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Fireworks Displays 2017 – Our Top Picks in Oxfordshire

Fireworks Displays 2017 – Our Top Picks in  Oxfordshire

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Fireworks Night is one of my favourite nights of the year with wrapping up warm, funfair rides, wellies, hot dogs, mulled wine, glow sticks and of course that amazing smell in the air. We’re spoilt for choice in Oxfordshire with some amazing displays so here are our Little Ankle Biters top picks so you can start planning ahead. Why not sign up to our newsletter to receive these great events directly to your inbox?


Edward Field School Fireworks Event

For the first time, the Friends of Edward Feild School are hosting a fireworks night. There will be hotdogs, burgers, chips and treats to enjoy, along with fairground rides and more.

Children from Edward Feild school will recieve a free ticket. Gates open at 5.30pm with the display beginning at 6.30pm.
No sparklers please. Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult.

Adult Ticket Price £5
Child Ticket Price £3 (Children from the school – free)

Location: Edward Field School, Bicester, Kidlington OX5 2LG

Date and time: Saturday 28th October from 5:30pm


Haddenham Fireworks Night – Superheroes and Villains

Hosted by Haddenham St Mary’s C of E School there will be music, free games, entertainment, bbq and pizza,

Location: Aston Road, Haddenham, Bucks HP17 8AF

Date and time: Saturday 28th October 5pm – 7pm

To book tickets click here


Weston on the Green Village Fireworks Display

The annual village firework display will take place on Saturday 28th October. Entry £1

Location: Weston On The Green Village HallWeston On The Green, Oxfordshire. OX25 3RD

Date and time: Saturday 28th October 6:30pm – 7:45pm

Click here for more details


Nettlbed Fireworks

Enjoy a celebration of both Halloween and Bonfire night at the beautiful grounds of Sue Ryder Nettlebed Hospice annual Fireworks night. Enjoy the spectacular firework display and bonfire, food and drinks stalls, child and adult tombolas and the hotly anticipated children’s Halloween fancy dress competition.

Location: Nettlebed Hospice, Nettlebed. RG9 5DF

Date and time: Saturday 28th October. gates opening at 5pm, Bonfire is lit at 6:30pm, at 6:45pm the Children’s Halloween parade and judging take place with the fireworks display starting at 7:15pm.

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Wooton Halloween Fireworks

Wooton Halloween Fireworks will be synchronised to music. Gates will be open from 5pm serving sausage and mash, bacon rolls and mulled wine.

Location: Wootton Memorial Playing Fields, Wootton, Oxfordshire.

Date and time: Saturday 28th October at 5pm


Bonfire and Fireworks Party at Old Swan and Minster Mill

Celebrate Guy Fawkes night at the Old Swan & Minster Mill with their bonfire and fireworks party. In addition, we will be serving a delicious hog roast and there will be a beer & wine tent.

Location: Old Swan & Minster Mill, Old Minster, OX29 0RN Witney, Oxfordshire

Date and time: Friday 3rd November, 6pm – 9pm

For more details click here


Hanborough Musical Fireworks 2017

The event will include a fairground, BBQ, toasted marshmallows, jacket potatoes, hot and cold drinks and a lot more. A great night and all proceeds go towards village charities. Gates open at 6pm, display starts 7.15pm.

Location: The Pavilion, Roosevelt Road, Long Hamborough OX29 8JG

Date and time: Friday 3rd November at 6pm


Mill lane Fireworks Display in Chinnor

Mill Lane School Firework Display is taking place on  Friday 3rd November – Gates open at 6pm – display at 7pm

Advance ticket price from Chinnor Parish Council office – £5 per person and £20 for a family of 5

Location: Mill Lane Community Primary School, Mill Lane, Chinnor OX39 4RF

Date and time: Friday 3rd November 6pm


Oxford Round Table Display at South Park

Oxford Round Table’s 50th Annual Charity Fireworks Display takes place on Saturday 4th November 2017 at South Park, Headington Hill, Oxford and features: –

  • Their traditional spectacular fireworks display from Kimbolton Fireworks
  • Their equally traditional enormous raging bonfire
  • JACK fm’s soundstage featuring great entertainment from local acts
  • Hebborn’s Funfair
  • Fully licenced bar on site
  • Special family tent, enclosure and viewing area accessible with our new super family ticket

The event is organised and run for free by volunteers from Oxford Round Table and all profits from the event are donated to local charities, with more than £1m raised since their first display in 1967.

