BONFIRE NIGHT 2017: Where to see a fantastic firework display in Preston, Chorley and South Ribble

Here is our round-up of events taking place in and around Preston, Chorley and South Ribble this Bonfire Night.

**Friday, November 3, 2017 events:

Preston Grasshoppers Annual Firework Display – Gates open 6 pm, bonfire from 7 pm and fireworks from 8 pm.

Tickets are £5.50, family ticket for two adults and two children is £16.50
There is limited parking available.

Guy Fawkes Evening at Dobbies – Clifton, Nr Preston
During the evening there will be food or supper in the restaurant, followed by a fireworks display.

Astley Bonfire and Fireworks – Astley Park, Chorley
Watch one of the country’s best fireworks display teams light up the Chorley skies.

**Saturday, November 4, 2017 events:

Red Bank Scout Group Bonfire & Firework Display – Duxbury Park, Bolton Road, Chorley – Starts 6.30pm

Free entry, donations please, no private fireworks. Refreshments on sale. Glow novelties on sale on the park only.

Thornton Hall Farm Bonfire Night & Firework Extravaganza – Thornton in Craven, nr. Skipton – Gates open 6pm, display from 7.30pm

The event includes a huge bonfire, live music and entertainment!

Garstang and District Lions Bonfire and Fireworks Night – Garstang
Bonfire from 7 pm, fireworks at 7.30pm

Leyland Round Table bonfire night event – Worden Park, Leyland

The bonfire which raises over £25,000 for local causes each year was attended by over 15,000 people last year. The event will feature a 20-minute firework display. Parking is available at Runshaw College but is not part of the entry ticket price. Tickets are £5 per person and cheaper if purchased in advance from local schools and the Leyland Town Hall reception. Under 5’s are free.

**Sunday, November 5, 2017 events:

Huntleys Bonfire and Firework Display – Huntley’s Farm, Whalley Road, Samlesbury, Preston, PR5 0UN – Gates open 5 pm
The bonfire will be lit at 5 pm with the fireworks display following at 6 pm. Tickets in advance adults and children £5, Under 3’s Free

Guy’s ‘Fabulous Fireworks’ – Bilsborrow, Nr Preston – from 6:30 pm
The event is set to feature a spectacular fireworks display to music, with children’s rides and attractions.

Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service Bonfire – Chorley – Gates open from 5:30 pm, bonfire 7 pm, fireworks 7:30 pm
The event is held at Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service Training Centre, off West Way in Euxton.

Bamber Bridge FC Family Firework Display – Sir Tom Finney Stadium, Brownedge Road, from 4 pm – 9 pm
Get set for a spectacular firework display as they team up with NW Fireworks supplier to ensure the display will be one of the best around.
During the event, there will be children’s rides, candy floss, and hot and cold food. Admission is free with donations on the day gratefully received.

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