Grab your coat because it’s time to embrace the cold with our pick of London’s Top Fireworks Displays – that aren’t already sold out for 2021 – that will keep you and your little Londoners entertained all evening.
A regular on any Bonfire Night list, Battersea Park’s two-day fireworks display is a great family event – particularly the Sunday which will be tailored to families and feature a spectacular new lighting installation by an international group of artists, technologists and designers. Arrive early to grab some supper at the one of the many food stalls and to join in with some traditional Guy Fawkes fun and entertainment before the skies above the Thames are lit up with Battersea’s fantastic fireworks and music display at 7pm.
Sunday Family Night on 7th November | Gates open at 5pm | Book here
Morden Park Musical Fireworks
Delight the little ones with pyrotechnic fire and light displays at Morden Park this year. Alongside funfair rides and a variety of warming food and drink stalls at the street food village, your youngsters will be entertained for hours on end with the family-focussed Disney-themed display or the main James-Bond themed fireworks show for older children.
Saturday 6th November | Gates open at 5.15pm | Book here
Richmond Family Fireworks Night
Richmond Athletic Ground’s fun-filled event promises a spectacular evening of family fun. There’s everything from fun fair rides to craft stalls on offer, as well as myriad food stalls selling mulled wine, burgers and crepes. Then, live entertainment from Richmond-based Basement Door and Studio K are the perfect warm-up for the evening before the big show at 7pm – a dazzling fully-composed fireworks display set to music.
Sunday 7th November | Gates open at 4.30pm | Book here
Barnes Bonfire Night
Celebrate Guy Fawkes in style at Barnes Sports Club’s family-orientated fireworks display in the heart of Barnes Village. It promises a traditional bonfire alongside a spectacular fireworks display alongside the likes of BBQs and mulled wine, while kids will love the entering the Best Guy competition for the chance to to light the bonfire. Sparklers and glowsticks will be available as well as a DJ throughout the evening – get there early to soak up all the fun.
Saturday 6th November, | Gates open at 5.30pm | Book here
Something a little different: Lewes Bonfire Celebrations, East Sussex
If you’re going big for Bonfire Night, head to East Sussex for Britain’s biggest and best Bonfire Night in Lewes. The magnificent bonfire and firework display on the hills around the town are the culmination of a huge carnival organised by seven local bonfire ‘societies’ and nearly 30 visiting groups and marching bands, each with their own parades, traditions and costumes, so there’s something for all the family. There’s no need to book tickets, but using public transport is highly advised as all roads surrounding Lewes will be closed on the day.
Friday 5th November | Starts at 5pm | Find out more here