Guy Fawkes Night - Bonfires and Fireworks in Suffolk 2015
"Remember, remember the 5th of November, gunpowder treason and plot. For I see no reason why gunpowder treason should ever be forgot" Bonfire Night is a uniquely British celebration that can be enjoyed by the whole family. There are lots of displays across the county this year, so take a look at our list and find the one that suits you best. Remember: Small children will love the beautiful fireworks, but may be frightened by the loud bangs - if you have a pair of ear defenders handy do take them along with you!
Guy Fawkes Night - Bonfires and Fireworks in Suffolk 2015
Fireworks in Ipwich
- Where Christchurch Park, Soane Street, Ipswich, Suffolk IP4 2BE
- When Saturday 31st October, 6.00 pm: Gates open, 8.00 pm: Fireworks commence
- How much Advance Ticket: Child £4.00 Adult £6.00 Gate Price (cash): Child £6.00 Adult £8.00 Under 5’s FREE. TICKETS ON SALE FROM OCTOBER 1ST. Musical firework display and fancy dress party. A family friendly event with funfair and food.
- Where: Whitton united Football CLub, King George V Playing Field, Old Norwich Rd, Ipswich, IP1 6LE
- When November 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
- How much Adults £3.00 children £2.00
- Where: Greshams, Ipswich 312 Tuddenham Road, IP4 3QJ Ipswich, Suffolk
- When: Oct 31st Doors open at 6.00pm
- How much: Adult members £4.00 adult non member £5.00 children 5-15 £2.50 unders 5s FREE
- Where Bloomfields/Quinton Rd, Ipswich IP6 8DA
- When Saturday 7th November, FIREWORKS DISPLAY AND TORCHLIGHT PROCESSION ON SATURDAY 7TH NOVEMBER. TORCHES WILL BE SOLD AT THE HURSTLEA ROAD CAR PARK FROM 6PM. THE PROCESSION WILL PROCEED TO BLOOMFIELDS FOOTBALL GROUND VIA BARRETTS LANE AND QUINTON ROAD AT 7PM. THE FIREWORKS DISPLAY AT BLOOMFIELDS WILL BEGIN AT 7.30PM. ADMISSION TO THE FIREWORKS DISPLAY WITH A TORCH IS £5 AND WITHOUT A TORCH IS £4
- Where: Ransomes Sports and Social Club Sidegate Avenue, Ipswich, IP4 4JJ
- When: November 6 @ 6:15 pm
- How much: Adults £4 Child £3 (age 4-18). On the gate Adults £5 Child £4 Tickets available from Spar Woodbridge Road 01473 272907 Ipswich, Co-op Colchester Road (near Northgate High School) 01473 728650 Premier Store Freehold Road 01473 729076.
Fireworks in St Edmundsbury
- Where Abbey Gardens, Bury Saint Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 1XL
- When Saturday 7th November, 6.00pm: Gates open, 7.30pm: Display starts
- How much Advance Ticket (TBC): Child £4.00 Adult £5.00 Family: £15.00 Gate Price (TBC): Child £5.00 Adult £6.00 Family: £20.00 Tickets available in Sainsburys and Tescos in BSE from 1st October. Available on-line from The Apex box office from mid October.
Fireworks in Mid suffolk
- Where Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, Suffolk IP14 6AT
- When Friday 30th October, 4.00pm: Gates open, 7.30pm: Fireworks commence
- How much Child £2.00 Adult £3.00 Concession £2.00
- More Details Halloween costume competition, Magician and Halloween games, Bring your own carved pumpkin to enter the best Pumpkin design, Family fun fair -Food and drink stalls, Bar, entry price includes a FREE Face Painting for each.
- Where Museum of East Anglian Life, Stowmarket, Suffolk IP14 1DL
- When Saturday 7th November, 5.30pm: Gates open, 7.00pm: Bonfire lit, 7.30pm: Fireworks begin
- How much Gate Price: Child £4.00 Adult £5.00 (no family ticket on the night) More Details Spectacular fireworks display, roaring bonfire, Old Tyme Amusements and traction engines in steam. Food and refreshments provided by the Osier Cafe will be available to buy throughout the evening.
- Where Walberswick IP18 6UA
- When Thursday 5th November,
- More Details Come over for drinks & pudding after Walberswick's bonfire & fireworks.
- Where Kiln Lane, Stowlangtoft IP31 3JZ
- When Saturday 7th November, 6.00pm: Gates open and bonfire lit, 7.15pm: Grand firework display starts
- How much Gate Price: Child (6-16) £2.50 Adult £5.00 Infants 5 and under free. More Details Bar, hot food, candyfloss and tombola throughout the evening. Free car park opposite entrance gates.
Fireworks in Waveney
- Where Pleasurewood Hills, Leisure Way, Corton, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 5DZ
- When Saturday 31st October, 6.30pm: Display starts (to be confirmed)
- How much Advance Ticket: Child £14.00 Adult £14.00 Gate Price: Child £15.00 Adult £15.00 Guests under 1m tall receive free entry. More Details Monster Treasure Hunt, Spooky Face Painting, Pumpkin Carving. Ticket will give you entry to the park, all shows, all rides (except HoBs PiT) and SELECTED Halloween attractions.
