What’s happening in Sheffield this bonfire night weekend?

31 October 2017

With Halloween soon to be over, here is the what’s happening in Sheffield over bonfire night weekend.


Don Valley Bowl After Dark

Date: Friday 3 November

Held at Don Valley every year this display features a giant bonfire, fun fair, food stalls and a legendary firework display set to music with Hallam FM and Big John. Event opens at 5:30pm and on until 10pm.
Tickets: Advance ticket price (before midnight on 2nd Nov): Adults (12yrs+) £10 and Children (Under 12) £5. Event day ticket price: Adults: £12, Children: £6, Under 3’s go free.

Meadowhead Gigantic Bonfire

Date: Friday 3 November

This event is held at Sheffield Transport Sport Club. The evening will include a fun fair which is open from 6pm. For children the event will host free shows inside including Punch and Judy and Barney Baloney and free face painting. The firework display will start between 9pm-9:30pm.

Tickets: FREE

The Old Rectory Bonfire and Fireworks Display, Handsworth.

Date: Saturday 4 November.

Gates open for this event at 5pm, with the bonfire being lit at 6pm. The event offers plenty for adults and children to do with bouncy castles, a bar for refreshments and BBQ.

Tickets: £3.50 on door, £4.50 online.


20th Sheffield (Ecclesall) Scout Group’s Bonfire and Firework Spectacular.

Date: Saturday 4 November

Starting at 7pm at Common Lane Park Land. This event holds a bonfire at 7:15pm and spectacular fireworks at 8pm. The event will also provide hot food and refreshments.

Tickets: £4.00 in advance (online only) or £5.00 on the gate. Under 6’s go free!

Grenoside Scout & Guide Group Bonfire and Firework Display.

Date: Saturday 4 November

Held at the Grenoside Scout & Guide HQ. This event features a bar, food, tuck shop, glow sticks and a sparkler area. Gates open at 6pm.

Tickets: £5 AND Under 5’s go free!


Illuminate the Gardens

Date: Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 November

Held at the Botanical Gardens, this sold out event will supply spectacular lighting and fireworks, tasty street food from company’s such as The Gravy Train Poutine, Smoke BBQ Sheffield, Sunshine Pizza Oven, The Ottö-Men and many more. Available for adults also is beers, wines, cocktails from Stancill Brewery, Kelham Island Brewery, Mr D’Arcys Drink Emporium and Coffika.

Tickets: SOLD OUT

Written by Emily Wright

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