Fireworks Display and Bonfire Night in York (and nearby!) 2023

Fireworks displays and Bonfire Night in and around the York area.   There are some displays both before and after Bonfire Night too, so you could go to more than one even if you wanted! Always check with the individual venue prior to the date (in case things change after I have written this!). 

Also for a bit further afield, have a look at our list of fireworks displays in the rest of Yorkshire.

Have a look at our list of Bonfire and Fireworks events in York and nearby this year.


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North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service

Sat 4 Nov 2023, 4:00PM

North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service is delighted to invite you to attend our 6th annual community Bonfire and Firework display at Rawcliffe Bar Country Park.

The event is in support of the Firefighters charity and is supported by YorkMix Radio and live music from local band CHU MA SHU. There will be a Fantastic Raffle, fun fair, food and drink stalls for all the family to enjoy and obviously a huge bonfire finished of with a fantastic firework display.

We look forward to the event and to welcoming you all on the night.

Buy tickets here.


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Poppleton Fireworks and Bonfire, York, North Yorkshire

5 NOVEMBER 2023 17:00 – 21:00

Book your tickets here for Poppleton’s annual Bonfire & Firework Spectacular at the Poppleton Community Centre on Main Street, Upper Poppleton, YO26 6JT.

What’s On It’s a great evening with a Huge Bonfire, Fantastic Fireworks, Delicious Food options, Hot Drinks, a Bar and fun for all the family – plus the YO1 Radio Roadshow! 

YO1 Radio Roadshow Get there early and enjoy the extra sparkle this year from our YO1 Radio Roadshow from 5.00pm through to 9.00pm.

Our Generous Sponsors  This year’s event is generously sponsored by:

Hudson Moody, an award winning independent firm of Estate and Letting Agents specialising in residential property for sale and rent in York and surrounding villages. See their website:

Ellers Farm Distillery – A new state-of-the-art distillery based in York, with a mission to make the best quality spirits in the most sustainable and ethical way. Distillery Tours are available to see the end-to-end production process and enjoy sampling the range of spirits at their Visitor Centre at the Distillery in Buttercrambe near Stamford Bridge. To find out more, visit

Batchelors Motor Group – for Suzuki and Mitsubishi Sales, Service and Parts in York. For TLC not PLC choose Batchelors Motor Group. Find us at

Timings Gates open at 5.00pm, the bonfire’s lit at 6.15, the firework display kicks off at 7.00 and the whole event closes at 9.00pm.

Tickets are just £12 for adults, £6 for children aged 5-16 and Free for under 5s.

(Poster from previous year)

bonfire and fireworks near yorkStamford Bridge Bonfire and Fireworks

Where – Primrose Hill, Buttercrambe Road, Stamford Bridge, YO41 1AW. Behind the nursery.

Come and join our community bonfire and fireworks. Open to everyone!

Event date – Saturday 4th November 2023

Gates open – 17.30 – 18.30, fireworks 19.00, event finishes at 20.00.

All tickets include a hot dog and hot chocolate and bonfire toffee!

Sparklers are 2 for £1 on the evening.

** Grand Prize raffle and bottle raffle on the evening, so bring some cash along to join in! **

The event is open to all, so please let friends know too!

We aim to cater for everyone if we can. We are serving hot dogs and hot chocolate as standard. If you have any allergies or other dietary requirements, please e-mail by 27th October.

Very limited parking only available for disabled badge holders. Please walk from Stamford Bridge which takes about 5-7 minutes.

Tickets also available from Stamford Bridge Post Office.

All proceeds to Stamford Bridge Scout Group, registered charity 517561


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Sledmere House, near Driffield, East Yorkshire

Sledmere, Driffield YO25 3XG

Musical Fireworks Spectacular 2023

Saturday 28th October 2023
4.00pm – 9.00pm

4.00pm – 9.00pm

It’s the 8th year of our fantastic Musical Fireworks Spectacular event and we cannot wait!

We are hugely excited for our Musical Fireworks Spectacular 2023 with this year’s theme: ‘MUSICALS!’ We’ll have some fantastic musical numbers and recognisable songs to accompany the most amazing big bangs and mesmerising colours lighting up the sky above Sledmere House and Gardens!

The Coach House Café will be on site offering some hot and tasty bonfire treats and refreshments. You can also enjoy all of the funfair rides and attractions before the display begins, and watch the huge bonfire crackle away.

Gates, Fun Fair and Food Outlets open from 4.00pm and the display will begin at 7.30pm.

The fantastic Fireworks display team Blaze are back with us this year, alongside Pulse AV on sound and lighting, plus we are thrilled to have The Driffield and Wolds Weekly as our media partners again this year!


Adult ticket: £12.50

Child ticket (age 3 -16): £7.00

Family ticket (2 adults/2 children): £37.00

Under 3’s: Free

Click here to purchase your Fireworks tickets online.


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Fireworks at Sledmere


Pocklington Bonfire Night

West Green, Pocklington.

5th November 2023

5.00pm Gates Open

5.30pm Bonfire Lighting

6.45pm Fireworks

Please note Sparklers are NOT permitted on the site.

The event takes place at WEST GREEN, next to Pocklington School.


