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Derby Fireworks & Fun Fair 2021

Derbyshire County Cricket Club’s popular Fireworks Night and Fun Fair will return to The Incora County Ground on Friday 5th November as we light up the sky over Derbyshire once again.
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Derby’s biggest Fireworks Night is back on Friday 5 November, with a bumper crowd of more than 10,000 visitors set to enjoy the adrenaline-fuelled thrill rides and classic Bonfire Night food, all followed by a dazzling fireworks display.

From those looking for a variety of food and drink, to families with young children excited for the Fun Fair, there is something for everyone.

Plus, we’ve teamed-up with Gem to entertain you throughout the evening with the biggest hits and the biggest throwbacks playing across our new in-ground screen.

Tickets are on sale now, with big savings available when buying in advance.

Chief Executive, Ryan Duckett, said: “We’re delighted to launch our Fireworks Night and Fun Fair, in partnership with Incora, which is back for 2021.

“It’s grown into Derby’s biggest Fireworks Night and regularly attracts 10,000 visitors to The Incora County Ground. After what’s been a challenging two years for everyone, it’s important for us to bring this popular event back to the local community.”

Event Timings

Gates & Fun Fair Open: 4pm
Fireworks Display Starts: 7pm approx.
Ground & Fun Fair Close: 9.30pm

Tickets

Tickets are on sale now, with visitors able to purchase printed tickets or e-tickets in advance to save up to 80% compared to On The Day prices. Click HERE to buy now.

Advanced On The Day
Adult £5 £9
Junior (Aged 5-15 years) £3 £5
Infant (Under 5) FREE FREE
Family Ticket (2 Adults, up to 2 Juniors) £12 £22
Car Park SOLD OUT Not Available

All on-the-night entry ticket sales will be via cashless payment only, including debit/credit cards, as well as Apple or Android Pay.

Premier Upgrade – SOLD OUT

Upgrade and watch the spectacular fireworks display from some of the best seats in the house after enjoying a warming two-course buffet.

Guests will be located in the Incora Pavilion, offering elevated views of the fireworks, while enjoying the delicious locally-sourced food, cooked by our in-house chefs, and a private bar facility. Tickets are only £37.50 for adults and £25 for juniors (under 12s).

Our Premier Upgrade package has now sold out. To find out more about our hospitality offering for future events, please email [email protected].

Parking – SOLD OUT

On-site parking is available and can be pre-booked at derbyshireccc.com at a cost of £5 per vehicle. No parking will be available to purchase on the night.

Car Parks include:
Racecourse Car Park, DE21 6AL – SOLD OUT
Pentagon House Car Park, DE21 4XA – SOLD OUT
Cardinal Square Car Park, DE1 3QT – SOLD OUT. Access from 5.30pm only.

A limited amount of accessible parking is available on-site and must be purchased in advance. To secure your accessible parking space, please call 01332 388 101.

Adult Tickets

Advanced – £5.00

On the Day – £9.00

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Junior Tickets (Aged 5-15 Years)

Advanced – £3.00

On the Day – £5.00

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Family Ticket (2 Adults, 2 Juniors)

Advanced – £12.00

On the Day – £22.00

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Car Park

Advanced – SOLD OUT

Not available on the day.

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WATCH: Derby’s Biggest Fireworks Night

Derby’s biggest Fireworks Night & Fun Fair is back at The Incora County Ground! From a packed Fun Fair, to a stunning firework display, there’s fun for the whole family this Bonfire Night.

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All tickets are backed by our Ticket Guarantee, so you can buy with confidence, knowing your tickets are protected. Buy your tickets early to avoid missing out on a night of top-quality entertainment.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will you produce a Visitor Guide?
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The Club will publish a Visitor Guide and email this to pre-bookers closer to the time of the event. This will include further information on the Fun Fair, the food and drink options, as well as prohibited items.
What time do the gates open?
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Gates open from 4pm, with plenty to see and do around The Incora County Ground prior to the start of the fireworks display, including the popular Fun Fair. The ground will close at 9.30pm.
What time do the fireworks start?
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The fireworks display is scheduled to start from 7pm (subject to change).
Can I pay on the gate?
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Tickets will be available to purchase on the night from the main gates off Pentagon Island. Adult prices increase from £5 to £9 and Juniors from £3 to £5, while Family Tickets increase to £22, so we advise all visitors to buy in advance to save.

All entry ticket gates will be cashless payment only.
Will I need to bring cash?
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The Club went cashless in 2021, meaning that all ticket entry gates will be card/contactless payment only.

All Fun Fair rides and food units, which are operated by an outside company, are cash only and there are no cash machines on site at The Incora County Ground. The nearest cash machine is located at the Texaco Garage off Pentagon Island.

Derbyshire County Cricket Club advises all visitors to bring cash and cashless methods of payment on the night.
Is there seating available and can I bring my own camping chair?
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A limited amount of unreserved seating will be available in the main Seat Unique Falcons Stand directly opposite the fireworks location, to the back of the venue. Visitors are advised to arrive early should they wish to secure a seat. Camping chairs, picnic blankets etc are not permitted for this event.
What time does the Fun Fair open and close?
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The Fun Fair will be open from 4pm and will close at 9.30pm.
What happens if it rains?
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The display can go ahead in rain, however strict regulations are in place for extreme weather and high winds. In instances of extreme weather, checks will be made on the night before a decision can be made.

All tickets buyers are protected by our Ticket Guarantee.
Are dogs allowed in to the ground?
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Dogs will not be allowed into the ground for this event.
Will there be music?
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Gem will be entertaining the crowd with a great music playlist from 4pm until the fireworks begin.
What time does the ground close?
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The Incora County Ground will close at 9.30pm.
Kids go free under what age?
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Children under the age of 5 will be granted admission to the event free-of charge. Junior tickets are priced at £3 in advance and apply to 6-15 year olds.
Where can I park?
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Limited on-site parking is available and can be pre-booked at derbyshireccc.com at a cost of £5 per vehicle.

Car Parks include:
Racecourse Car Park, DE21 6AL – SOLD OUT
Pentagon House Car Park, DE21 4XA – SOLD OUT
Cardinal Square Car Park, DE1 3QT – SOLD OUT. Access from 5.30pm only.

A limited amount of accessible parking is available on-site and must be purchased in advance. To secure your accessible parking space, please call 01332 388 101.

All car parks will be stewarded.
Is there disabled parking?
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A limited amount of accessible parking is available on-site and must be purchased in advance. To secure your accessible parking space, please call 01332 388 101.
Can I pay for parking on the night?
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On-site Car Parking will not be available on the night. All parking must be purchased in advance from derbyshireccc.com, or by calling 01332 388101.

A traffic management plan will be in place and roadside parking will not be available close to the venue. We ask all visitors to respect local residents and not to block driveways.
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