Bonfire Night & Fireworks Displays in Essex

Are you wondering which spectacular locations in Essex you can visit to witness breathtaking fireworks displays and mesmerizing bonfires on Guy Fawkes Night? Look no further! We have an great list of recommended spots throughout the county of Essex, ensuring that you have the best options available to make your evening truly unforgettable. So, gather your friends and family, grab your sparklers, and prepare yourself for a night filled with excitement and wonder!

1. Fireworks Night, Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Primary and Nursery, Leigh on Sea

28 October 2023 7:00 PM

£ 7 (booking fee applies), Kids under 3 go free!

Don’t miss our spectacular professional fireworks night on Saturday 28th October! With fun for all the family, help us make the night go off with a bang!!!Come and join us for an amazing Firework display at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Primary School and Nursery.

2. Halloween Firework Display, Epping Upper Clapton RFC, Epping

28 October 2023 7:30 PM

Family Ticket £15 (2 adults & 2 children) Additional Child £3 Individual Tickets £5

The biggest event of the season is back!!

EUCRFC presents the spooky spectacular Halloween fireworks display. Get your tickets early as this is set to sell out fast!!! Bring along your best carved pumpkin and enter it into our competition to win a prize!!

3. Barleylands Drive-In Toddler Fireworks Display 2023, Basildon

4 – 5 November 2023 5:00 PM – 6:15 PM

£ 40 – £ 50 per vehicle (max 6 people)

Throughout the evening you will be able to watch the entertainment from within your car, or in your allocated standing area to the right of your vehicle. You can ‘tune in’ to our very own radio station to hear the show played through your car!

The event will kick off at 5pm with entertainment from Skittleman – the best children’s entertainer in Essex! We will end the evening with a stunning, child-friendly Firework Display which starts at 6pm (approx duration 15 mins).

4. Fireworks Night, Rivenhall Oaks Golf Centre, Witham

3 November 2023 5:30 PM

Adult – £9.00 Child – Under 14 £7.00 Family (2 Adults & 2 Children) – £26.00

Our fabulous Fireworks Night is back for 2023! A Family Fireworks display for all the local community to come and enjoy. The licensed bars will be open throughout the evening with a DJ playing music to entertain you.

5. Firework Spectacular, Battlesbridge Antiques Centre, Battlesbridge

4 November 2023 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

£ 10 per ticket – Limited tickets available, Under 2’s free

Battlesbridge Annual Firework Spectacular Includes:

Inflatables from 4pm – 10pm Sparkler on entry Sweets on entry Glitter Tattoos

Making a Guy Fawke’s from 3pm – 4pm – and add him to our bonfire YOU NEED: Old pillow case, jumper and trousers WE PROVIDE: Hay, string, pens, and a little educational talk on Guy Fawke’s

Scooty Wooty Ponies 3pm – 6pm – Ride and Groom – £5 per child Bonfire lighting at 6.30PM

Fireworks at 7.30PM

6. North Weald Fireworks, North Weald

4th November 2023 6:00pm til 9:00pm

Early Bird Adult Ticket £9.60

Early Bird Children’s Ticket (under 16) £6.50

Family Ticket Admits 2 adults and 2 children or 1 adult and 3 children £27.75

Adult Ticket £11.25

Child’s Ticket (under 16) £8.00

We’re pleased to announce that we’ve teamed up with our friends at Hoddesdon Round Table to bring you our Biggest Fireworks Display Ever !

This year we return to North Weald Airfield with a WOOSH and a BANG! This year we’ll be presenting two displays, the first will be suitable for the little ones, this will be followed by a ‘Super Display ‘choreographed to music. We’ll also have exciting rides and games for all the family, delicious vendors serving some amazing street food and a licenced bar serving refreshments!

7. Fireworks Display, Blackmore End Village Hall and Playing Field, Braintree

4 November 2023 7:00 PM

Adults (15 and over) – £10 Under 15s – Free

We are back for our annual fireworks display. Alongside our impressive bonfire and extravagant fireworks, we have food and drink including, pizza, burgers, hotdogs, cake, tea/coffee and a licenced bar.

Gates Open at 5:30pm Fire Lighting at 7pm Fireworks at 7:30pm

8. Fireworks Extravaganza, Clacton Pier, Clacton-on-Sea

4 November

6pm & 9pm


A bumper double display on Saturday November 4 will celebrate Guy Fawkes with one extravaganza for younger children at 6pm and then the normal show at 9pm.

For the first time the earlier display will be a lower noise level for those who do not enjoy the louder fireworks.

All the action takes place at the seaward end of the pier with two large areas set aside for spectators either side of the Jolly Roger Theatre.

9. Fireworks Display 2023, Saffron Walden Round Table, Saffron Walden

4 November 2023 7:00pm

£ 3.00 (suggested donation per person)

As featured In Essex Live ‘best fireworks display in the area to know about‘, Round Table shall once again be lighting up the skies of Saffron Walden on Saturday 4th November 2023 with a visually spectacular show which is choreographed to a brilliant sound track mixed by 3D Events Productions.

By far one of the biggest & best Charity Firework display in the area, the event is attended by over 10,000 people from the communities in and around Saffron Walden.

We will have a feast of fabulous food stalls and a family fun fair!

10. Annual Firework Display, Promenade Park, Maldon

4 November 2023 6:00pm

£ 7 Child / £ 9 Adult / £ 25 Family

Award winning display team Star Fireworks presents the Maldon Annual Firework Display.

Current holders of the National Firework Championship and Best of the best winners title. All the crews are fully trained to the City & Guilds accreditation. Ensuring not only excellence but also event safety.

11. 52nd Fireworks Spectacular, Castle Park, Colchester

5 November 2023 6:00pm

Adult @ £12.00 Child: 5-15 @ £6.00 Child: 3-4 @ £1.00 Child: Under 3 Free

The 52nd Fireworks Spectacular is all set to take place in 2023, and it is going to be an absolutely fantastic show! Our team has put in a lot of hard work to make sure that you have an unforgettable experience at Castle Park Colchester on Sunday, November 5th!

Don’t forget you can find a full list of local events in our events calendar HERE.

We are still gathering events for this year. If you have one to submit, please do so HERE. Thank you

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