Beckenham Fireworks in the Park

Saturday 5th November 2022

Croydon Road Recreation Ground (Beckenham Rec)
319 Croydon Rd, Beckenham BR3 3PR

Supporting Local Charities

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5pm: Gates open in Croydon Road and Village Way.  Stalls and funfair open.
6pm: Quieter display for younger children. (some small bangs)
7:15pm: Gates close
7.45pm: Main display.

Funfair and 18 food stalls  read more

Beckenham Fireworks in the Park is a family-friendly fireworks display for Bonfire Night that has been run since 1946.  We have a quieter display at 6pm (fireworks for smaller children – some small bangs) and a main firework display at 7.45pm.  Both displays set to music. Gates open on Croydon Road and Village Way in Beckenham at 5pm.

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Advance ticket sales have now ended.  Entry will be also available at the gate on the 5th. The event can be popular, please come early.  Gates will close at 7.15pm or when capacity is reached.

If you have any questions please check our FAQS

Gate Prices   Cash or Card accepted*
Under 10s – Free (must be accompanied)
Concessions – £10  (Disabled & OAPs)
Children (11+) – £10
Adults (18+)– £15
Family ticket – £30 (2 adults & 2 children 11-18 or 1 adult & 3 children 11-18)

* Some of the concessions and fairground rides are cash only

Our fireworks partner and lead sponsor is Frontier Fireworks. Based in East Sussex, Frontier provide professional, creative fireworks displays all over the UK.

We have an amazing range of food and drink, so come hungry!

Polish Sausage Hot Dogs Vegan Burgers, Loaded fries Candy floss, Popcorn, Retro Lollies & Sweets
Chicken Naan Wraps Burgers Souvlaki Wraps
Churros & Chocolate Chicken Shawarma Paella
Jerk Chicken Ice cream & Hot Dogs Donuts & Waffles
Malaysian Blue Rice Bowls Jerk wraps, Wings & Ribs Philly Cheesesteak sandwiches
Pizza Bailey’s Hot Chocolate

They’ll be serving from 5pm and the rides and stalls will be running all evening until the end of the fireworks.

Most of Beckenham seems to turn out for the display that has been running for more than 70 years. The 5th Beckenham South Scout Group have taken over the organisation from the local Round Table and they have continued the tradition of using the profits to support local charities.

Get there early to pick your spot, grab a bite to eat, find a flashing toy for your kids and have a go at the funfair.

huge crowd at beckenham fireworksThis is the main bonfire night display for Beckenham, Penge and surrounding areas. Sadly there’ll be no bonfire but we will be throwing over £10,000 of fireworks up into the sky so it’ll be a fantastic night.

We will have an entrance in Croydon Road and another in Village Way in Beckenham.

Postcode for Croydon Rd Entrance: BR3 3PR
Postcode for Village Way Entrance: BR3 3NJ

No pets, alcohol, sparklers or fireworks may be brought into the event. 

Contact: Check our FAQs, or contact  with all your questions & feedback.


The Fireworks were absolutely amazing!! The volunteers were so very welcoming and kind !!


The Rec was brilliant, best I’ve seen for years  


The minimal bags and early start time is a great idea and the best option for young families. The food stalls are great too.


Thank you for a fab fireworks display! Well done to all who organised and helped run it


It was an amazing evening, My daughter loved the quiet fireworks x


I would just like to say what an amazing firework night you guys put on. I came with family and our children and we had such an amazing evening. Yes, it was very busy and the funfair manic BUT we wasn’t left disappointed. Both firework displays were absolutely fantastic and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The […]


It was my son’s first firework display and he absolutely loved it (the children’s one). He spent the whole time dancing around and was amazed by the display. ? Thank you for organising!


It was amazing


Great display and friendly marshals, we’ll be back again next year.


Brilliant, came last year, will be coming again next year x


Thanks so much for organising, our family had a great time! ??


kids watching fireworks in beckenham

The nearest train stations are Clock House (11 minutes walk), Beckenham Junction (15 minutes walk) and bus services to Beckenham include the 54,  194, 227, 353, 354, 358, 367

There is covered bike parking in the car park of the Beckenham Beacon

There is pay and display parking in the Village Way multi-storey but we recommend getting here on foot.

Accessible entrance: the flat entrance recommended for wheelchairs is Croydon Road.

Beckenham Fireworks in the Park

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