Friday 29 August 2014

Gloucestershire fireworks and bonfires guide

Gloucestershire fireworks displays and bonfires will be lighting up the county’s skies in November 2013. Find out where all the action is taking place in Cheltenham, the Cotswolds, the Forest of Dean, Gloucester, Stroud and Tewkesbury.

Find fireworks displays and bonfire nights across Gloucestershire in 2013, with SoGlos’s comprehensive guide to Guy Fawkes celebrations in the county.

With events happening across Cheltenham, the Cotswolds, the Forest of Dean, Gloucester, Stroud and Tewkesbury in November, there has never been a better excuse to bundle the family up in hats and scarves and prepare to oooh and aaah at the spectacular displays planned.

Please note, this guide is currently being updated with the latest event information as soon as it is confirmed by official organisers.


Cheltenham fireworks displays and bonfires 2013


Cheltenham Racecourse fireworks display

Venue: Cheltenham Racecourse
What’s happening: Cheltenham Round Table will once again be hosting one of the biggest fireworks displays in the South West at the internationally renowned racecourse, with more than 10,000 spectators expected at this year’s extravaganza.
When: Saturday 2 November 2013
For more info: See Cheltenham Racecourse fireworks display.


CACSSA firework display in Cheltenham

Venue: Cheltenham Area Civil Service Sports Club
What’s happening: The 2013 CACSSA fireworks display in Cheltenham will feature a licensed bar, hot food and children’s rides.
When: Sunday 3 November 2013
For more info: See CACSSA firework display in Cheltenham.


Bishops Cleeve Primary School bonfire and fireworks

Venue: Bishop’s Cleeve Primary School
What’s happening: Last year’s fireworks and a sizzling barbecue drew in families from across Cheltenham.
When: Friday 8 November 2013
For more info: See Bishops Cleeve Primary School bonfire and fireworks.


St Edwards Junior School bonfire

Venue: St Edward’s Junior School
What’s happening: St Edward’s School’s PTA will be organising an impressive fireworks display and bonfire for the families of Charlton Kings.
When: Saturday 9 November 2013
For more info: See St Edwards Junior School bonfire.


Cotswolds fireworks displays and bonfires 2013


Cirencester fireworks display

Venue: Victoria Road Playing Fields
What’s happening: Cirencester Round Table is expected to offer children’s attractions, refreshments and another spectacular fireworks display in 2013.
When: Saturday 2 November 2013
For more info: See Cirencester fireworks display.


Tetbury fireworks display and bonfire

Venue: Sir William Romney School
What’s happening: The Rotary Club of the South Cotswolds, which has organised the annual event for more than 15 years, will be offering a noisy but colourful and traditional Guy Fawkes celebration, including a best Guy competition.
When: Saturday 2 November 2013
For more info: See Tetbury fireworks display and bonfire.


Chipping Campden bonfire and fireworks display

Venue: Chipping Campden Recreation Ground
What’s happening: The St James Primary School PTA is putting on a bonfire and fireworks display for local families in Chipping Campden.
When: Tuesday 5 November 2013
For more info: See Chipping Campden bonfire and fireworks display.


Forest of Dean fireworks displays and bonfires 2013


FERN bonfire in Coleford

Venue: The Speech House Hotel
What’s happening: Families can warm up by the huge bonfire and marvel at the fireworks display in Coleford, with free parking, a fun fair and more promising a fun night out raising funds for worthy local causes.
When: Saturday 2 November 2013
For more info: See FERN bonfire in Coleford.


Bathurst Park fireworks display

Venue: Bathurst Park
What’s happening: The Bathurst Park and Recreation Trust charity will be putting on a fantastic fireworks display in Lydney, complete with Danters Fun Fair stalls and refreshments.
When: Tuesday 5 November 2013
For more info: See Bathurst Park fireworks display.


Gloucester fireworks displays and bonfires 2013


Gloucester Quays Fireworks Festival

Venue: Gloucester Quays
What’s happening: A fundraising fireworks display that promises to light up the city skies to the delight of thousands – complete with laser displays, a fun fair, music road show and hot food and drinks.
When: Saturday 2 November 2013
For more info: See Gloucester Docks fireworks display.


Quedgeley fireworks display

Venue: Dimore II Playing Fields
What’s happening: A professional display organised by Quedgeley Parish Council, featuring a fun fair, free parking and novelties for sale.
When: Saturday 9 November 2013
For more info: See Quedgeley fireworks display.


Stroud fireworks displays and bonfires 2013


Ebley fireworks display

Venue: Marling School
What’s happening: Expect another huge and impressive fireworks display on the Marling School playing fields from award-winning pyrotechnic company Star Fireworks – with a fun fair and bonfire to boot.
When: Monday 28 October 2013
For more info: See Ebley fireworks display.


Dursley Round Table fireworks display

Venue: Dursley Recreation Ground
What’s happening: A Guy Fawkes competition and wood-fired pizzas are some of the highlights of this year’s bonfire night.
When: Sunday 3 November 2013
For more info: See Dursley Round Table fireworks display.


Bisley Bonfire Night and Fireworks display

Venue: Bisley Recreation Grounds
What’s happening: Kids can take their own guy along to be judged in the annual best guy competition, before the Bisley skies are lit up with fireworks and a roaring bonfire.
When: Saturday 9 November 2013
For more info: See Bisley Bonfire Night and Fireworks display.


Minchinhampton Fireworks Night

Venue: Minchinhampton School
What’s happening: Offering a toasty bonfire, fantastic fireworks display, barbecue, mulled wine and more, Minchinhampton Fireworks Night is sure to go down a treat with families across Stroud.
When: Saturday 9 November 2013
For more info: See Minchinhampton Fireworks Night.


Tewkesbury fireworks displays and bonfires 2013


Halloween disco, bonfire and fireworks

Venue: Tewkesbury Park Hotel
What’s happening: The venue will be hosting a Halloween bonfire night for both children and adults alike, featuring pumpkin carving, fireworks display and food, not to mention two separate fancy dress discos – an early one for the children and a later one for the adults.
When: Friday 1 November 2013
For more info: See Halloween Disco, Bonfire and Fireworks in Tewkesbury.


Tewkesbury Bonfire and Fireworks display

Venue: Vineyards Playing Fields, Tewkesbury
What’s happening: Tewkesbury will play host to a huge bonfire and free fireworks display with Tewkesbury Abbey used as a photogenic backdrop.
When: Saturday 2 November 2013
For more info: See Tewkesbury bonfire and fireworks display.


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