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Please note that, at its peak, the Events Calendar lists many hundreds of firework displays and events. However these do not begin to populate until late April - with Summer events - and, more significantly, later in the year with Guy Fawkes' events.

Event organisers: you can update information on any event listed by using the specially designed event form - see link above

Other good sites which list firework displays:
Visit South East England
http://www.visitsoutheastengland.com/information/site-search-results?search=fireworks&prodtype=EVEN

Kent Live (for displays in Kent in August): www.kentlive.news/whats-on/whats-on-news/summer-fireworks-displays-kent-2018-1586935

1 August 2018

Eastbourne
1812 Firework Concert
Website: www.eastbournebandstand.co.uk/whats-on/1812/

Great Yarmouth
Fireworks on Central Beach
Tel: 01493 846346
email: tourism@great-yarmouth.gov.uk
Website: www.great-yarmouth.co.uk/Great-Yarmouth-Summer-Fireworks/details/?dms=3&feature=1005&venue=0110022

Montreal, Canada
L’International Des Feux Loto-Quebec
Website: www.laronde.com/larondeen/linternational-des-feux/overview

2 August 2018

Poole
Summer Breeze on the Quay with Fireworks
Email: info@pooletourism.com
Website: www.letsgoout-bournemouthandpoole.co.uk/events/summer-breeze-quay/

3 August 2018

Bournemouth
Bournemouth Firework Display. Starts 10pm
Venue: Bournemouth Seafront, Pier Approach, Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 5AA
tel: 01202 457134
Website: www.bournemouth.co.uk/whats-on/bournemouth-friday-fireworks-p2253293

Truro
Cornwall MotorFest at
The Showground, Stithians, Cornwall, TR3 7DP
09:00 – 11:00
Motor festival with firework display.
Website: http://cornwallmotorfest.co.uk/saturdaynight.html

3-5 August 2018

Siddington
Rewind North at Capesthorne Hall, 
SiddingtonCheshireSK11 9JY
Website: www.efestivals.co.uk/festivals/80srewind/2018north

4 August 2018

Glastonbury
Fireworks for Glastonbury Abbey Extravaganza 2018 at Glastonbury Abbey, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 9EL
Website: www.efestivals.co.uk/festivals/glastonburyxtravaganza/2018

Highclere, Newbury
Battle Proms Fireworks Concert at Highclere Castle
Website: www.battleproms.com/

Monaco
Concours International de Feux d'Artifice Pyromélodiques de Monaco at Port de Monaco/Port Hercule
Free
Website : http://www.monaco-feuxdartifice.mc/en

Rostock, Germany
Duel of the Pyrotechnicians (Pyro Games). Start 6pm. Tickets from 16 euros
email: info@pyrogames.de
Website: http://pyrogames.de/tickets-rostock/

Truro
Cornwall MotorFest at
The Showground, Stithians, Cornwall, TR3 7DP
09:00 – 11:00
Motor festival with firework display.
Website: http://cornwallmotorfest.co.uk/saturdaynight.html

5 August 2018

Bedford
Bedford Park Proms
16:30
Classical favourites accompanied by a laser show and fireworks.
Website: https://www.list.co.uk/event/626125-bedford-park-proms/

8 August 2018

Eastbourne
1812 Firework Concert
Website: www.eastbournebandstand.co.uk/whats-on/1812/

Great Yarmouth
Fireworks on Central Beach
Tel: 01493 846346
email: tourism@great-yarmouth.gov.uk
Website: www.great-yarmouth.co.uk/Great-Yarmouth-Summer-Fireworks/details/?dms=3&feature=1005&venue=0110022

Montreal, Canada
L’International Des Feux Loto-Quebec
Website: www.laronde.com/larondeen/linternational-des-feux/overview

Plymouth
British Firework Championships
Website: www.britishfireworks.co.uk/

9 August 2018

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

Plymouth
British Firework Championships
Website: www.britishfireworks.co.uk/

Poole
Summer Breeze on the Quay with Fireworks
Email: info@pooletourism.com
Website: www.letsgoout-bournemouthandpoole.co.uk/events/summer-breeze-quay/

10 August 2018

Bournemouth
Bournemouth Firework Display. Starts 10pm
Venue: Bournemouth Seafront, Pier Approach, Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 5AA
tel: 01202 457134
Website: www.bournemouth.co.uk/whats-on/bournemouth-friday-fireworks-p2253293

Bournemouth
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Proms in the Park with fireworks
Meyrick Park, Central Drive, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 6LH
tel: 01202 457134
Website: www.visit-dorset.com/fireworks

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

Powys
Fireworks at Brecon Jazz Weekend, Brecon town centre, Powys, LD3 7LA
Website: www.efestivals.co.uk/festivals/breconjazz/2018

11 August 2018

Alcester
Battle Proms Fireworks Concert at Ragley Hall
Website: www.battleproms.com/

Bolesworth, Tattenhall
Fireworks at Bolesworth Castle, Bolesworth, Tattenhall CH3 9HQ
Gates 17.00.Fireworks 21.45
tel: 01630 674342
email: info@revival-productions.co.uk
Website: www.revival-productions.co.uk

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

Dalbeatiie, Kirkcudbrightshire
Dalbeattie Civic Day Fireworks Finale - Colliston Park Dalbeattie, Kirkcudbrightshire, Dumfries & Galloway
further: Closing event of Civic Day (which includes decorated vehicle parade; funfair; Adrenaline Tour Stunt Display; Pipe Bands; Bruce Airhead; Live Music (House of Lairds band) - Jubilee Fireworks final. Find us on Facebook - Dalbeattie Civic Daze
time: 10.30pm
email: dalbeattiedaze@gmail.com

