SHEFFIELD'S AUTUMN LIGHTS SPECTACULAR: A NIGHT OF ENTERTAINMENT AND FIREWORKS
WHAT: SHEFFIELD'S AUTUMN LIGHTS FIREWORK SPECTACULAR
WHEN: 5th NOVEMBER 2023
WHERE: DON VALLEY BOWL
WHAT TIME: 16:00 - 21:00
Prepare for the grandest fireworks spectacle Sheffield has to offer, making its highly anticipated comeback this year, promising an unforgettable evening of entertainment. Against the stunning backdrop of the Don Valley Bowl, this event has something to delight everyone. With live music, delectable street cuisine, fully stocked bars, and, of course, the breathtaking fireworks display, it's an occasion you absolutely won't want to miss.
Sheffield's Autumn Lights brings you not one, but two awe-inspiring firework displays. The children's display is set to commence shortly after 19:20, ensuring the little ones can revel in the festivities early on. However, the grand finale, a captivating fusion of lasers and fireworks, will truly illuminate the night sky at 20:30. Do keep in mind that these timings are subject to potential adjustments, so plan your evening accordingly for an unforgettable experience.
Getting There: Although there isn't parking available directly at Don Valley, you'll find convenient local park-and-ride choices for those journeying from outside Sheffield. This event is crafted with families in consideration, ensuring that all the entertainment, culinary delights, beverages, music, and amusements are family-friendly.
Weather Considerations: Considering the event's location in a field, accessibility could be a concern, particularly if there has been recent wet weather leading up to the occasion. We kindly advise you to anticipate the possibility of muddy conditions and select your footwear accordingly.
Exploring Sheffield: If you're looking to maximize your time in Sheffield before the main event, the city offers an abundance of attractions catering to visitors of all ages and interests:
Botanical Gardens: Nature enthusiasts should not miss the Botanical Gardens, covering a sprawling 19 acres and home to over 5,000 plant species. It provides a tranquil and picturesque backdrop for a leisurely stroll.
Sheffield Winter Garden: If you're yearning for a touch of summer, the Sheffield Winter Garden offers a charming escape. This exquisite greenhouse, nestled in the heart of Sheffield's center, is surrounded by delightful coffee shops, bars, and bistros.
Weston Park Museum: Dive into the rich local history of Sheffield and its surrounding areas at the Weston Park Museum. It offers a captivating journey through time that is both educational and entertaining.
Millennium Gallery: Art enthusiasts will find the Millennium Gallery to be a true gem, featuring a diverse collection of contemporary and historic artworks from the local scene.
These attractions provide a fantastic opportunity to explore Sheffield's diverse offerings, making the most of your visit to this vibrant city before the main Bonfire Night event.