Fireworks & Bonfire Nights in Dorset – Updated for 2021

Looking for fireworks displays in Dorset? Then you are in luck- we have created this useful guide to help you make your plans for Bonfire Night 2021.

This guide shows you all the information you need about the best bonfire night events in Dorset.

The guide covers the whole of Dorset, so whether you’re looking for a fireworks event in Bournemouth, Weymouth, Abbotsbury, Poole, or anywhere else in Dorset, we have you covered.

If you are planning a spectacular fireworks event that is not on the list, why not add it to The Tourist Trail by using our free ‘upload your own event‘ form? Or if you are looking for more things to do in Dorset, you can use the buttons below to find a range of exciting ideas.

Browse more upcoming event guides below:


Lyme Regis Firework Display and Bonfire Night

Sandy Beach, Marine Parade, Lyme Regis, Dorset, DT7 3JF

Saturday November 6th 2021

Fireworks 6:30pm | Followed by Bonfire on the beach


Bournemouth Fireworks at Littledown Centre

Littledown Centre, Bournemouth Dorset, BH7 7DX

Saturday November 6th 2021

Gates open 5pm

Fireworks at 7pm, 8pm, 9pm

Giant fun fair | Indoor family fun zone | Have a go sports | Live music

Tickets are available on the night however if you purchase in advance you can take advantage of the quick entry gates.


Butchers Coppice Fireworks

Butcher’s Coppice, Holloway Avenue, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, Dorset, BH11 9JW

Saturday November 6th 2021 (5:30pm-8:30pm)

Gates open 5:30pm

Bonfire Lit 6pm | Guy Competition | Fireworks 7:30pm

No booking required


Places to Stay in Dorset

The Victorian Barn

The Victorian Barn, Dairy House Farm, Woolland, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 0EY

Melbury Vale Vineyard Glamping

Melbury Vale Vineyard, Foots Hill, Cann, Shaftesbury, Dorset , SP7 0BW

Dudsbury Lodge

4 Dudsbury Court, Glissons, Ferndown, Dorset, BH22 9FJ


FREE Firework Night on Poole Quay

Poole Quay, Poole, Dorset, BH15 1BW

Friday November 5th 2021

Gates open 5pm

Live Music | Family Entertainment | Fireworks 8pm

FREE event


Taverham fireworks

Weymouth Guy Fawkes Night Celebrations 2021

Weymouth Seafront, Weymouth Beach, Weymouth, DT4 8DH

Friday November 5th 2021

Funfair | Guy Competition | Fireworks 7:30pm

No booking required


Leweston Fireworks Night

Leweston School, Sherborne, DT9 6EN

Thursday November 4th 2021 (6:15pm-8:30pm)

Hog Roast | Musical Entertainment | Bar

Tickets: Adults £6.60 | Child £4.50


Places to Eat & Drink in Dorset

The Acorn Inn

28 Fore Street, Evershot, Dorset, DT2 0JW

Village Hotel, Restaurant, Bar, Spa, & Gym- Bournemouth

Deansleigh Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH7 7DZ

Sheppy’s House of Cider

Sheppy's House of Cider, Bradford On Tone, Taunton, Somerset, TA4 1ER


Why not make a weekend of it? You can see our listings for places to eat and drink and places to stay in Dorset by using the buttons below.