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1 August 2016

Coldstream
Coldstream Civic Week
Range of events including a torchlit procession and fireworks
Website: www.coldstreamcivicweek.com/

Great Yarmouth
Firework Display on Hemsby Beach. 10pm
email: susan.millican@great-yarmouth.gov.uk
Website: www.great-yarmouth.co.uk

3 August 2016

Eastbourne
1812 Firework Concert at Eastbourne Bandstand, Grand Parade, Eastbourne
Website: www.eastbournebandstand.co.uk/whats-on/1812/

Great Yarmouth
Firework Display on Central Beach. 10pm
email: susan.millican@great-yarmouth.gov.uk
Website: www.great-yarmouth.co.uk

5 August 2016

Coldstream
Coldstream Civic Week
Range of events including a torchlit procession and fireworks
Website: www.coldstreamcivicweek.com/

Siddington, Cheshire
Rewind North with fireworks
Website: www.efestivals.co.uk/festivals/80srewind/2016north

Wellingborough
Santa Pod Raceway Fireworks Frenzy
10:30
It's Bonfire night to the max at the home of European Drag Racing with fireworks, stunt driving and monster trucks as well as live music, funfair rides and a fire show.
Website: https://www.list.co.uk/event/334579-santa-pod-raceway-fireworks-frenzy/

5-7 August 2016

Hay-on-Wye
Troyfest Music Festival 2013
Website: www.efestivals.co.uk/festivals/truefest/2016

6 August 2016

Coldstream
Coldstream Civic Week
Range of events including a torchlit procession and fireworks
Website: www.coldstreamcivicweek.com/

Grantham, Leicestershire
Firework Champions: pyromusical firework competition at6 Belvoir Castle
Website: www.fireworkchampions.co.uk/

La Porte, Indiana, USA
Pyrotechnics Guild International 2016 Convention
La Pote County Fairgrounds
Email: membership@pgi.org
Website: www.pgi.org/convention/2016/

Middle Rhine, Germany
Rhine River Lights Firework Display Boat Trip
Website: www.rhine-river-lights.com/oberwesel-wine-festival/index.html

Newbury, Hants
Battle Proms Firework Picnic Concert, Highclere Castle, Newbury, Hampshire, RG20 9RN
time: 4.00pm
A summer celebration with music, Spitfire, cannons, cavalry and a spectactular and carefully choreographed firework display by Skyburst
tel: 01432355416
email: info@battleproms.com
Website: www.battleproms.com

Siddington, Cheshire
Rewind North with fireworks
Website: www.efestivals.co.uk/festivals/80srewind/2016north

Wellingborough
Santa Pod Raceway Fireworks Frenzy
10:30
It's Bonfire night to the max at the home of European Drag Racing with fireworks, stunt driving and monster trucks as well as live music, funfair rides and a fire show.
Website: https://www.list.co.uk/event/334579-santa-pod-raceway-fireworks-frenzy/

7 August 2016

Cannes
Festival D'art Pyrotechnique De Cannes
Baku Firework Grou, Azerbaijan
Website: www.festival-pyrotechnique-cannes.com/

Siddington, Cheshire
Rewind North with fireworks
Website: www.efestivals.co.uk/festivals/80srewind/2016north

Wellingborough
Santa Pod Raceway Fireworks Frenzy
10:30
It's Bonfire night to the max at the home of European Drag Racing with fireworks, stunt driving and monster trucks as well as live music, funfair rides and a fire show.
Website: https://www.list.co.uk/event/334579-santa-pod-raceway-fireworks-frenzy/

9 August 2016

Great Yarmouth
Firework Display on Hemsby Beach. 10pm
email: susan.millican@great-yarmouth.gov.uk
Website: www.great-yarmouth.co.uk

10 August 2016

Eastbourne
1812 Firework Concert at Eastbourne Bandstand, Grand Parade, Eastbourne
Website: www.eastbournebandstand.co.uk/whats-on/1812/

