Fireworks and bonfires

October 28 2016
Fireworks and bonfires

All the fireworks and bonfire displays we could find in the Bristol area


Local events underlined

Wednesday November 2

Inns Court Centre 

Marshall Walk, Knowle. Food and fireworks: homemade food from 2.30pm plus cookery demos, tea and cakes. Fireworks 6pm. Children’s activities, bouncy castle, bric a brac. 0117 910 5200 or email

Friday November 4

•  Knowle Cricket Club 

Broad Walk, Knowle. Gates open 4.30pm, fireworks 6.30pm.  Food & drink available. No sparklers. Adults £5, children £3, family (2+2) £12.

•  Downend Round Table 

King George V playing fields, Sutherland Avenue. Bristol’s biggest bonfire event with two firework displays – children’s 6.30pm and main show 8pm. Gates 5.30pm. No sparklers. Live acts, bar, burgers, pulled pork, sweets, candy floss. Tickets £6 adult and £5 child on gate; in advance from traders or website.

• Cleve RFC 

The Hayfields, Cossham Street, Mangotsfield BS16 9EN. Gates 6pm, fireworks 8pm. Funfair, food, stalls and bar. Adults £6, children £3.50, family 2+2 £15. 0117 957 5775, email

Saturday November 5

•  Victoria Park 

Bonfire, no fireworks. Organised by VPAG. Volunteers build the bonfire from 3pm, Guy Fawkes judging 6pm, fire lit at 6.15pm. Hot dog stall and bar. Free.

• Compass Point School 

South Street, Bedminster. Gates open 6pm, fireworks at 7pm. Tickets £10 for a family of up to 5 people. Hot food, drinks, entertainment. 0117 377 2340

•  Hungerford Community Centre, Brislington

Hungerford Community Centre and Social Club, Hungerford Road, Brislington BS4 5EX. Small firework display with sparklers, barbecue and bar. Free entry. 

•  St Werburghs City Farm 

Watercress Road, Bristol BS2 9YJ. 3-8pm. Fireworks after dark. Adults £5, under 12s free. Free glowsticks. 0117 942 8241.

•  Fireworks To Music at Avon Valley Country Park Pixash Lane, Bath Road, Keynsham BS31 1TP. 5.30-9.30pm. Display at 7.30pm. Funfair, food and bar. Tickets £2 in advance. Parking £12.50 car up to 5 seats, £20 for 6 seats+.

•  Canford Park Canford Lane, Westbury on Trym, BS9 3NX Gates open 6pm, display at 7pm. Presented by Bristol Round Table and Clifton Rotary Club.Tickets: £5, under 3s free. 

• Puxton Park Puxton Park, Cowslip Lane, Hewish, Weston-super-Mare. Gates open at 5pm, fireworks at 7pm. Tickets in advance only: £6 (adults and children). 01934 523500. 

• Thornbury Round Table

Mundy playing fields, Thornbury BS35 2AE. Gates 5.30pm.

•  Winterbourne Scouts

Sunny Acres Farm, Winterbourne BS36 1QL. Gates open at 5.30pm. Bonfire lit 6pm, fireworks 7pm. Barbecue. £4 adults, £3 under 15s. No parking at the venue. 1st Winterbourne (St Michael’s) Scouts. 01454 775024 or email 

•  Bishop Road School 

School Field, off Bishop Road, Bishopston BS7 8LQ. 5pm. Twitter: Fireworks

Sunday November 6

•  Bradley Stoke Town Council  

Jubilee Centre, Savages Wood Road, Bradley Stoke. Gates open 4.30pm, hot food from 4.45pm, fireworks 6pm. No alcohol on site and no sparklers. Park in Willow Brook Centre. Free entry.