.30 Children’s Display
  • 19.15 Bonfire Lit
  • 20.00 Main Display
  • 21.00 Site Closes

Price: Adult £8, Children (Age 3-17), Under 2s FREE.

Back for another sell out year, one of the South West’s biggest and best charity fireworks display, raising money for local good causes. There will be two firework displays (including a children’s display that is quieter and deliberately more about the visual effects). Sparklers are available on site along with lots of flashing, led toys from the local scout and guide groups.

Patchway Fireworks to Music

Where: Norman Scott Park, Patchway, Bristol, BS34 5JR

When: Saturday 4th November 2023

  • Gates: 5 pm
  • Display 7.30 pm
  • Closes 9 pm

Price: Adults £5.42, Children (Under 16) £3.25

After last year’s success of The Greatest Showman, this year the soundtrack theme is “Relight my Fire”, and will feature music from your favourite pop songs.

  • Croles Funfair
  • Music from Mini Concerts
  • Outdoor performers
  • Food and drink stalls

Bradley Stoke Fireworks Display to Music

Where: Jubilee Centre, Savages Wood Road, Bradley Stoke, BS32 8HL

When: Sunday 5th November 2023

  • Gates Open 4.30 pm
  • Fireworks 6 pm

Price: Free Entry – There will be a collection for the mayor’s charities.

Parking at Willow Brook car park and walk.

Merchants’ Academy Firework Display

Where: Merchants’ Academy Secondary, Gatehouse Avenue, Bristol, BS13 9AJ

When: Thursday 2nd November 2023 17:00 – 19:30

  • Doors to open at 5pm
  • Firework display starting at 7pm.

Price: Adult £6, Children £4.50, Family of 3 £16.50

A community firework display with music alongside a BBQ, candy floss, various refreshments, a bouncy castle, train ride and hook a duck.

Henleaze Community Fireworks Display

Where: Henleaze Infant School, Park Grove, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 4LG

When: Saturday 4th November 2023

  • Doors open at 5pm
  • Last entry is 6:50pm
  • Display starts at 7pm

Price: Adults £7; Children £5; Preschoolers FREE

  • UV Face Painting
  • Rides
  • Mini Disco
  • Hog Roast

Bonfire Night at Avonmouth RFC

Where: Barracks Lane, Shirehampton, Bristol, BS11 9NG

When: Sunday 5th November 2023

  • Gates open 6 pm
  • Fireworks 7.15 pm

Price: Adults £6, Child (Under 16) £4, Family of 4 £16

Funfair and food stalls on site

Knowle Cricket Club Fireworks Display

Where: Knowle Cricket Club (Broadwalk), Bristol,BS4 2RD

When: Sunday 5th November 2023

  • Gates open 4.30 pm
  • Fireworks 7 pm

Price: Adults £7, Children £4, Family of 4 £20 (Tickets on the gate only)

This annual display takes place at the club’s Broadwalk grounds. There will be food and drink available to buy on site.

Bristol Fireworks Extravaganza

Where: Rose Green, Whitehall, Bristol, BS5 7DR

When: Saturday, 4th November, 2023

Price: £8 (adult), £6 (kids 16 and under), £20 (family of two adults two children) plus booking fee




Rose Green plays host to an evening of Fireworks, Food & Fun this Bonfire night!

Expect: An amazing Bonfire, DJs & Music, Fully Licensed bar (inc hot drinks), Delicious Food including Carribean and of course some spectacular Fireworks

Big Bonfire in the Park, Bristol

Where: Victoria Park (between Windmill Hill and Totterdown in South Bristol). Bonfire is in the corner where Nutgrove and Hill Avenue meet.

When: Sunday 5th November 2023

  • Drop off wood from 3 pm
  • Stalls open 5.30 pm
  • Fire is being lit at 6.15 pm

Price: Free Event

Please note, there won’t be any fireworks at this event.

Please bring any wood you can contribute to the park on the day – the bonfire is built near the corner of Hill and Nutgrove Avenues. Solid timber only please – not MDF or chipboard because of toxic additives.
The bonfire will be built on the Sunday from about 3.00-5.30pm. There will be food and drink vendors and a bar in the evening.