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Sky Magic Events

Driffield Showground

5th November 2023

Join us for a bigger than ever Fireworks Spectacular on 5 November!NEW for 2023 A Traditional Noise Professional Fireworks Display with the biggest and best effects available from Europe and China.  Featuring Fireworks from Europe, Large calibre Shell Effects throughout with a fantastic choice of visual display cakes – Noise, Colour and Wow Factor!

Traditional Funfair with Children’s Rides

We have again joined up with Great Driffield Radio for in-car and on- foot entertainment and they are promising a fun filled night.

Featuring ‘James Lomas’ our Fabulous Singer who will entertain you with his medley of music AND Beverley & District Pipe Band who will be performing a traditional set for you.

Our 2023 Food Village, featuring fantastic local providers with new suppliers this year. They will be providing a great choice of savoury and sweet options to tempt you.  There will also be hot and cold drinks available.

Our professional Firework Display Company, The Fireworkers Ltd, Driffield have fired thousands of large scale public displays in the UK and Europe, they regularly compete in national competitions and are highly commended.  They bring their experience and passion for fireworks to us at Driffield this year and are promising a really great, long duration, bigger and better show in 2023.  Always striving to give the best possible show, The Fireworkers have performed at Driffield for many years prior to working with us at Sky Magic, they will be designing a fabulous show for you.

VIP Drive in Parking Available with seating space next to your car on the main display field (Advance Purchase ONLY you must purchase a VIP Parking Pass)  Limited Availability.



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Sky Magic Events

Scampston Hall

4th November 2023

A night of spectacular Pyromusical Fireworks, choreographed to a popular soundtrack from music Legends!  Sing and dance along to classic tracks from the past as well as some more popular up to date favourites!  Watch our Facebook page and website as we share our design ideas and snippets of the soundtrack.

Our award winning display team at The Fireworkers in partnership with Imperial Lotus Southeast, are promising a spectacular pyromusical show for you, with some of the most stunning firework effects available from around the world and a great duration for the show.  We are all looking forward to seeing them perform again at Scampston Hall.  Entertainment from our media partners Coast & County Radio and with James Lomas Singer its sure to be a fabulous fun filled night of music & fireworks!

Flames and Pyrotechnic show also themed to a well known, popular track echoing some great memories of an iconic ‘Legend’, this will ‘warm you up’ for the main display and will give a great evening of entertainment!

Traditional Funfair with Children’s Rides

Featuring ‘James Lomas’ our Fabulous Singer who will entertain you with his medley of music AND Beverley & District Pipe Band who will be performing a traditional set for you.

Our 2023 Food Village, featuring fantastic local providers with new suppliers this year. They will be providing a great choice of savoury and sweet options to tempt you.  There will also be hot and cold drinks available.

Concessions for Carers of Disabled Ticket Holders (please email for details

Sky Magic Events team very much look forward to seeing you all again at the beautiful Scampston Hall, this year on the traditional weekend of Guy Fawkes, its going to be a great evening of Fireworks!


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Selby Bonfire and Fireworks

Scott Road Community Field.

4th November 2023

Planning is well underway for Selby Bonfire and Fireworks

The event is another FREE event for all the family provided by Selby Town Council, however, donations are gratefully received by the Charity collectors on the gate.

The gates open at 6.00pm, come along and enjoy the children’s fairground rides while you wait for the bonfire to be lit at 6.30pm by the Mayor of Selby, Cllr Wendy Nichols.

Enjoy burgers, hog roast, hot dogs, candy floss and doughnuts while you wait for the first of the 2 firework displays at 7pm and 7.45pm. Keep warm with a coffee and a hot chocolate while the children have fun on the rides and stalls.

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Selby Bonfire


Fireworks at The KP – Pocklington, East Yorkshire

Sunday 5th November 2023

Kilnwick Percy Resort (The KP) in Pocklington are hosting fireworks also provided by the Fireworkers of Driffield, so it promises to be a good night.  There is also food, children’s rides and a sweetie cart.  

Entertainment begins at 5.30pm and Fireworks at 7.30pm.

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Previous events still to be announced



Langlands Bonfire Party and Fireworks Display,


To be announced for 2023


The Famous Langlands Firework Night celebration is back! Langlands Garden Centre is well-known for putting on an incredible show for its firework display. These are the dazzling firework displays you won’t want to miss! The skies will be lighting up in Shiptonthorpe on the 4th of November 2022!

This family-friendly event is set to be a great night out for everyone to enjoy.
Children under 5 years old can visit for FREE!…/42397


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Easingwold Bonfire and Fireworks

Saturday 4th November 2023


Stamford Bridger Bonfire and Fireworks

Saturday 4th November 2023

Primrose Hill, YO41 1AW

It’s back for 2023…
York’s biggest and best value bonfire and fireworks event is in Stamford Bridge!
It’s on Saturday 4th November.
Tickets on sale soon.

Flamingo Land 

Kirby Misperton, Malton YO17 6UX

Website to be updated


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Fireworks at Flamingo Land




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Let me know if there are any more Fireworks Displays and Bonfire Night events in York – and check back to see what else is added!

1 thought on “Fireworks Display and Bonfire Night in York (and nearby!) 2023”

  1. I love standing by a bonfire and watching fireworks. I just wish that the clocks did not go back at the end of October…I’m not such a fan of the dark winter nights!

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