13 firework events taking place in Suffolk
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Remember, remember the fifth of November, gunpowder treason and plot. Here are the events happening near you.
Christchurch Park, Ipswich
Fantastic night of fireworks and family fun at Ipswich’s Christchurch Park.
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The fireworks will be cleverly in time with music brought to you by Alchemy Fireworks.
There will also be live music from East Anglia’s band Soul Riot, Essex and Suffolk’s award winning modern choir Funky Voices, and vocalist Chelsea Francis.
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You can expect a bonfire, catering stalls, a bar, a fire performance troupe and a great evening.
Bonfire Night Celebrations
Museum of East Anglian Life, Stowmarket
A spectacular firework display, roaring bonfire and family amusements.
There will be several food stands for you to enjoy including Natural Born Grillers, Jolly Meat Co, Lazy Potato and Chocolate Tiger and Dough & Co.
The bonfire will be lit at 7pm to keep everyone toasty as they enjoy the firework display which starts at 7.30pm.
A great evening for the whole family.
Heveningham Hall Fireworks
Between Heveningham and Walpole
A huge bonfire will set the scene for the firework extravaganza at Heveningham Hall.
Enjoy the traditional funfair along with fish and chips, hog roast, BBQ and lots more.
There will also be live music from Dancing in the Moonlight singers Toploader.
With so much on offer you won’t know what to do first!
Fireworks To Music
Mendlesham Playing Field
Enjoy a firework display to some of your favourite songs.
Head down to Mendlesham Playing Field with your friends and family for an impressive firework show.
Enjoy a variety of hot food and drinks to keep you cosy.
There will also be glow sticks available which are fun for everyone – not just the kids.
The Fantastic Fireworks Gala Night
Foxhall Stadium, Ipswich
If you enjoy banger racing the Foxhall Stadium firework event is for you!
Celebrate Guy Fawkes night by watching the sky illuminate and then be amazed by the banger racing.
There will also be national saloon stock cars taking part.
Wrap up warm and enjoy a night you won’t forget.
Framlingham Firework Spectacular
The Pageant Field
High quality fireworks with unique effects are waiting for you in Framlingham.
There will be a designated area for sparklers brought on the night for the children to enjoy.
A variety of refreshments will be on sale including mulled wine, Earl Soham beer, Hall Farm Butchers hot dogs and burger and Sweet Sunrise Crepes.
That is just the start of the delicious food stalls which will be on offer, so make sure you are hungry.
The Big Night Out
A brilliant firework show, a cosy bonfire, a large funfair, and what makes it better all the proceeds go to local charities.
The Big Night Out normally has 10,000 people attend the grounds at Long Melford Hall.
The firework display is choreographed by Pains Fireworks who are the longest established firework display company with its roots dating back to the 15th Century.
The show will last 30 minutes and goes off with a series of thunderous bangs as rockets soar into the darkness.
A fun night of fireworks, delicious hot food and a Christmas fair.
Enjoy a browse through the Christmas fair followed by a 20 minute firework display.
The gates open at 6pm and the display starts at 7.30pm.
The night is also a fundraising event for Hadleigh United Football Club.
Family Friendly Fireworks
Wrap up warm and watch a free firework display in Rendlesham.
Rendlesham favourites The Wandering Grill and Wood Fired PizzaPaella will be on site providing hot food.
The Rendlehsham Scouts will be providing hot drinks and sweets, all at reasonable prices.
Make sure you have a go on the fun fair too!
For more details contact the Rendlesham Parish Council on 01394 420 207.
Abbey Gardens Charity Fireworks
Bury St Edmunds
Watch a superb firework display in the picturesque settings of Abbey Gardens.
There will be plenty of food and drink stalls for the whole family to enjoy.
The money raised from the stalls, fun fair and tickets will be distributed to local good causes and charities.
Gates open at 4.30pm so you can really make an afternoon/evening of it.
Due to the success of last year the Kesgrave fireworks night will be returning to Kesgrave High School.
Gates open at 4pm and there will be face painting, live music, stilt walkers, and food and drink stalls.
The fireworks will light up the sky at 6pm – last year 3,000 people attended.
To get tickets you will need to go to The Bell pub in Main Road.
Fireworks Fun Night
Make your way to St Alban’s Catholic High School for a night of fireworks and fun.
Gates open at 6pm and there will be stalls, games, a BBQ and lots more.
The fireworks will begin at 7.15pm and free parking is available.
Grundisburgh Playing Field
Be amazed by the firework display by the 1st Grundisburgh Scout Group.
Gates open at 4.30pm ready for the 6pm firework show.
Adult tickets are £6, child tickets £4 and a family ticket is £18.
For further details call 01473 735352