Fireworks Spectacular!


Event Date: 27/10/2023 4:00 pm

Ignite your autumn evening with a sky full of color at the Ardingly Fireworks Spectacular!

The event promises to be a sensational feast for your eyes and ears, with fireworks crafted by the award-winning Illusion Fireworks team. As the night sky comes alive, it’ll be a sight you won’t want to miss.

Highlights of the evening include:

Award-winning Fireworks Display by the renowned Illusion Fireworks team. Watch the night sky light up with an array of colors and patterns that promises to be a visual treat!

Low Noise Children’s Display: An earlier, child-friendly fireworks spectacle. Perfect for the little ones and those who prefer their fireworks a touch quieter.

Big Funfair: Experience the joy and nostalgia of classic rides, thrilling attractions, and fun-filled activities. Whether you’re a thrill-seeker or just looking to relive childhood memories, there’s something for everyone.

Lip-smacking Food & Beverages: Warm up with hot food, and toast the evening with our licensed bar offerings. Sip on the festive flavors of mulled wine & cider as you revel in the festivities.

Illuminating Stalls: Make the night even brighter! Browse through stalls offering sparklers and a range of light-up toys for both kids and adults.

Date and Time

Date: Friday, 27th October

Venue: Ardingly Showground

Gates & Funfair Open: 4:00 PM


Children under 5 go FREE!

Children £4 Online (£5 on the gate)

Adults 16+ £8 Online (£10 on the gate)

Tickets are available online and at the gates.


Free parking is available at the venue, no need to pre-book!

Safety Guidelines

For the safety and enjoyment of all, we ask that you observe all posted rules and listen to the directions from event staff.

Don’t miss out on this fantastic community event—come and make the night sparkle with us at the Ardingly Fireworks Spectacular!For more information and to book your tickets, visit our website or contact us directly.

See you there! 🎆🎇

If you would like to speak to one of our representatives about hiring one of our spaces contact us on:

01444 892048

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Thank you so much for all the hard work your team put into our Fiesta last Friday. It went really well, and our clients / staff had a fantastic time. The support and help provided throughout was very much appreciated and helped the event to run so smoothly. The catering team also did a fantastic job and food selection/drinks options were perfect.

Southdown Fiesta

Warners Shows organise events with all major showgrounds across England. It was a pleasure to work, from start to finish, with such a professional and helpful team on site as we launched our new event on the South of England Showground. From point of sale through to ground staff. Looking forward to returning in 2024.

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Sally Dodds, Head of Events, Warners Group

The Event Centre staff went out of their way to help deliver the best possible experience. Nothing was too much to ask for and all our requests were met with a very positive response throughout. We would not hesitate to recommend the South of England Event Centre to other prospective clients.

Murray Stinton
Production Manager, AA Roadshow

I wanted to say a very big thank you to you and all of your wonderful team for an awesome event on Tuesday. All of our delegates had nothing but praise for the venue, the catering staff and wider teams.

Lisa Spies
from First Central


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At the South of England Event Centre, we have the space for your event to succeed. If you would like to know more about our event spaces or have a question about how we can help you make the most of your event, please contact us.

Tel: 01444 892048