Fireworks displays across Hertfordshire for Bonfire Night 2019
PUBLISHED: 19:26 27 October 2019 | UPDATED: 09:30 04 November 2019
Remember, remember the fifth of November, gunpowder treason and plot... Bonfire Night 2019 is fast approaching and here are some of the fireworks displays taking place across Hertfordshire this year to mark the occasion.
Spectacular fireworks displays will be held across the county to celebrate Bonfire Night.
With Guy Fawkes Night falling on a Tuesday this year, most displays will take place over the weekend ahead of November 5, although a few will be carried over to Saturday, November 9 and Sunday, November 10 - meaning you can satisfy your fireworks fix two weekends in a row.
If you are wondering where you can see some fireworks in Hertfordshire this year, here's a selection of events taking place.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 1
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Harwood Hill JMI School's fireworks extravaganza will take place on Friday, November 1 - with two spectacular displays.
Organised by the school's PTA, there will be a child-friendly, all zoom, no boom show at 7pm, followed by the main family display.
Tickets cost £6.50 adults and £4.50 children aged four to 16. No tickets will be sold on the gate.
● READ MORE: Two fireworks displays at WGC school
● Welwyn Garden City Football & Social Club's traditional fireworks display will also take place during the evening of Friday, November 1.
After last year's successful display, club officials are using the same professional team for this year's event.
In addition to the fireworks, there will be fairground rides as well as a variety of street food stalls.
This is a ticket only event at the Herns Lane ground. Tickets are £6 per adult and £4 per child.
● READ MORE: WGC Football Club's fireworks night
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2
Now an annual fixture on the town's social calendar, the Hatfield Town Council organised display returns on Saturday, November 2.
Expect plenty of bangs for your money at the Angerland Park & Ride site in Southway, with children's fireworks at 6.30pm, followed by the main family event from 7pm.
Tickets cost £4.50 plus £1 fee in advance, and it is free for under-12s. Tickets are £6 on the gate.
● READ MORE: Town council fireworks night back at Angerland
St Albans, Hertfordshire
The annual St Albans Fireworks Spectacular returns to Verulamium Park on Saturday, November 2.
The display with musical accompaniment is produced by Fantastic Fireworks, double winners of the British Fireworks Championships.
It starts at 7.30pm with advanced adults tickets £7, under-16s £3, and children three and under free.
Tickets are more on the gate on the day.
The annual Cassiobury Park fireworks display in Watford will take place on Saturday, November 2.
The free display will have a 'Kaleidescope' theme.
● READ MORE: Free fireworks display in Watford
The Rotary Club of Brookmans Park will be hosting its firework display at Essendon Country Club in Hertfordshire on Saturday, November 2.
An explosive night is on the cards at Ickleford Sports & Recreation Club in Chambers Lane, Ickleford, Hitchin, on Saturday, November 2.
Gates open at 5pm with the fireworks display due to start at 7pm.
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 3
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Little Heath Primary will be hosting its annual fireworks display at the school on Sunday, November 3, from 4.30pm for a 6pm start.
● READ MORE: Fireworks night at Little Heath School, Potters Bar
Hitchin Priory will be the location for this year's Hitchin fireworks on Sunday, November 3.
Gates open at 4pm with the fireworks starting at 6.30pm.
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5
Stevenage's annual fireworks display will take place at Fairlands Valley Park on Bonfire Night - Tuesday, November 5.
The display starts at 7.30pm but visitors are encouraged to arrive early.
Organisers will be using state-of-the-art equipment at this year's show and the set will be synchronised to music through a rock show sound system.
Please do not bring sparklers or fireworks.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9
The annual Ware fireworks display in Hertfordshire will take place the weekend after November 5 on Saturday, November 9.
The 2019 fireworks extravaganza will take place at its usual location on the corner of High Oak Road and Kingsway.
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 10
Harpenden Rugby Club's annual fireworks extravaganza will take place the weekend after Bonfire Night on Sunday, November 10 at the ground in Redbourn Lane.
● READ MORE: Rugby club's fireworks display in Harpenden
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