EVENTS GUIDE: Northamptonshire fireworks 2016

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WHAT: Free fireworks display organised by Northampton Borough Council

WHERE: Racecourse, Northampton

WHEN: Saturday, November 5

TIME: Event opens at 2pm with fairground rides for adults and children and food stalls. Bonfire 6.30pm, fireworks 7pm, event closes 8.30pm


OTHER INFO: More than 18,000 people are expected to attend. Click here for information about parking and getting to the event


WHAT: Superheroes Fireworks Night

WHERE: Duston Mill, Sixfields, Upton Way, Northampton

WHEN: Saturday, November 5

TIME: 5-9pm. Guy Fawkes competition 7pm, first display 7.15pm, bonfire 7.30pm, main display 8.15pm


OTHER INFO: Fireworks display set to music by British Fireworks Champions 2016, fairground attractions, live music and entertainment, hog roast, beer tent, character meet and greet, Guy Fawkes competition, free parking, come dressed as your favourite superhero

TICKETS: Buy in advance or call (01604) 422299


WHAT: Boughton Bonfire Night

WHERE: Boughton Pocket Park, on the corner of Humfrey Lane and Howard Lane, Boughton

WHEN: Saturday, November 5

TIME: 4.30-7pm. Gates open 4.30pm, fireworks 5.30pm by Titanium Fireworks

HOW MUCH: £3 in advance, £4.50 on the gate

OTHER INFO: Food, beverages and glowsticks sold in aid of the Boughton Pocket Park are only on sale inside the park

TICKETS: Call (01604) 842311 or e-mail Also available from Smiths Farm Shop and The Whyte Melville pub

WEBSITE: Boughton Pocket Park


WHAT: Roade Fireworks Display presented by 1st Roade Scout Group and Roade Juniors FC

WHERE: Roade Football Club, Hyde Park Road, Roade

WHEN: Friday, November 4

TIME: Funfair 6pm, bonfire 7pm, fireworks 7.30pm

HOW MUCH: £3 adults, £1 children under 16

OTHER INFO: Clubhouse bar opens at 5pm


WHAT: Parklands Community Centre Annual Fireworks Display

WHERE: Parklands Community Centre, Devon Way, Northampton

WHEN: Saturday, November 5

TIME: Gates open 5pm, fireworks 7pm

OTHER INFO: Fairground rides, BBQ, outside bar, teas and coffee, new flashing novelty lights for sale. The bar will shut while the fireworks are on and open again when they finish


WHAT: Bonfire night at Great Houghton

WHERE: Playing Field , Leys Lane, Great Houghton, Northampton, NN4 OAN

WHEN: Saturday November 5

TIME: 6pm bonfire, 7pm fireworks

HOW MUCH: Adults £3, £2 children

OTHER: Organised by Great Houghton Playing Field Association. There will also be a bar and BBQ




WHAT: Daventry Town Fireworks 2016

WHERE: The Parker E-ACT Academy, Ashby Road, Daventry, NN11 0QF

WHEN: Saturday, November 5

TIME: Gates 6pm, fireworks 7.30pm


OTHER INFO: Hosted by Daventry Town Council with fireworks by MLE Pyrotechnics. Refreshments include burgers, pizza, sweets, toffee apples, doughnuts and a licenced bar

As the fireworks will be set to music organisers would like your suggestions via the Facebook and Twitter pages.

WEBSITE: Daventry Town Council


WHAT: Flore Scout Group presents the Flore Bonfire and Fireworks 2016

WHERE: Brodie Lodge Playing Field

WHEN: Friday, November 4

TIME: Candlelight procession 6pm from Flore Scout Hut at the bottom of Kings Lane, bonfire 6.30pm, fireworks 7.30pm

HOW MUCH: To be confirmed

OTHER INFO: The fireworks budget has doubled this year so expect longer, bigger and louder bangs!

Food, drink and children’s rides are all confirmed and organisers hope to have more announcements soon

TICKETS: To be confirmed


WHAT: Pattishall Bonfire and Firework Display

WHERE: Pattishall Hall and Playing Fields

WHEN: Saturday, November 5

TIME: Gates and cafe 6pm, bonfire 6.30pm, fireworks 7pm

HOW MUCH: Adults £3, children (5-16) £1, under 5s free.

