Firework Displays in CheltenhamPublished:
It's that time of year again! Woolly hats at the ready - here’s our round up of firework displays in and around Cheltenham. We’re bundling up and venturing out with a cup of cocoa or perhaps the first mulled wine of the season... who’s with us?!
(Before getting stuck into the event listings, just a reminder that fireworks can cause distress to furry friends. If you'd like to learn more about how to support and comfort your pet/s during this time read the PDSA guide here).
Firework Displays in Cheltenham
Friday 3rd November
Fairview are kicking off the festivities this year and have two displays lined up at the Cheltenham Cricket Club. Why two? One without bangs. There will be the usual assortment of refreshments plus live music and those all important glow sticks. Find out more
Saturday 4th November
Join the Leckhampton Scout Group for their annual Bonfire and Fireworks night, with a a licensed bar, soft drinks and hot food to warm the cockles! Gates open at 6pm, with firework displays at 6.45pm and 7.30pm. Tickets cost £6 per adult, £4 per child, with under 2's entering for free. Find out more.
The refreshments have really caught our eye at this year's Ashley Manor Prep (formerly St Edwards) Firework Display. Expect hot food from Bella Mia Pizza, The Crafty Greek, Saveur des Crepes, and their famous in-house burgers & hot dogs. Find out more
Sunday 5th November
The Cheltenham Round Table Fireworks Extravaganza is always impressive! The event is widely recognised as one of the largest and safest firework displays in the South West! Expect a spectacular night of entertainment, from fairground attractions and live music, with special guests, Bluey and Bongo! There will also be endless refreshments and of course fireworks a’plenty! Gates open at 5pm, tickets purchased in advance are £10 for adults and £5 children. Find out more.
Cheltenham Rugby Club are putting on a spectacular Bonfire night! The fun starts when the gates open from 6pm. The Bonfire lighting will take place at 6:30pm with the Fireworks starting at 7pm. Hot food will be available for the evening. Tickets can be bought in advance via their website. Tickets cost £7 per adult, £5 per child Find out more.
Firework Displays further afield
Of course you don't have to stick to Cheltenham to get your firework fix. Here's a few displays taking place around the county that look well worth a visit.
Firework Displays in Stroud
The Aston Downs Fireworks display stands out from the rest for its helicopter pyrotechnic display, plus STEM workshops, and pumpkin carving. Taking place on Saturday 28th October you could clap eyes on your first display before most of us have had a chance to find our mittens! Find out more on Stroud Rocks
If you've forgotten to pre-book tickets for a display, don't panic, Dursley Fireworks have no advance booking, just arrive on the night and you can enjoy two displays. One quieter display for the little ones, and then a second display with a bit more oomph. Find out more on Stroud Rocks
Firework Displays in Gloucester
Something a little different - at St Barnabas Church there will be a free virtual indoor firework display. Projecting a show onto the ceiling to give SEN children and adults an opportunity to enjoy a display in a more comfortable environment. Find out more on Gloucester Rocks
Longlevens Rugby Club return with a cracking display accompanied by food stalls, a fairground and bar. Find out more on Gloucester Rocks
Firework Displays in Cirencester
The Ashton Keynes School Fireworks never disappoint. With a night of fun for all the family including fair rides, live music, treats and glow stalls. Find out more on Cirencester Rocks
Enjoy and bonfire and firewroks at Quenington Bulldogs Firework's Night. Raising money for some fantastic local causes, it will be a night to remember remember. Find out more on Cirencester Rocks