A listing of Firework Displays and Guy Fawkes Events taking place across the county of Essex.
Where available there are direct links and contact details for the event organisers who we recommend should be contacted directly for further information on any particular event before travelling.
Although accurate at the time of being entered, the information contained within maybe subject to change and as such Essex Tourist Guide does not accept responsibility for any omissions or errors to this content.
- NOVEMBER -Friday 1st November 2013Family Event: Gunpowder Plot - Queen Elizabeth’s Hunting Lodge
We are approaching the anniversary of when the plotters planned to blow up the Houses of Parliament. Find out how and why we mark this event. Make paper props so that you can leave looking like Guy Fawkes. Bring your own dark cloak!
Time: 12pm to 3pm
Tel: 020 7332 1911
Website: www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/eppingforestSaturday 2nd November 2013Danbury Fireworks
Family funfair starts at 5.30pm, Giant Bonfire lighting at 7.00pm, Display at 8.00pm. Beer Tent, Fun Fair, Food and Drink Stalls. Live Music Stage. Huge 15/20 minute display to Music.
Parking available - Follow signs to Danbury, A414, CM3 4AT.
Pre-Tickets (discounted) available from October in local Co-Op stores Chelmsford, Danbury, Ingatestone, Hatfield Peveral. Tickets available on the evening. Please check website for ticket prices.
Venue: Danbury Outdoors, A414 Danbury, Essex
Website: www.danburyfireworks.org.ukDanbury Scouts Registered Charity No. 302045Saturday 2nd November 2013Belchamps Community Firework Display & Bonfire
Join us for the best fireworks display in the area, a huge bonfire, loads of entertainment, stalls, refreshments, food, games and activities. There's prizes to be won and some great inflatables to enjoy.
Time: Gates open 6pm
Admission: Adults - £4.50, Child (3-15yrs) - £3.50 til 12pm on the day. +50p if bought after 12pm or on the gate
Venue: Belchamps Scout Activity Centre, Holyoak Lane, Hawkwell, Essex SS5 4JD
Contact: 01702 562690 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Website: www.belchamps.org.uk/eventsSaturday 2nd November 2013Witham Round Table Charity Fireworks Display
Bonfire at 6.30pm, fireworks at 7.30pm. Fair, refreshment stalls, bar and stage.
Time: 5pm to 9pm
Admission: Pre sales from Witham Tourist Information Centre - Adult £5, Child/Concession £3, Family (2 Adults + 2 Children)
£10 / On the gate Adult £7, Child/Concession £4, Family (2 Adults + 2 Children)
Venue: Witham Rugby Club (behind Witham Town FC)
, Spa Road, Witham, Essex CM8 1UN
Contact: Witham Tourist Information Centre, Town Hall, Newland Street, Witham, Essex - 01376 502674
Website: www.witham.roundtable.co.ukSaturday 2nd November 2013Little Bromley Free Family Firework Display
Little Bromley will hold its FREE bi-annual Little Bromley Fireworks Display on Saturday, 2nd November at Barlon Road, Little Bromley CO11 2PP. The event starts at 6.30pm when the Guy competition will be judged, followed by Fireworks at 7pm. Entry is free, and burgers, hot dogs, drinks, and sparklers will be for sale on the evening.
Time: Gates open 6pm - Fireworks at 7pm
Venue: Barlon Road, past Little Bromley Church, Little Bromley, Essex CO11 2PP
Contact: For information please contact 07756 4363478Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd November 2013Guy Fawkes Festival - Royal Gunpowder Mills Secret Island
Where better to see fireworks go off with a bang than in a Gunpowder Factory. The spectacular event features the gunpowder plot story, spooky craft activities and the hugely popular 'Ghost of Guy Fawkes' children's play all culminating in a fabulous 15 minute fireworks display.
Please visit our website for more information...
Venue: Royal Gunpowder Mills, Beaulieu Drive, Waltham Abbey, Essex EN9 1JY
Website: www.royalgunpowdermills.comTuesday 5th November 2013Hamstel Schools Family Firework Display
Live entertainment from Under The Covers and Hospital Radio. BBQ, food and refreshments available.
Time: Gates open at 5pm and firework display at 6.30pm
Admission: £4 in advance from Crawlers School Uniform shop, 361 Hamstel Road, SS2 4LE & Café 709, 709 Southchurch Road, SS1 2PW / £5 on the gate. Children 3 and under free!
