Godalming Musical Fireworks Extravaganza - 'Best of British'

A DAZZLING EVENT FOR THE COMMUNITY BY THE COMMUNITY - Friday 2 November 2018

Godalming’s Dazzling Musical Firework Extravaganza
Friday 2 November 2018
Admission by ticket only

A DAZZLING EVENT FOR THE COMMUNITY BY THE COMMUNITY

A sparkling family evening of fireworks and fun held in Godalming Town Centre on Friday 2nd November 2018 – thanks to our sponsors, Seymours Estate Agents of Wharf Street, Godalming.

The fireworks and funfair site opens at 6.00pm, with our own Godalming Rock Choir performing at 7.40pm; the firework display starts at 8.00pm.  Start the evening by taking part in the torchlit procession which will be led by the Godalming Band, starting from Church Street at 7.15pm arriving at The Burys for 8pm.  Procession torches will be available to buy from 6.00pm.  Visitors can enjoy the procession route along ancient Church Street and the High Street as well as the fireworks and all the fun of the fair. The fireworks will dance to the sounds of ‘The Best of British’ music and you can enjoy some tasty street food and refreshments from the Round Table Tavern beer tent.

Admission by ticket only

Tickets numbers are strictly limited and are available for purchase in advance by clicking here

Advance Ticket prices (including VAT & booking fees):

Family ticket (up to 2 adults and 2 children under 16 years) £13.50
Adult ticket (16 years+) £6.00
Child ticket (under 16 years accompanied by an adult) £3.00

Just book your ticket(s) with Eventbrite print out your ticket(s) and bring it to Crown Court or Church Street to get your entry wristbands which will allow you to take part in the procession and give you access to the Firework display (adult ticketholders may purchase torches on the night at £3 each).

“On the night” Ticket prices (subject to availability) including VAT

Family ticket (up to 2 adults and 2 children under 16 years) £15.00
Adult ticket (16 years+) £7.50
Child ticket (under 16 years accompanied by an adult) £4.50

The best way to travel is on foot but if you need more detail on transport and road closures then click on the relevant tab above.

Ticket holders who have mobility or other special requirements are requested to contact the Town Council in advance to discuss access arrangements.

We need your support to make this event a success. Profits from the event will help Godalming Rotary Clubs and Godalming Round Table continue assisting local charities and good causes.

For the safety and enjoyment of spectators it is necessary to close some roads during the procession and the fireworks event.
Roads will be re-opened as soon as it is safe to do so, access for emergency vehicles will be maintained at all times

Church Street (up to Mint Street) 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Church Street (entire length)
High Street
Wharf Street
Bridge Street
7:15pm to 8:00pm
The Burys
Moss Lane
Great George Street
7:15pm to 8:45pm

The best way to enjoy this event is to travel on foot; if you are coming from outside the town then details of how to get to Godalming may be found by clicking here.

Ticket holders who have mobility or other special requirements are requested to contact the Town Council in advance to discuss access arrangements.

Public Car Parks

On 2 November 2018 public car parks in Godalming will be free of charge after 6:30pm (until 8am on 3 November). Location of Waverley Borough Council public car parks may be found by clicking here.

Crown Court & the Waverley Council Offices Car Parks

Because of the road closure of The Burys access to and from these car parks will be restricted from 7.15pm to 8.45pm. Please plan your car parking arrangements accordingly. No other public car park is affected.

Other Car Parks

Please note that car parks belonging to retail outlets (Homebase, Pets at Home, Sainsburys & Waitrose) are all subject to restrictions and penalty charges may apply. Godalming Town Council can take no responsibility for any charges incurred.

Book your tickets now by clicking here

Tickets numbers are strictly limited and are only available for purchase in advance

We need your support to make this event a success. Profits from the event will help Godalming Rotary Clubs and Godalming Round Table continue assisting local charities and good causes.

Advance Ticket prices (including VAT & booking fees):

Family ticket (up to 2 adults and 2 children under 16 years) £13.50
Adult ticket (16 years+) £6.00
Child ticket (under 16 years accompanied by an adult) £3.00

Just book your ticket(s) with Eventbrite print out your ticket(s) and bring it to Crown Court or Church Street (if you wish to take part in the procession) to exchange it for your entry wristbands (adult ticketholders may purchase torches on the night at £3 each).

The procession begins from Church Street where procession torches will be available to buy from 6pm, the procession starts at 7.15pm arriving at The Burys for 8pm. Visitors can enjoy the procession along ancient Church Street and the High Street as well as the fireworks and all the fun of the fair. The fireworks will dance to the sounds of ‘The Best of British’ music and you can enjoy some tasty street food and refreshments from the Round Table Tavern beer tent.

If you wish to take part in the torch lit procession, you will be able to obtain your wristbands from Church Street.

Adult ticketholders will be able to purchase torches, for the procession, in Church Street at a cost of £3 each.

Thank you to our sponsors and supporters/volunteers, including:

Godalming Town Council
Seymours Estate Agents
Godalming & District Scouts
Godalming Rotary Clubs  rotary_logo
Godalming Round Table
Godalming & District Chamber of Commerce
The 41 Club