Bonfire and fireworks events in Yorkshire

PUBLISHED: 09:00 30 October 2018 | UPDATED: 09:02 30 October 2018




A guide to some of the spectacular community bonfire and firework displays taking place around Yorkshire this month

Bonfire Night in Goole by Peteris DancsBonfire Night in Goole by Peteris Dancs

27th October

Musical Firework Spectacular 

Sledmere's firework event returns for a third year with a ‘Out of this World’ themed bonfire evening. There will be a children’s funfair, food stalls, a licence bar and bonfire. The entrance is at Castlegate situated on the easterly side of Sledmere village (YO25 3XR) where you will be directed straight into the free car park.  Gates open and bonfire lit at 5:30pm and the fireworks display and ‘after party’ will start at 8pm.

Price: Adult £10, Children £5.50, Family £32

Sledmere House, Sledmere, Driffield, Yorkshire YO25 3XG


3rd November

Fireworks and Bonfire at Thornton Hall Farm Country Park

Thornton Hall Farm will be hosting a fireworks display with over 5000 fireworks, a huge bonfire, live music and much more. Gates open at 6pm with the fireworks commencing at 7.30pm, please note there will be no entry after this time.

Price: Adult £10, child £8

Thornton Hall Country Park, Thornton-in-Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23 3TJ


3rd November

Fabulous Fireworks at Lightwater Valley Theme Park

If you're at Lightwater Valley Theme Park on November 3rd you will be treated to some additional fireworks as part of your admission fee. 10 minute firework show is choreographed to music and set over the Swan Lake

Price: £24 for park admission

Lightwater Valley Theme Park, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 3HT


3rd November

Bonfire Night at Bolton Abbey

The annual bonfire and firework display by the banks of the River Wharfe in the shadows of the Priory Ruins returns to Bolton Abbey.

Gates open at 4:00pm; Fire lit at 6:00pm; Fireworks at 7pm

Price: Adults £12.50, Children (4-16) £8 (children aged 3 and under are free of charge and do not require a ticket)

Bolton Abbey, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 6EX


3rd November 

Elland Round Table Charity Bonfire and Firework Display

This is Calderdale’s largest public bonfire and firework display which includes a children’s firework display as well as a main bonfire and firework show plus a performance by the Hellfyre Magpies – a dance display team. There are also food stalls, game stalls, fairground rides and music. Gates open 5.30pm.

Price: Adults £5 Children £2.50

Hullen Edge Recreation Ground, Elland


4th November

Cannon Hall Farm Bonfire Spectacular 

Cannon Hall Farm is once again hosting their spectacular bonfire day event that finishes with a bonfire lit at 5pm and a fireworks display at 6.30pm. This year there will even be a DJ and some special children’s entertainment, Tickets cover farm admission, indoor and outdoor play, tractor and trailer rides and free rides on the mini fairground.

Price: £10.95pp, Under 2s Free.

Cannon Hall Farm, Cawthorne, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S75 4AT


5th November

Bonfire Night in Goole

Bonfire Night in Goole is a community event, with children, young people, adults and schools working on the project.

Gates open at 5.30pm and the event includes a lantern procession, bonfire, fireworks display, funfair and food stalls 

Price:  £3 per person or £10 for a family ticket of 2 adults and 2 children or 1 adult and 3 children

West Park, Goole DN14 6XA


5th November

Leyburn Bonfire Night

A spectacular community event which is bound to light up the sky over Leyburn Shawl, North Yorkshire. It is held on Leyburn Shawl play area which offers a large venue to enjoy Bonfire Night in safety. Enjoy an event with great community spirit in safety, with refreshments on hand to help keep your warm. It’s considered one of the best family events of the winter months.

Price: Free

Leyburn, North Yorkshire






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