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Bonfire and firework displays

Be safe on Bonfire Night and attend an organised display. Here's a list of organised events this year in Gateshead.

Please be aware that these events are not the responsibility of, or delivered by Gateshead Council.

Contact the event organiser for further details. 

Friday 5 November

Barmoor Fireworks

(at Barmoor on the open fields on the south side of the B6317 between Ryton RFC and Barmoor Hub Community Centre)

  • 4pm - Fairground opens
  • 7pm - Fireworks start
  • No entry charge and not ticketed event.

Rutherford Football Club - NOW SOLD OUT

Saturday 6 November

Blaydon RFC bonfire and firework extravaganza 

Crow Trees, Hexham Road, Swalwell, NE16 3BN

5.30pm - Gates open
6.15pm - Bonfire 
7.15pm - Fireworks

Admission: Adults £7, Children £4 (under 3 yrs free), Family concession (2 adults 2 children) £20
Tickets can be purchased from the Blaydon Rugby Club website. or behind the bar at 1888 Sports Bar and Cafe at Blaydon RFC.

Bonfire and fireworks display, William Clark Fairground and music in the function room Derwent Suite.

Contact: Barry on 0191 420 0505 

Additional resources

Fireworks and bonfires safety advice

Request a bonfire removal

We advise you to confirm event details directly with the venues ahead of the event to ensure the above is correct, as we cannot accept responsibility for any errors or changes to event information.

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