Location: South Park, Headington Hill, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX4 1JE

Date and time:  Saturday 4th November. Gates open at 4:30pm with the display starting at 6:45pm

For more information and tickets click here


Thame Fireworks Display

The annual Thame Fireworks Display returns for Bonfire Night 2017 in Oxfordshire.

This is a community event, open to all. It is run by volunteers from the three Thame Primary Schools; Barley Hill, John Hampden and St Joseph’s. All money raised goes to the PTFA of each school and benefits the children of Thame.

Location: Lord Williams Lower School, Towersey Road, Thame. Oxon

Date and time:  Saturday 4th November from 5:30pm

For more information click here


The Charlbury Cricket Club Bonfire & Fireworks Display 2017

This will take place on Saturday 4th November 2017, and we look forward to another great display by the ‘Nick Merry Team’ and to welcoming everyone to another great evening at Charlbury Cricket Club.

Location:  Charlbury Cricket Club Dyers Hill Charlbury, Oxfordshire OX7 3QG

Date and time: Saturday 4th November

For more detail click here


Bicester Round Table and Fireworks Night

A night of fun with Fairground, Bonfire, Music, Hot Food stands and a stand run by Bicester Ladies Circle. Tickets will available on the gate, cheaper advanced tickets will be available online and also Sun Wah, Wah Hong and Bicester Village Visitors centre.

Location: Pingle Field, Bicester, Oxfordshire. OX26 6WB

Date and time:
Saturday 4th November 6pm – 9pm


Wheatley Primary School Display

Wheatley Primary School Fireworks Night is ‪on Saturday November 4th‬, gates open ‪5.30pm‬, display ‪starts at 7pm‬.

There will be a fantastic firework display, live music, fairground rides, hot food, bar, hog roast, fun & games and more

Location: Wheatley CE Primary Academy, Littleworth Road, Wheatley, OX33 1NN

Date and time: Saturday 4th November at 5:30pm

For more information click here



WALLINGFORD 1155 take great pride in organising Wallingford’s annual bonfire night celebrations on the Kinecroft, with a huge bonfire and enormous firework display the event attracts thousands of people from the Wallingford district.

Location: Kinecroft, Wallingford OX10 0DT

Date and time: Sat 4 November at 6pm

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Celebrate Bonfire Night at Mapledurham! Enjoy a fun-filled evening with food stalls, a bonfire and a spectacular firework display.

Just minutes from Reading, Mapledurham is the perfect venue to celebrate Bonfire Night with your friends, family or colleagues.

Location: The Club at Mapledurham, Chazey Heath RG4 7UD

Date and time: Saturday 4 November from 4pm

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There will be a BBQ, Bar and live music to keep you entertained while you wait for the fireworks.

Location: Standlake Village Hall, Rack End, Standlake OX29 7SB

Date and time: Saturday 4 Nov from 6pm



All the fun of the fireworks plus mulled wine and a BBQ too!

Location: Fritwell CE School, East Street, Fritwell, Bicester OX27 7PX

Date: Sunday 5 November

Tickets available through the Friends of Fritwell School or St Wrightons Shop in Fritwell village. Adult – £5.00, Children – 3.50 and Under 4’s – £1.00.



One of Banbury’s biggest displays will again be held in Bodicote. There will be a funfair and refreshments stalls add to the fun.

Location: White Post Road, Bodicote, Banbury OX15

Date and time: Gates open at 6.30pm.


Witney RFC Bonfire and Fireworks Spectacular

This spectacular event will have a hog roast, drinks and fairground rides along with spectacular siaplay.

Location: Witney Rugby Club, Hailey, Witney, OX29 9UH

Date and time: Sunday 5th Nov, fireworks at 19:00,

Click here for more details


Risinghurst & Sandhills Parish Council Fireworks Event

The Risinghurst and Sandhills Parish Council Fireworks Event will take place on Friday 11th November at the Groveland Road Playing Field in Riinghurst.

Location: Groveland Road Playing Field

Date and time: Friday 11th November

For more details click here


If you’re looking for ideas for things to do with your little ones in Oxfordshire and the surrounding areas please click here

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