Great Yarmouth
Firework Display on Central Beach. 10pm
email: susan.millican@great-yarmouth.gov.uk
Website: www.great-yarmouth.co.uk

12 August 2016

Cowes, Isle of Wight
Cowes annual fireworks display is fired from a barge off West Cowes
Date of event – 12th August 2016
Time of event – 21:30
The display is funded by donations from the community which are required in order for the display to go ahead each year. Donations are possible at aamcw.co/fireworks
Contact – Kate Johnson, Commercial & Marketing Director, Cowes Week
Tel: 01983 295744
Website: www.cowesweek.co.uk
email: kate.johnson@cowesweek.co.uk

13 August 2016

Alcester, Warwickshire
Firework display at the Battle Proms at Ragley Hall, Alcester, Warwickshire B49 5NJ
A summer celebration with music, Spitfire, cannons, cavalry and a spectactular and carefully choreographed firework display by Skyburst.
tel: 01432355416
email: info@battleproms.com
Website: www.battleproms.com/venues-dates/ragley-hall-saturday-13-august-2016.aspx

Blickling, Norwich
Last Night of the Blickling Proms with spectacular firework display at Blickling Hall, Blickling, Norwich NR11 6NF
Tel: 01263 738030; (box office) 01263 734711
Email: info@revival-productions.co.uk
Website: www.revival-productions.co.uk/

Dalbeattie, Scotland
Dalbeattie Civic Daze firework display by Jubilee Fireworks
Website: www.dalbeattiedaze.org.uk/

14 August 2016

Bristol
Bristol BalloonFiesta. Firework display after nightglow display
Tel: 0117 927 6614
Website: www.bristolballoonfiesta.co.uk/

15 August 2016

Cannes
Festival D'art Pyrotechnique De Cannes
Baku Firework Grou, Azerbaijan
Website: www.festival-pyrotechnique-cannes.com/

16 August 2016

Great Yarmouth
Firework Display on Hemsby Beach. 10pm
email: susan.millican@great-yarmouth.gov.uk
Website: www.great-yarmouth.co.uk

Plymouth
British Firework Championships
Competitors: Aurora, F1, Phoenix
Website: www.britishfireworks.co.uk/

17 August 2016

Broadstairs, Kent
Firework display in Viking Bay to mark end of Water Gala
Includes fairground rides, food concessions and music on the bandstand. Display 10pm
Website: www.thanetgazette.co.uk/Broadstairs-summer-fireworks-dates-revealed/story-29027076-detail/story.html

Eastbourne
1812 Firework Concert at Eastbourne Bandstand, Grand Parade, Eastbourne
Website: www.eastbournebandstand.co.uk/whats-on/1812/

Great Yarmouth
Firework Display on Central Beach. 10pm
email: susan.millican@great-yarmouth.gov.uk
Website: www.great-yarmouth.co.uk

Plymouth
British Firework Championships
Competitors: Gala, Distant Thunder, Smart
Website: www.britishfireworks.co.uk/

18 August 2016

Calgary, Canada
Trico Homes International Firework Festival
Brazilian entry
Email: contactus@globalfest.ca
Website: www.globalfest.ca/trico-homes-international-fireworks-festival

20 August 2016

Calgary, Canada
Trico Homes International Firework Festival
Chilean entry
Email: contactus@globalfest.ca
Website: www.globalfest.ca/trico-homes-international-fireworks-festival

Hanover, Germany
26th International Firework Competition
Email: feuerwerk@hannover-tourismus.de
Website: www.hannover.de/en/Tourism-Culture/Event-Highlights/Specials/

Romsey
Family Summers End Picnic with Fireworks
19:00 – 21:00
Mark the end of summer with an open-air classical concert from Pops Incorporated UK (who perform contemporary numbers too). Bring a picnic along to make the most of the gardens.
Website: https://www.list.co.uk/event/579905-family-summers-end-picnic-with-fireworks/

