The Best Bonfire Night and Firework Events in Glasgow
Here are some of the best places to see the fireworks in Glasgow this Bonfire Night!
Date published: 3rd Nov 2023
Whilst the pre-pandemic main Bonfire event in the city, Glasgow Green Fireworks Event, has again been cancelled this year, do not fear as elsewhere in the city and its surrounding towns, there are events painting the sky with explosions of colours, that you and your family can attend and make the most of the Bonfire night celebrations.
The tradition of Bonfire Night is one of the nation's favourite Autumnul celebrations, families and friends stood side-by-side, mouths agape, warmed by the bonfire, watching some truly impressive displays. So, if you're wondering where to watch the fireworks in Glasgow this year, then do not fear, as we've got a list right here for you!
Experience the magic at the Glasgow North East Fireworks Festival, hosted by Community Events Scotland at Glasgow Fort on November 5th. From 11 am to 10 pm, enjoy an action-packed day featuring live music from The Drifters and Motown at 6 pm, leading up to a stunning 7:30 pm fireworks display.
The day-long event will also offer a diverse range of entertainment in the hours leading up to the display, including a princess pantomime, local music performances, a thrilling wrestling show, and a funfair with rides and shows. Delicious bites from pop-up food stalls will tantalize your taste buds, and the best part is, tickets are free! Don't miss this Glaswegian family fireworks extravaganza!
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Get ready for an explosive evening of family fun at the annual Lenzie Family Fireworks on Friday, November 3rd! This event promises to be bigger and better than ever, with an award-winning fireworks display by Nemesis Fireworks that will light up the Glasgow sky. Kids will be delighted by the funfair, while adults can savour a delectable selection of food and drinks.
Don't forget to bundle up for the chilly night and support the Lenzie Rugby Club by purchasing glow toys from their official sellers, with proceeds funding a new clubhouse. A massive shoutout to the event's sponsor, RNC Property, for making it all possible. Don't miss out on this explosive night of joy!
Prepare for a dazzling night of lights and festivities at Clydesdale Cricket & Hockey Club's annual Fireworks Night on Saturday, November 4th! Tickets are now on sale, on their website, for the 2023 Family Fireworks Night, which promises a fantastic evening filled with delicious food and drinks, great company, and an incredible fireworks display.
Plus, ticket prices remain frozen from last year, so you won't have to worry about costs for this family-friendly event; don't miss out on another unforgettable Fireworks Night at Clydesdale!
Don't miss BEE's Annual Family Fireworks Night in Glasgow on November 5th at Easterhouse Parish Church! With limited tickets available on a first-come, first-served basis for just £4.50 each, attendees will be treated to a delightful package that includes a mouthwatering burger or hotdog, a refreshing juice or hot drink, a mesmerizing firework display, and even a sparkler to add a touch of magic to the evening.
Grab your tickets for this enchanting Bonfire Night celebration before they're gone!
if you don't mind travelling a little bit outside of the city centre, then this display in West Dunbartonshire is an excellent choice.
A dazzling night of lights and excitement awaits you and the family at the Dumbarton Firework Display, hosted by West Dunbartonshire Council at Levengrove Park on Sunday, November 5th. The event promises a breathtaking fireworks display and offers hot food and drinks to keep you warm, making it a perfect family night out. Plus, it's completely free to attend!
Check out our What's On Guide to discover even more rowdy raves and sweaty gigs taking place over the coming weeks and months. For festivals, lifestyle events and more, head on over to our Things To Do page or be inspired by the event selections on our Inspire Me page.