Chesterfield Fireworks Extravaganza
A fantastic celebratory event, the Chesterfield Fireworks Extravaganza takes place at Stand Road Recreation Ground, Whittington Moor.
The fireworks display will begin at the family-friendly time of 7pm and there will also be a selection of fairground rides and food vendors. There will be live entertainment for crowds to enjoy both before and after the fireworks. Gates open at 4.30pm and close at 9pm.
Presenters James Summers and Elliot Holman from Chesterfield’s 1866 Sport Radio will be hosting the stage show and getting everyone ready for the fireworks display.
There will also be entertainment at the event provided by local band The Rosadocs and Norskov, who previously appeared on TV show The Voice.
Chester the Fieldmouse will also be making an appearance on stage too.
Entry to the event is £2 per person – free for children under five. Visitors are asked to have the exact money ready as change cannot be given.
Parking for the event will be available at Chesterfield FC’s Technique Stadium for a donation of £3 per car, which will help cover the cost of stewards with any excess being given to charity.
There is also a bus stop on Sheffield Road which is less than a two-minute walk from the park, find more details about bus services that stop here on the Stagecoach website.
The event is organised by Chesterfield Borough Council in partnership with Chesterfield Football Club.
The fireworks extravaganza is one of a series of events organised by Chesterfield Borough Council.
Visitors are reminded that they should not attend this event if they are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms, including a high temperature, a new or continuous cough or a loss of their sense of smell or taste. There will also be plenty of space at Stand Road to ensure visitors can maintain social distancing.
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