- Where Heveningham Hall, Heveningham, Halesworth, IP19 0QA
- When Saturday 7th November, 5.30pm: Gates open, 6.00pm: Display starts (The firework display is dependent on traffic control and will be anytime between 6pm and 7.30 pm). Online ticket sales will be available shortly (please note there is a transaction charge of £2) or advance tickets can be purchased from the following participating vendors: Halesworth Wine Shop, Halesworth Golf Club, Laxfield Co-op, Huntingfield Arms
- How much Advance Ticket: Vehicle £20.00 (free parking) Pedestrians Child (4-14) £5.00 Adult £7.00, Gate Price: Vehicle £25.00 (free parking) Pedestrians Child (4-14) £5.00 Adult £7.00 More Details Funfair, bar and refreshments from 5.30 pm. Fish & chips, BBQ, hog roast, candy floss, mulled wine and more!
Fireworks in the Suffolk Coast
- Where Felixstowe & Walton United Football Club The Goldstar Ground, Dellwood Ave, Felixstowe, IP11 9HT
- When Sunday 1st November, 4.30pm: Gates open 6.30pm: Display starts
- How much Advance Ticket: Child (under 16) £3.00 Adult £5.00 Family ticket £13.00 Gate Price: Child (under 16) £5.00 Adult £7.00 Under 5’s FREE. More Details: Funfair, entertainment, BBQ, pizza
- Where Pageant Field, Framlingham, Woodbridge, Suffolk IP13
- When Saturday 7th November, 6.00pm: Gates open, 6.30pm: Bonfire lit, 7.30pm: Firework display commences
- How much Advance Ticket: Child (3-16) £2.50 Adult £5.00 Gate Price: Child (3-16) £4.00 Adult £6.00 Advance tickets on sale from 1st October until 6th November, from the Town Council office in Riverside on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays as well as Friday 30th October and Friday 6th November 10am-12.30pm. You may also order tickets by post, enclosing a cheque made payable to Framlingham Town Council and a stamped addressed envelope.
- More Details There is a designated area for sparklers which may be bought on the night, (no sparklers may be brought onto the field). Refreshments will be on sale, including mulled wine, Earl Soham beer, burgers, hot dogs, candy floss, speciality coffees, waffles and ‘The Moving Plaice’ Fish and Chips. Framlingham Guides will also be providing hot and cold drinks.
Fireworks in Barbergh
- Where The Delphi Centre, Newton Road, Sudbury CO10 2RR
- When Sunday 1st November, 5.30pm: Gates open, 6.30pm: Display starts
- How much FREE ENTRY
- More Details Large car park onsite, hot and cold food available, Licensed bar. Contact 01787 372331
- Where Boxford, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 5DX
- When Saturday 31st October,6.30pm: Lantern Parade begins, 7.45pm: Display starts How much Advance Ticket: Child £3.00 Adult £5.00 Gate Price: Child £4.00 Adult £6.00 Advance tickets available from the village shops. More Details Food and drink will be available, as well as an inflatable fun park for children. Bring your own home-made lantern, or attend a lantern-making workshop in the village.
- Where Colchester Castle Park, Colchester, CO1 1TJ
- When Thursday 5th November, 6.00pm: Gates open, 7.00pm: The Guy Procession, 7.30pm: Fireworks
- How much Advance Ticket: Child £4.00 (4-15 years) Adult £8.50 (16 years and over)Under 4's FREE but need a ticket. TICKETS ARE ONLY AVAILABLE UP TO 4.30PM ON THURSDAY 5TH NOVEMBER - NO tickets sold on the gate.Tickets are on sale from the Mercury Theatre (01206 573948 opening hours of 10am – 6:30pm) and Colchester Tourist Information Office (01206 282920 opening hours of 10am – 5pm) More Details Raising funds to support people and groups with special needs living in the local community. Entertainment provided by Michael J Fitch
- Where Melford Hall Park CO10 9AA
- When Friday 6th November, 6.00pm: Gates open, 7.30pm: Ignition of giant bonfire decorated with Guys made by local school children, 8.00pm: £11,000 Pains Firework Spectacular.
- How much Advance Ticket: Child £3.00 Adult £5.00 Gate Price: Child £5.00 Adult £7.00 Tickets available from The Bull Hotel, Cherrylane Garden Centre, Landers Bookshop, Sheridans Estate Agents ON SALE FROM OCTOBER 9TH More Details Conditions of Entry: - No Fireworks (not even sparklers) - No Alcohol. Contact: Andrew Hagger 07980 526067
- Where Millfield, Tinkers Lane, Duke Street, Hadleigh, Suffolk, England, IP7 5NG
- When Friday 30th October, 6.00pm: Gates open, 8.00pm: Fireworks begin
- How much Advance Ticket: Child (under 16) £3.50 Adult £4.50. Gate Price: Child (under 16) £4.00 Adult £5.00 Under 5’s FREE
- More Details Christmas shopping market, small children's rides
Sproughton Bonfire, Fireworks & BBQ
- Where Sproughton Millennium Green, Lower Street, Sproughton, Suffolk IP8 3AD
- When Friday 6th November, 7.00pm: BBQ, 7.15pm: Bonfire, 8.00pm: Fireworks
- How much Gate Price (by donation): Child £2.00 Adult £5.00 Under 4's FREE
- More Details BBQ selling reasonably priced food. Car parking available at the school in Church Lane (if not wet) - only £1/car or car parking in village. Limited disabled parking is available on the Green - please report to the steward on duty at the gate. No other gimmicks for the children to nag for!