Siddlington, Macclesfield
Firework Champions: pyromusical firework competition at Capesthorne Hall
Website: www.fireworkchampions.co.uk/

Wellingborough
Santa Pod Raceway Fireworks Frenzy
10:30
It's Bonfire night to the max at the home of European Drag Racing with fireworks, stunt driving and monster trucks as well as live music, funfair rides and a fire show.
Website: https://www.list.co.uk/event/334579-santa-pod-raceway-fireworks-frenzy/

York
Proms Spectacular at Castle Howard, York YO60 7DA
Gates 5pm, concert 7.30pm and fireworks from 10pm
tel: 0844 888 9991
email: info@maconcerts.co.uk
Website: www.maconcerts.co.uk

20-28 August 2016

Bilbao, Spain
Bilbao International Fireworks Competition
UK participants - Jubilee Fireworks

23 August 2016

Calgary, Canada
Trico Homes International Firework Festival
Mexican entry
Email: contactus@globalfest.ca
Website: www.globalfest.ca/trico-homes-international-fireworks-festival

Great Yarmouth
Firework Display on Hemsby Beach. 10pm
email: susan.millican@great-yarmouth.gov.uk
Website: www.great-yarmouth.co.uk

24 August 2016

Broadstairs, Kent
Firework display in Viking Bay
Includes fairground rides, food concessions and music on the bandstand. Display 10pm
Website: www.thanetgazette.co.uk/Broadstairs-summer-fireworks-dates-revealed/story-29027076-detail/story.html

Cannes
Festival D'art Pyrotechnique De Cannes
Baku Firework Grou, Azerbaijan
Website: www.festival-pyrotechnique-cannes.com/

Eastbourne
1812 Firework Concert at Eastbourne Bandstand, Grand Parade, Eastbourne
Website: www.eastbournebandstand.co.uk/whats-on/1812/

Great Yarmouth
Firework Display on Central Beach. 10pm
email: susan.millican@great-yarmouth.gov.uk
Website: www.great-yarmouth.co.uk

25 August 2016

Calgary, Canada
Trico Homes International Firework Festival
USA entry
Email: contactus@globalfest.ca
Website: www.globalfest.ca/trico-homes-international-fireworks-festival

26 August 2016

Chichester
Horse Race Meeting with firework display
Website: https://www.list.co.uk/event/461210-race-meeting/

27 August 2016

Calgary, Canada
Trico Homes International Firework Festival
Finale (Canada)
Email: contactus@globalfest.ca
Website: www.globalfest.ca/trico-homes-international-fireworks-festival

Middle Rhine, Germany
Rhine River Lights Firework Display Boat Trip
Website: www.rhine-river-lights.com/oberwesel-wine-festival/index.html

29 August 2016

Edinburgh
Virgin Money Fireworks Concert 9.30pm. 45 minutes
Join the City of Edinburgh in a celebration of summer festivals, inspirational music and breathtaking fireworks as the Virgin Money Fireworks Concert brings the 2016 Edinburgh International Festival to a resplendent conclusion.
Website: www.eif.co.uk/virginmoneyfireworks#.VxoEpzArKUk

Worcester
Worcester Festival St. Richard's Hospice Fireworks
time: 10.00pm
email: chris@worcesterlive.co.uk
Website: www.worcesterfestival.co.uk

30 August 2016

Great Yarmouth
Firework Display on Hemsby Beach. 10pm
email: susan.millican@great-yarmouth.gov.uk
Website: www.great-yarmouth.co.uk

31 August 2016

Eastbourne
1812 Firework Concert at Eastbourne Bandstand, Grand Parade, Eastbourne
Website: www.eastbournebandstand.co.uk/whats-on/1812/

Great Yarmouth
Firework Display on Central Beach. 10pm
email: susan.millican@great-yarmouth.gov.uk
Website: www.great-yarmouth.co.uk

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