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all the must-see firework displays in Somerset

  • places to visit
October 11, 2019

With two destinations in Somerset, Darwin Escapes offers the ideal winter break away in Somerset. Whether you’re looking for a country escape at our Cheddar Woods Resort & Spa location, or after a city break this winter at Bath Mill Lodge Retreat, we have you covered. Take a read below at our post and you’ll make sure you won’t miss out on a spectacular fireworks display on your winter getaway with Darwin Escapes

fireworks at sea

Where: Grand Pier, Weston-super-Mare / Date: 9th Nov / Times: 6.30pm – 9pm / Price: standard ticket £9.50 pp

This annual event is always hugely popular and offers a fantastic fireworks show in aide of Weston Hospicecare. There are standard tickets and gold tickets. Gold ticket holders can enjoy something from the hot food selection and traditional fish and chips on the pier.

  • fireworks start at 8pm
  • all tickets include unlimited ride access
  • Boardwalk Restaurant will be open to purchase food


Where: Yeovil Showground / Dates: 2nd Nov / Times: 5pm – 10pm

Head to the Yeovil Showground for a family friendly firework show in Somerset.

  • funfair rides
  • hot food and outdoor bar
  • fireworks show starts at 8pm

fireworks to music

Where: Avon Valley / Dates: 3rd Nov / Times: 5.30pm – 9pm / Prices: walking £4.50, small car £19

Celebrate the 30th birthday of Avon Valley with them at their fabulous fireworks event which will delight music fans and families alike.

  • music theme spans from 1989 to 2019
  • funfair with rides
  • food and refreshments

hatch charity fireworks

Where: Taunton Racecourse / Dates: 5th Nov / Times: 5pm – 9pm / Prices: Adult £5.50, Child £3.50

Hatch Charity Fireworks are celebrating their 20th anniversary and are inviting you to join them at their spectacular event!

  • traditional bonfire night treats
  • children’s rides
  • hog roast, fish and chips
  • a licensed bar
  • fireworks set to music
  • large bonfire

fantastic fireworks

Where: Longleat Safari Park / Dates: 25th – 26th Oct / Times: 6.30pm / Prices: Adult £29.70, Child £22.27

Spend the day on safari at Longleat, visit the wonderful array of animals before heading to the beautiful and historic house for the spectacular fireworks show.

  • firework event included in day ticket
  • fireworks set to sensational music track

Bath rotary firework display

Where: Rotary Club / Date: 2nd Nov / Times: 7pm – 7.30pm / Prices: Adult £6, Child £4

Enjoy this spectacular annual event at the Rotary Club, which annually raises around £50,000 for local charities. There will be refreshments to tuck into while watching the wonderful fireworks show.

light up lansdown

Where: Bath Racecourse / Date: 1st Nov / Times: 5pm – 9pm / Prices: Adult £6, Child £4

Head to Bath Racecourse for one of the best firework displays in Bath and Bristol. This is one of the most popular events in the local area and offers a fantastic night out for all the family.

  • firework display set to Disney soundtrack
  • 10 minute display with songs including the Lion King, Frozen and Beaty & the Beast
  • 10 meter high bonfire
  • funfair and other entertainment
  • street food and warming drinks

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