Grantham, Leicestershire
Firework Champions at Belvoir Castle
Website: www.fireworkchampions.co.uk/

Monaco
Concours International de Feux d'Artifice Pyromélodiques de Monaco at Port de Monaco/Port Hercule
Free
Website : http://www.monaco-feuxdartifice.mc/en

Norwich
Great British Proms with fireworks at Blickling Hall, Norwich, NR11 6NF
time: 4:00pm Car parks open, 5:00pm Gates open, 7:30pm The unmistakable sound of the Roll-Royce Spitfire will start the first half as we celebrate those magnificent men in their flying machines, 8:30pm Interval, 9:00pm The second half will be packed with iconic music and will conclude with traditional Proms favourites and a spectacular firework display, 10:00pm Concert finishes
tel: 01283 841601
email: info@revival-productions.co.uk
Website: http://www.greatbritishprom.co.uk/

Rostock, Germany
Duel of the Pyrotechnicians (Pyro Games). Start 6pm. Tickets from 16 euros
email: info@pyrogames.de
Website: http://pyrogames.de/tickets-rostock/

12 August 2018

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

15 August 2018

Eastbourne
1812 Firework Concert
Website: www.eastbournebandstand.co.uk/whats-on/1812/

Great Yarmouth
Fireworks on Central Beach
Tel: 01493 846346
email: tourism@great-yarmouth.gov.uk
Website: www.great-yarmouth.co.uk/Great-Yarmouth-Summer-Fireworks/details/?dms=3&feature=1005&venue=0110022

16 August 2018

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

Poole
Summer Breeze on the Quay with Fireworks
Email: info@pooletourism.com
Website: www.letsgoout-bournemouthandpoole.co.uk/events/summer-breeze-quay/

17 August 2018

Bournemouth
Bournemouth Firework Display. Starts 10pm
Venue: Bournemouth Seafront, Pier Approach, Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 5AA
tel: 01202 457134
Website: www.bournemouth.co.uk/whats-on/bournemouth-friday-fireworks-p2253293

17-19 August 2018

Henley-on-Thames
Fireworks at Rewind South 2018
Temple Island Meadows, near Henley On Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 3DB
Website: www.efestivals.co.uk/festivals/80srewind/2018

18 August 2018

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

Hannover, Germany
International Firework Competition at Herrenhausen Gardens in Hannover
from 18:00 to 23:30
Website: www.hannover.de/en/Tourism-Culture/Culture-Leisure/Hannover-Living/Events/28th-Int.-Firework-Competition

21 August 2018

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

22 August 2018

Eastbourne
1812 Firework Concert
Website: www.eastbournebandstand.co.uk/whats-on/1812/

Great Yarmouth
Fireworks on Central Beach
Tel: 01493 846346
email: tourism@great-yarmouth.gov.uk
Website: www.great-yarmouth.co.uk/Great-Yarmouth-Summer-Fireworks/details/?dms=3&feature=1005&venue=0110022

23 August 2018

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

Poole
Summer Breeze on the Quay with Fireworks
Email: info@pooletourism.com
Website: www.letsgoout-bournemouthandpoole.co.uk/events/summer-breeze-quay/

24 August 2018

Bournemouth
Bournemouth Firework Display. Starts 10pm
Venue: Bournemouth Seafront, Pier Approach, Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 5AA
tel: 01202 457134
Website: www.bournemouth.co.uk/whats-on/bournemouth-friday-fireworks-p2253293

Chichester
August Bank Holiday
11:30 – 18:00
A three-day fixture with fireworks on the Friday and a traditional fairground for kids.
Website: https://www.list.co.uk/event/925360-august-bank-holiday/

Eastbourne
The Who Tribute Show with Fireworks
Website: www.eastbournebandstand.co.uk

25 August 2018

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

Eastbourne
Northern Soul with Fireworks
Website: www.eastbournebandstand.co.uk

Rhine, Germany
Rhine River Lights
Firework display round boat trip
Website: www.rhine-river-lights.com/oberwesel-wine-festival/index.html

26 August 2018

Eastbourne
The 70s Show with Fireworks
Website: www.eastbournebandstand.co.uk

27 August 2018

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: https://www.eif.co.uk/whats-on/virgin-money-fireworks-concert#.VxoEpzArKUk

Worcester
St. Richard's Hospice Worcester Festival Fireworks, South Quay, Worcester
Display by Titanium Fireworks. Free display. Donations to St. Richard's Hospice
time: Display 10.00
Website: www.worcesterfestival.co.uk

29 August 2018

Eastbourne
1812 Firework Concert
Website: www.eastbournebandstand.co.uk/whats-on/1812/

Great Yarmouth
Fireworks on Central Beach
Tel: 01493 846346
email: tourism@great-yarmouth.gov.uk
Website: www.great-yarmouth.co.uk/Great-Yarmouth-Summer-Fireworks/details/?dms=3&feature=1005&venue=0110022

30 August 2018

Poole
Summer Breeze on the Quay with Fireworks
Email: info@pooletourism.com
Website: www.letsgoout-bournemouthandpoole.co.uk/events/summer-breeze-quay/

31 August 2018

Uckfield
Uckfield Bonfire Society fireworks (procession on 1 September)
Website: www.uckfieldcarnival.co.uk/

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