Where to see bonfire night fireworks displays near Chester 2017

A guide to bonfire night fireworks display events in and around Chester 2014

What time are fireworks in the city centre, Ellesmere Port, Frodsham, Birkenhead, Tarporley and Whitchurch

Celebrate Guy Fawkes night at one of the many events happening in Cheshire this year. In Chester city there's the Chester Lions Family Fireworks at Chester Racecourse (Sat 4 Nov), where live music and a fun fair will keep the wee ones entertained all evening. Plus there's a specific display starting at 6.45pm for toddlers before the main fireworks at 7.30pm.

The Ellesmere Port Community Fireworks Spectacular (Fri 3 Nov) also has plenty going on, with a fun fair and live music too. Main display starts at 7.30pm.

At Frodsham Community Centre (Sat 4 Nov) a traditional celebration is taking place, with hot food, and a bonfire to keep away the cold. All profits go to charity and the fireworks start at 7.30pm.

Head to Tarporley for the Neil Howard Stage Rally and Fireworks (Sat 4 Nov) for day of motorsports rounded off by a bonfire and fireworks display. Plus there'll be a stunt show, a fun fair and free face painting for kids.

At Whitchurch's Bonfire Night (Sat 4 Nov) there's a low noise display at 7pm, before a fireworks finale at 8pm. Plus there's a BBQ, bonfire and build a Guy competition as well.

In Tranmere they mash together Halloween and Bonfire night for Sparks in the Park & Spooky Sunday (Sun 29 Oct) with entertainment from Fusion Dance Academy, Woodchurch Phoenix Majorettes and the Nitros Elite Cheerleaders.

A little farther afield, you can catch the Wirral Community Firework Display at Mayer Park in Birkenhead (Sat 4 Nov). It's free to attend, and the fun starts at 6pm.

For more info on Guy Fawkes fireworks displays around the UK, see our Bonfire Night Guide.

Ellesmere Port Community Fireworks Spectacular

Community Bonfire Night celebration with fireworks display, fun fair, face painting and music to add to the entertainment. Gates open at 4.30pm, fireworks from 7.30pm.

Whitby Sports and Social Club, Ellesmere Port

Fri 2 Nov

Entrance by donation / 0151 200 7050

  • 16:30

Frodsham Round Table Bonfire and Fireworks

Traditional Bonfire night celebration with hot food, fireworks display and all funds raised going to local charities.

Frodsham Community Centre

Sat 3 Nov

£4 (Children £3) / 01928 732222

  • 18:00

Sparks in the Park & Spooky Sunday

Fireworks display with entertainment from local acts, food and drink stands, pantomime characters and the largest covered display in the region, all benefiting a good cause.

Prenton Park, Wirral

Sun 28 Oct

Wirral Community Firework Displays

A cacophony of community firework displays throughout the area to celebrate Bonfire Night.

Birkenhead Park

Sat 3 Nov


  • 18:15

Central Park, Wallasey

Sat 3 Nov


  • 18:30

Lingham Park, Birkenhead

Mon 5 Nov


  • 18:30

Also at:

Bonfire Night

A sound sensitive children's display starts at 7pm, before the full firework finale at 8pm.

Neil Howard Stage Rally and Fireworks

Motorsport day and stunt show followed by fireworks display.

Chester Lions Family Fireworks

Two-display firework extravaganza presented by Chester Lions with live music and funfair in support of local charities. Toddlers' display begins at 6.45pm and main display at 7.30pm.


1. Heswall Round Table24 Oct 2016, 4:50pm Report

There's also our brilliant display at Tranmere Rovers on October 30th 2016 - undercover and seated, with all proceeds going to charity - find out more at tranmerefireworks.co.uk

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