Family friendly Bonfire night full of fun near Bakewell

Bonfire is a popular event for a family day out as it usually involves local food & drink stalls, mulled wine, bonfire and fireworks. This year 5th November falls into Saturday but the dates for the event vary in between the places which gives you the flexibility to attend Bonfire night at your own convenient day. If you have not booked the tickets yet, have a look at our top picks for Bonfire night 2022 around Bakewell.

Chatsworth House Bonfire night, 28 – 29 October 2022

Bonfire night at Chatsworth house

Bonfire night at popular Chatsworth House will take place during the “Halloween” weekend. You need to book the ticket online and it allows you to walk around Chatsworth gardens, trying local food and drinks, experience the Halloween decoration and of course watch firework display.

Read more details and book tickets online here:

Buxton Fireworks Spectacular, 6th November 2022

Visit Buxton and enjoy the family day out. Gates open from 4pm and enjoy 4 hours of entertainment as not only you can browse the local tradesman/food/drink stalls but also have a go at fairground rides, watch fire performers and watch the firework display.

You can check the timetable and book tickets online:

Dog-friendly Bonfire night at Thornbridge Hall, 4th November 2022

Toasting Marshmallows at Bonfire night

If you have a fairy friend you would like to take with you then you should choose an event suitable for our much-loved pets – meaning get the Bonfire atmosphere without the actual firework display. At Thornbridge you can enjoy a cup of mulled wine, warm yourself up around the fire and toast marshmallows.

You can book your tickets here:

The Great Fire of Dronfield, 5th November 2022

Not far away from Bakewell, this village host Bonfire night annually and it is very popular. You can visit the shorter firework display if you have smaller children or you can stay later until the big firework display. There will be a selection of food & drinks, or kids rides.

You can buy the tickets in certain shops or on the day. Read more details here:

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