Barton Hill RFC Fireworks Night

Where: Barton Hill RFC, Bristol BS15 1NS

When: Sunday 5th November 2023

  • Gates open 6 pm
  • Fireworks at 7.30 pm

Price: Free Event (Donations on the gate welcome)

Celebrate Bonfire Night in style at Barton Hill Rugby Club. There will be a BBQ, bar, funfair, ice cream van, doughnuts and sweets on sale.

Fireworks at Gloucestershire County Cricket Club

Where: Seat Unique Stadium, Nevil Road, BS7 9EJ

When: Friday 3rd November 2023

  • Gates open 5 pm
  • Fireworks 6.45 pm

Price: £10 for adults, £5 for children (u16), with under 4’s free.

Immerse yourself in the wonder of Fireworks Night at the fun-filled fireworks extravaganza which is perfect for the whole family and is not to be missed!

Enjoy all the food, games, stalls and fun fair rides that makes fireworks season so special, with the evening climaxing with a fabulous fireworks spectacle.

Thornbury Round Table Fireworks 2023

Where: Mundy Playing Fields, Thornbury, BS35 2AL

When: Saturday, 4th November 2023

  • 5.30 pm Gates Open
  • 6.30 pm Childrens Firework Display
  • Bonfire Lighting
  • 7.30 pm Main Fireworks Display

Price:Adults £6.13; Children £5.41 (inc. booking fee) early bird until 28/10/23

Get ready to ooh and ahh at the firework display brought to you by Thornbury Round Table. For your enjoyment there will be a low noise child display, real bonfire and then the main display.

On the field for the event there will be a selection of stalls offering food, drinks and light up toys. There will also be a designated safe area for sparklers to be purchased and used.

Please note, there is no parking available on site for the event, except a small number of disabled parking spaces for blue badge holders.

2023 Charity fireworks display at De Vere Tortworth Court

Where: Tortworth, Wotton-under-Edge, GL12 8HH

When: Friday, 27th October 2023

  • Gates 6:15 pm
  • Fireworks 7:15 pm.

Price: £8.00/ person; Children 5 and under go FREE. Tickets online.

Come along to a spectacular fireworks display from Chase Lane at De Vere Tortworth Court. With proceeds going to Brain Tumour Support. There will be:

  • Food and drink available to buy
  • Flashing novelty lights toys on sale
  • Kids games
  • Local Fire engine will be available (unless there is an emergency)

Please note, there will be limited parking on site, please car share where possible.

Cattle Country Fireworks 2023

Where: Berkeley Heath Farm, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, GL13 9EW

When: Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th November 2023

  • 2 pm – Doors Open
  • 5 pm – Bonfire Lit
  • 6 pmFirework Display

Price: Adults £10; Child (4-17 yrs) £14; Toddlers (1-3 yrs) £11.50; Babies (under 1) FREE

Join Cattle Country for an evening of spectacular fireworks set to music. The doors are open from 2pm, giving you all afternoon to explore the Farm Park and enjoy food and drink from GRAZE (card or contactless only).

  • Marshmallow Toasting
  • The Cowshed
  • The Slide Barn
  • Outdoor Play Equipment (weather dependent)

Cattle Country Fireworks

Bonfire Night in Iron Acton 2023

Where: The Meadows, Park Street, Iron Acton, BS37 9UH

When: Saturday 4th November 2023

  • 17:30 hrs – Gates open
  • 18:00 hrs – Bonfire lighting
  • 18:30 hrs – Firework display (till 18:45hrs)
  • 19.00 hrs – Close

Price: Adult £9, Child (2-16 yrs) £3, Infant (Under 2) FREE


Unfortunately, NO tickets will be available on the gate.

Firework display at Oake Manor Golf Club


Please note, every effort has been made to ensure that all information is correct at the time of publishing this post, but please check the venues website/socials before travelling, as events may be amended or cancelled at short notice. Many of these events need pre-booking. If you have any more suggestions for family-friendly firework displays and bonfire night events in Bristol and South Gloucestershire, we’d love to hear from you!

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