OTHER INFO: A traditional bonfire (guys welcome) and firework display set to music. There will also be a cafe selling hot food, sweets and glow sticks. Disabled, parking and toilets available. The hall is based in School Road, Astcote, NN12 8NN

WEBSITE: Pattishall Parish


WHAT: Hollowell Bonfire Night and Firework Display

WHERE: Hollowell village

WHEN: Saturday, November 5

TIME: Gates 5pm, bonfire 7pm, fireworks 7.30pm

HOW MUCH: £1 per person (including children)

OTHER INFO: Funfair, food outlets, fully licensed bar

WEBSITE: Hollowell Steam Rally




WHAT: Bonfire Night Celebrations: The Gunpowder Plot

WHERE: Boughton House, Kettering

WHEN: Friday, November 4 & Saturday, November 5

TIME: November 4 - gates 6.30pm, fireworks 7.30pm

November 5 Early Evening - gates 4pm, fireworks 5pm

November 5 Late Evening - gates 7.30pm, fireworks 8.30pm

HOW MUCH: Adult full price £12.50, concessions £9

OTHER INFO: The Gunpowder Plot returns to Boughton this year after the success of the 2013, 2014 and 2015 events. A great night out for all the family in one of Northamptonshire’s most spectacular stately homes.

TICKETS: Bonfire Night at Boughton House


WHAT: Wicksteed Park Fireworks Display

WHERE: Wicksteed Park, Kettering

WHEN: Saturday, November 5

TIME: Gates 5pm, fireworks 8pm

HOW MUCH: £5 on the night - babies in arms go free, all other children pay

OTHER INFO: All proceeds will go to developing the natural play area. Free car parking, live entertainment plus funfair (additional cost), free family disco to be held in the Pavilon after the display

TICKETS: Available from the Wicksteed Park website which include a £1.50 postage and packaging fee




WHAT: Brigstock Bonfire Celebrations

WHERE: Brigstock

WHEN: Sunday, November 6

TIME: Gates open/Guy competition 5.30pm, bonfire lighting 6pm, fireworks 6.30pm

HOW MUCH: Tickets are cheaper in advance. Adults £3, children £2 and pre-school free

OTHER INFO: Mulled, wine, hot dogs and novelties for sale

TICKETS: Available from Rosy Briggs, Brigstock Post Office or phone (01536) 373478 or (01536) 373579


WHAT: Wilbarston Bonfire and Spectacular Firework Display

WHERE: Wilbarston village playing field

WHEN: Saturday, November 5

OTHER INFO: Judging of the best guy and pumpkin will be followed by the lighting of the bonfire and fireworks

There will be hot food available and the bar will also be open

Donations towards the event would be welcome.

For further details call 01536 77562




WHAT: Fireworks Frenzy

WHERE: Santa Pod Raceway

WHEN: Saturday, November 5

TIME: 4-7pm

HOW MUCH: Prices are per car - £15 advance, £20 standard (max five people)

OTHER INFO: Live action including Podzilla the Monster Truck, stunt display, drifting, huge bonfire, funfair, catering and bar facilities, plus family entertainment.

TICKETS: Santa Pod Raceway




WHAT: Fireworks hosted by Whitworths Ltd

WHERE: Irthlingborough Cricket Club, Windmill Road, NN9 5RJ

WHEN: Thursday, November 3

TIME: Gates 6.30pm, fireworks 7.30pm




WHAT: Bonfire Night Fireworks at Silverstone

WHERE: Silverstone Circuit, NN12 8TN

WHEN: Saturday, November 5

TIME: Entry to the circuit 2pm - racing from the Walter Hayes Trophy before the fireworks in the evening

Bonfire 5.15pm, fireworks 6pm

HOW MUCH: Adults £5, children 15 and under free

OTHER INFO: More entertainment will be added closer to the event

TICKETS: Silverstone fireworks




WHAT: Ashton Fireworks hosted by Ashton Shool Parents Association

WHERE: Mens Own Rugby Club, Ashton

WHEN: Saturday, November 5

TIME: Gates 6pm, 6.15pm bonfire, 7pm fireworks

HOW MUCH: £3 adult, £2 child

OTHER INFOR: Bar, BBQ, flashing novelty toy stall, raffle with profits going to Ashton Primary School




WHAT: Brackley town fireworks display

WHERE: St John’s Playing Fields, Magdalen College School, Brackley

WHEN: Saturday, November 5

TIME: Gates 5pm with a range of activities provided by locally based

charities and organisations, fireworks 7pm

HOW MUCH: Free admission

OTHER INFO: The event is back after a two year break and is being supported by MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS Formula 1 Team as a thank you to Brackley residents in celebration of their third World Championship victory.


This events guide will continually be updated in the run up to November 5 by the Northamptonshire news team.

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