Free event - no ticket required
Chestnuts field, Waltham Forest Town Hall Complex, Forest Road, Walthamstow, E17 4JF
Date: Wednesday 5 November, 6.30pm-8.30pm
Entry via gates at Forest Road, Farnan Avenue and Spruce Hills Road.
Gates close 7.45pm, show starts 8pm.
Join us on 5 November to celebrate Bonfire Night with a fantastic fireworks display choreographed to ‘Music from the movies’.
Watch a dazzling display light up the skies of Waltham Forest while you listen to your favourite theme tunes including:
‘Let it go’ (Disney’s Frozen)
‘Jai Ho’ (Slumdog Millionaire)
‘Eye of the Tiger’ (Rocky III)
Star Wars, plus many more.
There will also be stalls selling food and drink.
Also known as ‘Fireworks' Night’ or ‘Guy Fawkes' Night’, Bonfire Night is a British tradition that dates back to the Gunpowder Plot in 1605 when Guy Fawkes plotted to blow up King James I and the Houses of Parliament.
How to get to Chestnuts Field
Please note there is no car parking available so the easiest way to get there is by public transport.
Disabled parking: There is limited disabled parking for blue badge holders via Farnan Avenue. Space is limited and will be on a first come, first served basis. You will need to show a blue badge for entry.
Tube/train: The nearest station is Walthamstow (overground and Victoria line) and is about a 15 minute walk to Chestnuts Field.
Bus: 123, 34, 97, 215, 275, 357 all run nearby.
Hot and cold food and drink will be available to purchase.
Dogs at the event
No dogs, except guide dogs will be allowed at this event.
For further information please see the Dogs at events page.
Event terms and conditions apply.
No alcohol or personal fireworks are permitted.
For full event terms and conditions please visit LBWF website.
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