Venue: Hamstel School, Hamstel Road, Southend on Sea, Essex SS2 4PQ
Contact: Hamstel School - 01702 468461Friday 8th November 2013Ongar Firework Extravaganza
Gates at Chipping Ongar Primary School open at 6.30pm and that's when the fun starts for your family. With plenty of stalls, rides, hot food & drink and a beer tent, you'll have a great time as soon as you walk in. This is all topped off with our amazing professional firework display at around 8.00pm. Our money-saving, pre-purchased tickets are limited, so buy them early to avoid being disappointed.
GLOW STICKS ETC.
Ongar Round Table organise this in order to raise funds for local causes. If you or your children intend to buy 'Glow Sticks' on the night, please buy these from INSIDE Chipping Ongar Primary School. The ones sold on stalls OUTSIDE the ground are nothing to do with Ongar Round Table and the profit goes in someone's pocket rather than to local causes. Thanks once again for supporting us.
Time: Gates open at 6.30pm
Admission: Money-saving tickets are available from John Sear & Chipping Ongar Primary School which cost £12 per family (up to 2 children)
, £5 per adult, £3 per child, under 5's free. On the night, tickets will cost £6 per adult, £3 per child, under 5's free
Venue: Chipping Ongar Primary School
Website: www.ongar.roundtable.co.ukFriday 8th November 2013Blenheim Primary Firework Spectacular
Blenheim Primary School's annual firework specular will be held on Friday 8th November. There will be various different activities going on throughout the evening. You can purchase your tickets prior to the evening at either the School or Children's centre reception.
Time: Gates open 6.30pm
Admission: £5 Adult, £3 Children on the gate, or £4.50 & £2.50 prior
Venue: Blenheim Primary School & Children's Centre, School Way, Leigh on Sea, Essex SS9 4HX
Contact: If you would like to know more information please contact the school reception on 01702 474684Friday 8th November 2013Food, Fun & Fireworks
Music. mini fun-fair with go karts, BBQ & hog roast rolls, sweet treats & refreshments and glow stick stall.
Please note that only items on sale within our school grounds raise money for our school.
Time: Gates open 6pm, bonfire lighting 7pm & fireworks at 7.30pm
Admission: Adult £6, Child £4 (under 4's free)
, Family (2 adults + 2 Children)
Venue: Dedham C of E Primary School, Parsons Field, Dedham, Essex CO7 6BZ
Contact: Kelly - 07765 375928Saturday 9th November 2013Heathlands Primary School Spectacular Firework Display
Our hugely successful 21st annual firework event takes place on Saturday 9th November.
Spectacular firework display from Dynamic fireworks, bonfire, live band, beer tent, BBQ and hog roast, fun & games.
Time: Gates open at 5.30pm
Admission: Tickets are £3.50 before the night or on the gate £5 Adults, £4 children (over 3 years)
Venue: Heathlands Primary School, New Church Road, West Bergholt, Colchester, Essex
Please see our website for more information...
Website: www.heathlandsblog.co.ukSaturday 9th November 2013Ingrave Johnstone PA Firework Display
Ingrave Johnstone School Association will be holding their annual Fireworks Display. There will be a BBQ, tea tent, novelties and tuck.
Please note there is no parking at Button Common. No Sparklers Allowed!
Admission: Adults £5, Children/OAP £3
Tickets available in advance from Herongate Village Store or pay on the night
Venue: Button Common, Brentwood Road, Herongate, Essex CM13 3PS
Contact: Ingrave Johnstone PA 07730 859308 - email@example.comSaturday 9th November 2013Fireworks Display & Live Music Stage
Live music on stage from 6pm, fun fair and catering stands.
Time: Gates open 5.30pm and display at approx 8pm
Admission: £5 Adults, £1 Children under 16 (Entry on the gates on the night only)
Venue: Barking Park, Longbridge Road, Barking, Essex IG11
More Info: www.barkingroundtable.org.uk
/ www.lbbd.gov.uk/Pages/Home.aspxSaturday 9th November 2013Great Bardfield Firework Display
Large Firework Display with £1,000 of fireworks, fantastic bonfire, hot food available and licensed bar to purchase alcohol and hot drinks.
Time: Doors open 5.30pm and event starts at 7.00pm
Admission: Adult £5, Child £2. Children free with tickets purchased prior to Friday 8th November from our Co-op store
Contact: Russell Way - firstname.lastname@example.org
Venue: Great Bardfield Recreation Ground, Bendlowes Road, Great Bardfield, Essex CM7 4TB
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