is for fireworks
Have a jolly time on Saturday November 4 at our magical fireworks extravaganza complete with live entertainment, Big Bopper, funfair, Wicky Bear and Heart FM’s Gareth Wesley. Phew, what a show!
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Whoosh, bang, whizz!
Wrap-up warm and come and enjoy the Wicksteed Park fireworks show on Saturday November 4. The fun starts from 5pm when the funfair opens*, giving you the perfect opportunity to build up your excitement on a ride.
There’s also a lantern procession from our October workshops, Wicky Bear, live music from Tresham college, a huge bonfire, Big Bopper and Heart FM’s Gareth Wesley. It’s more than you can shake a sparkler at!
The running order:
Please note that all running times are approximate and subject to change.
17:00 – The gates and funfair open. South room bar is open to purchase refreshments.
17:30 – 18:30 – Band session from Tresham College.
18:30 – 18:45 – Heart FM take the stage.
18:45 – 19:15 – We burn the bonfire
19:30 – Band session from Tresham College
20:00 – Wicky Bear joins Heart FM for the fireworks countdown
20:00 – 20:20 – Fireworks Display
20:30 Stage show ends and Big Bopper’s disco starts.
You won’t miss the central feature of our night – his name is Herne, the horned god and lord of the forest from British mythology. The beautifully-crafted wicker statue will come alive with fireworks of his own before being burned with the bonfire in a spectacular spectacle!
Lanterns created in our October workshops will be shown off in a parade as part of the show. Full details of the workshops can be found on our events page.
Booking your tickets
Join Wicky and enjoy the superb show we have lined up for you. Tickets cost a little more (£4.50) after Monday October 23 and £5.00 on the night but you can book in advance today for just £4.00.
Remember, all proceeds are reinvested into our lovely park.
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“Thanks Wicky’s, kids loved it!”
A.Babb, Wicksteed Park Facebook Page 2016.
We’d like to offer special thanks to Midland Pallets and Big Bopper Entertainment for assisting us with music and supplies for our fireworks night.