The Best Firework Displays in Dorset

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By NewsPipe | Friday, November 02, 2012, 12:09

Find a Fireworks Display Near You! Next Monday is Guy Fawkes Night so it's time for a run down of the best displays around, in case you haven't decided where to go just yet. Some are tomorrow (Saturday 3rd) while others keep it tradition on Monday 5th.

Friday 2nd November Displays

Corfe Castle Fireworks Display & BBQ

The Greyhound Inn, Live music from 9pm; fireworks over Corfe Castle & a delicious BBQ. Fireworks from 7.30pm. Families welcome.

Wareham Halloween Fireworks and Torch Procession

Wareham Rugby Club

Live Music, Licenced Bar, Food, Fairground Rides, Spectacular Firework Display, £5 adults, £1 Children, starts at 7pm, torch procession starts at Wareham Town Hall at 6.30pm.

Saturday 3rd November Displays

Wimborne and Colehill Fireworks

St Michaels C of E Middle School

Claims to be Dorset's longest firework display firing an impressive 15,210 fireworks last year. The display is expected to last 20 minutes, with a supervised sparkler zone, professional catering and very reasonable prices (Adults £5, Children £3). Gates open at 4.30pm, fireworks are at 7pm. For more info visit:

Also, theres a park and ride facility from Wimborne Market so you don't have to hunt for a place to park near the school.

Piddle Valley First School Bonfire & Firework Display

Bonfire Night event with professional firework display. Hot food and drinks available. Gates open at 6pm. Admission prices: Adults £4, Children £2 (under 4s free). Come along to enjoy this fantastic evening and help raise money for Piddle Valley First School. Gates open at 6pm. Visit:

Stanpit Recreation Ground Bonfire & Fireworks

Stanpit, Christchurch

Community Bonfire & Fireworks Spectacular organised by the Christchurch Rotary Club. Gates open at 5pm, fancy dress competition at 5.45pm, Bonfire at 6.15pm, Gugge Band at 7pm and fireworks at 7.45pm. Food stalls, face painting and free parking at 2 Rivermeet Leisure Centre.

Adult    £5, Child £2, Family £10

Dewlish Bonfire and Firework Display

Every year the Dewlish Cricket Club put on an astonishing display of fireworks with a huge bonfire. This year the display will be even bigger. 6pm Moats Field, Dewlish


Firework Extravaganza

An explosive evening of tank action and fireworks as The Bovington Tank Museum. There will be entertainments, traders, refreshments and plenty of free parking. Simply wrap up warm and buy your tickets on the gate for an evening to remember! 5pm Gates, 6.30 Bonfire, 7pm Vehicle display from ATDU and Tank Museum, 8pm Fireworks. Adults £4, Children £3

Monday 5th November Displays

Weymouth Community Guy Fawkes Celebrations

Weymouth Pavilion, Beach & Bay

A wealth of family Guy Fawkes entertainment, including Fireworks, Guy Fawkes Competition, Fun Fair and Beach Bonfire with many special guests and visitors including the Mayor of Weymouth and Portland enjoying the fun. The climax of the evening will be a fabulous Free International Firework Display at 7.20pm over Weymouth's moonlit bay.

Beach Bonfire lit at 7.00 pm and Firework Display at 7.20 pm with the Fun Fair in the Pavilion Forecourt from 2.00 pm to 10 pm.

Fireworks at Dorchester Rugby Club.  

Music and childrens enteratinment. Food and drink stalls

Gates open at 6.00pm, fireworks at 7.30pm



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