Firework displays 2017: Scotland

Treat the kids, and yourself, to a fun and magical evening at one of these family events across Edinburgh, Glasgow and the rest of Scotland.

Arm yourself with a hot toddy and set off to one of the best fireworks in Scotland, 2017 with this handy guide to where to go and when. If you’re really keen you could even see more than one since many of the firework displays are on different days!

Edinburgh fireworks 2017

Here’s our pick of the best firework displays in Edinburgh

Hopetoun Bonfire and Fireworks Night, South Queensferry

Renowned as one of the best fireworks around, the 2017 firework extravaganza at Hopetoun is set to be bigger and better than ever! Set against the backdrop of the majestic Hopetoun House, the evening will climax with a fabulous finale of fireworks, and watch out for the ‘Game of Thrones’ inspired fire & ice theme!
When? Saturday November 4th, 4pm – 7pm
Where? Hopetoun House, South Queensferry, Edinburgh, EH30 9SL
How much? Adults £14 and children £7, children aged 3 and under are free. Remember to buy your tickets online before!
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Meadowbank Sports Centre, Edinburgh

One of the biggest Edinburgh Bonfire and Fireworks displays will be taking place at Meadow Bank Sports Centre, and will see the sky lit up with glorious colours and the air filled with that lovely bonfire smell!
When? Sunday 5th November, 6pm – 8pm
Where? Meadowbank Sports Centre, 139-143 London Rd Edinburgh, Midlothian EH7 6AE
How much? £7
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Peebles Round Table Fireworks

A smaller, more local fireworks display that still promises to wow you and offer you a truly fantastic bonfire night.
When? Saturday 4th November, fireworks at 6pm
Where? Victoria Park, Peebles, ScotlandHow much? FREE
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Glasgow fireworks 2017

Here’s our pick of the best firework displays in Glasgow

Glasgow Green Fireworks, Glasgow

Celebrate Guy Fawkes’ night in Glasgow Green at the spectacular musical fireworks display. The night isn’t just about oohing and ahhing at fireworks though, as there will also be pre-show music, a funfair and food and drink stalls.
When? Sunday 5th November, from 5pm – fireworks at 7.30pm
Where? Glasgow Green, Saltmarket Greendyke St, Saltmarket, Glasgow G1 5DB
How much? Free
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Paisley fireworks, Glasgow

With entertainment from midday you can make a real day out of Paisley’s family-friendly fireworks in the town centre. There will even be face painters, street entertainers and circus skills workshops to keep the kids happy all day long.
When? Saturday 4th November, 12pm – 7pm
Where? Abbey Close, Gauze St, Paisley town centre
How much? FREE
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Strathclyde Park fireworks, Glasgow

Get your fix of fireworks on the 5th of November at Strathclyde park where North and South Lanarkshire councils will join together to put on 30 minutes of back-to-back dazzling fireworks. With up to 50,000 people expected to join in the fun you can be sure of a carnival atmosphere and a great evening all round.
When? Sunday 5th November, timings TBC
Where? Strathclyde Park
How much? Free
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Aberdeen, Inverness and Dundee fireworks 2017

Here’s our pick of the best firework displays in Aberdeen, Inverness and Dundee

Fireworks Spectacular, Aberdeen

Not happy with just a big old firework bash, Aberdeen hosts its Winter Festival each year. This year, you can expect fire jugglers, fire walkers, and an epic 20 minute firework display. Being displayed over the water, at the beach, means you get the beautiful reflection of the fireworks in the sea.
When? Sunday 5th November, from 6pm, fireworks at 7.30pm
Where? The Beach Boulevard and the Beach Esplanade, Aberdeen
How much? Free
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Bonfire night, Inverness

A warming bonfire followed by a magical fireworks display. Anyone feeling a bit peckish can indulge in a variety of refreshments from stallholders! This is a real Scottish celebration, being held over the river at Loch Ness, we wonder if the famous monster will make an appearance!
When? Saturday 4th November, 6.30pm-8.30pm
Where? Bught Park, Inverness, IV3 5SR
How much? Free
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Fireworks display and bonfire, Dundee

Dundee will play host to one of the most spectacular fireworks displays in Scotland. The display can be seen for free from Lochee and Baxter Parks and will be accompanied by music from Radio Tay’s roadshow.
When? TBC
Where? Lochee and Baxter Parks, Dundee
How much? Free
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