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Our top 3 Bonfire Night events

​​There's just something enchanting about fireworks in the Peak District and wrapping up in warm clothes and eating toffee apples and hog roasts amongst a roaring, warming bonfire!

Here are our top 3 Bonfire events in the Peak District for all the family to enjoy:


Buxton Cricket Club, Derbyshire, SK17 6SN

Sun 6th November 2022
Ticket Prices: Adult £6.50    Child £3.50
Start Time: 4 pm

Buxtons annual firework spectacular, held at the Buxton Cricket Ground. Entertain yourself with a fairground, fire performers and clubbercise!

The children’s fireworks display (smaller and quieter)start at 5.45 pm, and the main spectacular fireworks display starts at 7.15 pm.   Stay in Cruck'd Barn on our shared site Hurdlow Grange to be close to all the action.   

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Hawkhill Road Car Park, Hawkhill Road, Eyam, Derbyshire, S32 5QH

Saturday 5th November

Ticket price £8 adult, £4 child available from Church Street Stores, Eyam Post Office, Eyam Veg Shop, The Coolstone, The Miners Arms and Calver Spar.
This is a ‘Ticket Only’ event, so please buy your tickets early to avoid disappointment.

A great evening of entertainment for all, starting at 5:30 pm, witness a torch-lit procession which follows an infamous 'Willow Rat' from the main square up to the playing fields with crowds chanting 'Burn the Rat'. The Rat is hauled onto a bonfire and set alight.

Stay in our cosy holiday cottage nearby Edge Cottage and enjoy some wholesome food from local producers with delicious selections to choose from, including Farmhouse hotdogs, jacket potatoes with chilli or beans, homemade soup and bread. To wash it down, choose some festive mulled wine, locally brewed beer and hot drinks. For later, there'll be ‘Parkin’ or bonfire toffees to nibble at!

All funds raised go to Eyam School PTFA and local community projects, so please come along to support and join in the fun!‎ 

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Chatsworth House, Bakewell. Derbyshire, DE45 1PP

28 October 2022–29 October 2022
Ticket Prices: Adults: £17.00 Children: £11.00

There’s nothing more spectacular than a Chatsworth Bonfire, watching the mesmerising fireworks display amongst the impressive stately home, a perfect setting to commemorate Guy Fawkes Night. Enjoy delicious food from tasty hog roasts and jacket potatoes to churros and hot festive drinks such as mulled wine and hot chocolate or a hot toddy. Celebrate both bonfire night and Halloween at this event.

Enjoy a weekend of family-friendly fun in the Peak District and stay at our luxury holiday home The Beeches located just a short drive away

Why not squeeze a last minute staycation in before 2022 draws to close?

We have a lovely selection of boutique holiday cottages, luxury family homes and large celebration houses, all perfect for a weekend in the Peak District.

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Published on October 1, 2022 in Whats On