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Sandown Carnival's Easter Fireworks Eggstravaganza: Everything You Need to Know

Sandown Carnival's Easter Fireworks Eggstravaganza: Everything You Need to Know

After sadly having to cancel this year's New Year's Day firework display due to bad weather, Sandown Carnival have announced that the display has been rescheduled to later this year.  

Dubbed the Easter Fireworks Eggstravanganza, here's everything you need to know about this dazzling Easter event:

Date and Time

Mark your calendars for Saturday, 30th March 2024. The Easter Fireworks Eggstravaganza will kick off at 19:30 and fill the night sky until 20:00.

Free Entry

Embracing the community spirit, Sandown Carnival offers free entry to the Easter Fireworks Eggstravaganza. However, donations are gratefully accepted to support this fantastic community event. Look out for dedicated volunteers stationed around the esplanade with collection buckets. Plus, donations can also be made online at Givetap.


The fireworks will be set off from the end of Sandown Pier (Esplanade, Sandown, Isle Of Wight, PO36 8JT) ensuring a great view for everyone, but make sure you head to The Bay early to secure your spot along the Esplanade for the best views of the display. 

Driving & Parking

Driving to the event? Enter the address EsplanadeSandownIsle Of WightPO36 8JT into your sat nav and follow the route.

Don't like sat navs?

From East Cowes ferry, take the second exit at the roundabout onto Well Road, A3021, A3054 to Newport, A3020 to Sandown, A3056 to Lake, A3055 to Sandown.

From Fishbourne ferry, B3339 (Fishbourne lane), A3054 to Ryde (Esplanade), straight along the Esplanade to the boating lake, follow the road round to the right onto A3055 to Sandown.

From Yarmouth ferry, A3054 to Newport, A3020 to Sandown, A3056 to Lake, A3055 to Sandown.

All parking at the Esplanade is on-street.

Road Closures for Safety
To ensure the safety of the crowd, road closures will be in effect on the Esplanade and Pier Street before, during, and after the display. The closures will last for around one hour. If your vehicle is parked within the road closure area, please be patient and wait for the crowds to disperse before heading home. 

Public Transport

Heading to the event by bus? For information on the different options head to the Southern Vectis website.

Stay Up To Date

For any last-minute updates or additional information, keep an eye on Sandown Carnival's Facebook page.

The Easter Fireworks Eggstravaganza is set to be a highlight on the Sandown Carnival calendar, bringing the community together for an evening of family fun. Join in the festivities and celebrate the spirit of Easter with a great display over the sea.

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