It’s that time of year to grab your big coat, hat and gloves and wrap up warm as you venture out to enjoy one of the many firework events in and around Bedford. Feast your eyes as the sky is lit up with colourful displays and you eardrums revel in the riotous cacophony of bangs and whizzes.
Dazzling fireworks will light up the night at The Horse and Groom, Clapham. Fireworks start at 7pm and afterwards (at approx 7.45pm) there will be live music from The 55’s.. Check out their Facebook page for tickets
15 High Street, Clapham, MK41 6EQ
Displays kick off at The Bedford Blues, an annual town centre favourite. Doors open at 6pm, with the kids display at 7pm followed by the main display at 8pm. With outdoor bars, funfair and food outlets, wrap up and enjoy the ambience. Buy tickets in advance for online discount.
Goldington Road, Bedford, MK40 3NF
Further afield in Ampthill Great Park, a not for profit ‘special Halloween themed’ Fireworks evening will be led by music from local band the Numbers, alongside fairground rides and amusements. Book tickets in advance on Eventbrite.
Woburn Street, Ampthill, MK45 2HX
The grounds of Kimbolton Castle are a picturesque location for their renowned firework display, with bars, food stalls, funfair rides and live music stages. No need to book in advance just pay on the door – and children go free.
9 High Street, Kimbolton, PE28 0HB
Oakley Sports and Social Club will be hosting fireworks along with bars, BBQ and funfair courtesy of Gumbles. Doors open at 5.30pm with display scheduled for 7.30pm. Buy tickets in advance direct from the Social Club.
Church Lane, Oakley MK43 7RJ
Sharnbrook Scout Group will host their grand display, bonfire * BBQ. Gates open 6.15pm.
Advance tickets available at Pick A Lily Florist and The Co-op in Sharnbrook until Friday 1st November
South Field, Tofte Manor, Sharnbrook MK44 1HH
Moggerhanger Park are hosting an afternoon of merriment from 4pm till 7pm (live fireshow starting at 5.45pm) book tickets in advance to guarantee a place. BBQ, bar, funfair rides and illuminated Drum Parade.
Park Road, Moggerhanger, MK44 3RW
Remember, Remember book your tickets for 5 November!
Scott Primary PTA is hosting fireworks from 5.30pm (display at 6.30pm) on the school site. Tickets can be bought in advance (Eventbrite charge a fee or you can pop into the school office and purchase for cash with no fee) or just turn up on the day. Mini funfair rides and glowsticks will be on offer.
Hawk Drive, Bedford, MK41 7JE
Goldington Green Academy open their gates at 5.30pm with the display starting at 6.30pm. Tickets available on the gate.
Goldington Green, Bedford, MK41 0DP
Stevington Village Hall host their display from 5.30pm and will be serving hot foods and drinks from their licensed bar.
Court Lane, Stevington MK43 7QT