Ringwood Grand Fireworks

We are delighted to annouce that our 8th annual Grand Fireworks Display on Carvers Recreation Ground will be on Sunday 5th November. This is a popular event for all ages and this year’s entertainment will included a fairground, two fireworks displays, a bonfire and live music from the hugely popular Swing Unlimited Big Band.

These events cannot take place without the support of local businesses. If you are interersted in sponsorship opportunities please contact the Event Management Committee Chair, Rae Frederick

Take a look at a short film produced by Ringwood TV in 2021 - please view here.

Firework Display

FAQ's for 2023 Event

There is no parking on site. We would recommend walking to the site if this is possible or using the main Town Centre car parks (approx 5 minute walk). Please use the Carvers Lane entrance where possible - https://w3w.co/showrooms.coaching.jungle (what3words exact location). The Southampton Road entrance can be found at https://w3w.co/wrenching.glows.noted


Advanced tickets are £2.50 and on the gate £5. Advanced tickets will be on sale at Ringwood Gateway and Carvers Clubhouse in October. The closing date for advanced tickets is Friday 3rd November. They are not available online. Please note that advanced tickets are not refundable. 

Cash and card accepted. 

This year we will be taking card payments as well as cash on the gate. You are advised to bring cash as well just in case!

We have two displays- a ‘low bangs’ display at 5:30pm and the main display at 7pm.

We will publish the timetable on our website soon.

We will post up nearer the time.

We expect the event to go ahead if its raining. If, for safety reasons, we do have to cancel we will put notices up on Facebook, instagram and the Town Council website.

Yes, there will be plenty of options available. This includes bratwurst, crepes, pizza and a charity bar run by Ringwood Roundtable. Carvers Clubhouse will be open as well with a special menu. 

The bar will be selling branded reusable glasses these for a refundable £1 deposit for the first drink. We will have two return points set up by the exit gates and plenty of people to take your glass and give you your money back. Please, please (please) return them so that they can be used again. So far they have already prevented 1000+ pieces of single use plastic from being thrown away. 

Times are approximate. No refunds given on advanced tickets. There is no parking at Carvers. Please park in the main town centre car park, Carvers Recreation Ground is a 5 minute walk. No pets (except guide dogs) are allowed on site, nor fireworks (inc sparklers) or alcohol. No bikes on site. Thank you!

The event is organised by Ringwood Town Council.

Sponsor the event
We have been grateful to some extremely generous sponsors over the past years and without them the event could not have taken place – thank you. Please do get in touch if you are interested in sponsoring this year’s event.

If you have any additional questions please email Charmaine.bennett@ringwood.gov.uk

Call Ringwood Town Council On 01425 473883

or visit our offices at Ringwood Gateway

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