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8 of the best rural village and town Bonfire, Firework & Light Displays across Warwickshire.

In-Light II and Museums at Night, Compton Verney, Sat Nov 4 & Sun Nov 5 

The combination of dark autumnal skies and a rural location makes Compton Verney the ideal place to experience a spectacular and contemporary ‘son et lumière’. Celebrated light artist Luxmuralis will draw upon poetry and nature to create a series of stunning light projections. Wrap up warm and prepare to see the written word and a colourful palette projected onto the famous house’s Georgian façade.


Annual Bonfire and Fireworks Gala 2017, Kenilworth Castle, Sat Nov 4

Kenilworth Round Table’s annual Bonfire has grown into one of the top firework displays in the region set against the wonderful panorama of the Elizabethan castle and gardens, floodlit in a mass of colour for the evening. Gates open at 5.30pm and shortly after the Bonfire is lit. The main display lasts for around half an hour, and is one of the biggest in the Midlands. As well as the entertainment there’s food stalls and warming drinks available.
Bonfire and Fireworks Display, The Bell Alderminster, nr Stratford, Fri Nov 3

The Bell’s annual bonfire and 18-minute fireworks spectacular returns with BBQ food and drink available from 6pm. Featuring the Shakespeare Hospice Firewalk at 7pm; lighting of the Bonfire at 7.30pm; fireworks at 7.50pm followed by live music from Stephen Steinhaus and Dos Gastos Band. Face-painting and glow sticks will be available from the Shakespeare Hospice. Donations are welcome and go directly to The Shakespeare Hospice. Free admission. Gates open from 6pm,  



Bonfire and Firework Display, Bishops Tachbrook, nr Leamington Spa, Fri Nov 3

Held on the meadow of this pretty village there’ll be children’s rides, stalls selling doughnuts, glow sticks, burgersand hot drinks on the night, 7pm.


Fireworks Display, The Red Lion, Hunningham, nr Leamington, Fri Nov 3

Fireworks, an outside kitchen, bar and live music at this very attractive recently revamped riverside village pub with an extensive garden. Adults £3 and kids free.

Main Street, Hunningham, Leamington Spa,Warwickshire, CV33 9DY, redlionhunningham


Warwick Town Bonfire & Fireworks, Warwick Racecourse, Sat Nov 4

This year the town’s annual bonfire is moving into the main Warwick Racecourse grounds. There’ll be two fireworks display’s – a small one around 6pm followed by the main display around 6.40pm; two children’s fun areas, hot refreshments and free parking. Gates Open at 5pm.

Bonfire Night, Hilltop Farm, Hunningham, nr Leamington Spa, Sat Nov 4 

Fireworks night, The Fleur De Lys, Lowsonford, South Warwickshire, Sun Nov 5

A village pub fireworks extravaganza on the banks of the Stratford Canal, 4 miles north-east of Henley-in-Arden. Tickets tend to sell out quite quickly for this

Tickets available at the bar: £6 for adults and £3 for children, 6-9pm, thefleur

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