Remember, remember the 5th of November! With a wealth of displays on offer in Essex this Guy Fawks nights, you are sure to witness a great show. Here is the RM guide to fireworks night…
The Compasses Annual Fireworks Party
Bonfire, fireworks display, sparklers & glow sticks. Enjoy a bowl of chilli or a hot dog whilst you enjoy a spectacular fireworks display. “Toucan Jam” will be performing soul & jazz classics in the restaurant providing great live music entertainment for tables that wish to dine a la carte.
Friday 4th November 2011 The Compasses at Pattiswick Fireworks Display at 7:30pm
Billericay Round Table’s 2011 Charity Fireworks Event
The voluntary members of Billericay Round Table and our friends and supporters are proud to invite you to the 42nd Charity Firework Display at LakeMeadows, the largest Charity fireworks displayin Essex! This year’s event will again attract in the region of 17,000 people, who will enjoy a safe and fun evening with the excitement of seeing another spectacular display, along with live entertainment hosted by Martin & Su from Heart FM plusadditional fun for the family.
Saturday 5th November 2011 Lake Meadows Park,Billericay, CM12 OAQ Gates open at 5:30pm – www.billericayfireworks.co.uk
Guy Fawkes Experience at Royal Gunpowder Mills
Join in the celebration of Gunpowder’s most infamous day in history. Secret Island opens at 2.00pm on Saturday and Sunday, 5-6 November for two afternoons of fascinating events and activities telling the story of Guy Fawkes and his Gunpowder Plot, and concluding with a fabulous firework display. See a light-hearted re-telling of the story of the plot in our theatre production, “The Ghost of Guy Fawkes” suitable for all ages and included in your admission price. Meet soldiers andcharacters from the time, and learn about life and food of the Seventeenth Century. Have a go at our craft activities for children including how to make a Guy Fawkes lantern. As darkness falls join in our traditional fireworks party with a spectacular 15 minute firework display, live music, and fairground rides for the little ones. No bonfire night would be complete without something to eat, so visit the newly refurbished café, or for outdoor food our popular Barbecue and Bar will be open specially for the occasion.
Saturday & Sunday 5-6th November, RoyalGunpowder Mills Beaulieu Drive Waltham Abbey Essex EN9 1JY – www.royalgunpowdermills.com
Guy Fawkes Trail – Halstead Public Gardens
Halstead clubs and community groups will be displaying Guy Fawkes in various guises in the beautiful surroundings of Halstead Public Gardens. Pop along and discover a spooky world of GuyFawkes!
Sunday 30th October Halstead Public Gardens, Halstead, Essex – www.thegreatpubcompany.co.uk