• British Firework Championships 2024

    Britain’s most spectacular fireworks display takes place between 14 and 15 August 2024

British Firework Championships 2024 Plymouth

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National Firework Championships 2024

Immerse yourself in the inspiring display of pyrotechnics at the British Fireworks Championships in Plymouth! 

Witness two evenings of intense competition as fireworks displays compete for the title of British Firework Champions. This free, family-friendly event, scheduled for 14 and 15 August 2024, promises an unforgettable experience filled with live music, fairground rides, and refreshment stalls. 

Mark your calendars for this spectacular showcase on the Plymouth Hoe and Mount Batten Peninsula. Secure your spot and prepare for the breathtaking spectacle of lights and colours that define the British Fireworks Championships. Don't miss out on this thrilling event, a true highlight in the annual calendar, leaving you mesmerised and desiring for more. 

The British Fireworks Championships: an unmissable celebration of pyrotechnic mastery. Click here to reserve your room now and secure your seat to this breathtaking spectacle.


Plymouth Fireworks

Where to Watch Plymouth Fireworks

Plymouth Hoe emerges as the premier viewing platform, providing a stunning panorama over Plymouth Sound.

Thousands of residents and visitors gather on the Hoe to witness an electrifying pyrotechnic display, while those seeking a distinctive vantage point can explore the Jennycliff area tucked behind Mountbatten. Embark on an unforgettable journey of visual enchantment as the night sky transforms into a canvas of vibrant colours and dazzling displays.

Navigating from Future Inn Plymouth to the event site is a breeze; effortlessly plan your route with our detailed directions.

British Firework Championships 2024 Dates and Schedule

Prepare for a breathtaking spectacle as the skies above Plymouth come alive with a magnificent showcase of fireworks during the return of the British Firework Championships on August 14 and 15, 2024.

Indulge in the performances of six premier pyrotechnic companies: The UK Fireworks Company, Distant Thunder Fireworks, Shockwave Pyrotechnics, Skyburst, the Fireworks Co, Pyrovision, and Electrify Pyrotechnics, all competing for the title of British Firework Champions.

Each evening, these expert teams will unfold a symphony of colours and effects, transforming the night sky into an enchanting canvas of light and sound.

The festivities kick off around 2pm, offering a delightful blend of family-friendly activities. Let live music fill the air from 5pm, creating the perfect ambience for an evening filled with entertainment and enchantment. Experience the thrill of fairground rides and indulge in refreshment stalls, providing moments of excitement and rejuvenation throughout the day. As dusk descends, anticipation will reach its peak, culminating in fireworks displays, each commencing at approximately 9.30pm.

Prepare to be shocked by perfectly synchronised bursts of colour and pyrotechnic masterpieces that will illuminate the skies above Plymouth Sound.

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Bedrooms at Future Inn Plymouth

Future Inn Plymouth: A Convenient and Family-Friendly Retreat

Future Inn Plymouth serves as an optimal and family-friendly lodging choice, providing a comfortable and practical haven for your stay. Choose from a range of spacious bedrooms, including those suitable for up to four guests, making it perfect for families. Children under 12 stay for free, and guests can take advantage of complimentary amenities such as free parking, WiFi, and a bathrobe and slippers.

The hotel enhances the home-away-from-home experience with thoughtful touches like wine glasses and an ice bucket, tea and coffee-making facilities, an iron and ironing board, and a small exercise room. Elevate your stay with the convenience and welcoming atmosphere offered by Future Inn Plymouth.

Secure Your Stay at the Best Rates

For the most competitive rates, make a direct reservation with Future Inn Plymouth, where rooms start from just £67 per night. Booking is convenient and flexible - secure your stay online, ensuring our best rate guarantee, or contact our Reservations Team at 01752 701000 or reservations.plymouth@futureinns.co.uk.

Unlock Additional Benefits with Future Inn Rewards

Take advantage of additional perks by joining the Future Inn hotel loyalty program. Earn 1 reward point for every £1 spent on accommodation, and enjoy double points when dining in the restaurant. Accumulated points can be used for upgrades to a suite or a complimentary night's stay. Membership includes a complimentary drink voucher for restaurant dining (with double points) and exclusive member discount rates. Joining is entirely free!

Easy Access to Plymouth Hoe from Future Inn Plymouth

Explore Plymouth Hoe conveniently from Future Inn Plymouth, just a 17-minute drive away. Alternatively, hop on public transport right outside the hotel for a 32-minute journey or take a leisurely 26-minute bike ride – did you know we're a cycle-friendly hotel? Experience the perfect blend of accessibility and comfort during your stay at Future Inn Plymouth.

Dishes on the menu in Fishbone Restaurant

Food and Drink in Plymouth

Indulge in a culinary journey at Fishbone Restaurant, an ideal spot to energise before or after the event. Our dedicated team caters to your desires, offering a diverse menu featuring breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, evening a-la-carte, and traditional Sunday roasts. Kickstart your evening with our early-bird dining menu starting at 4pm, allowing you to dine on 3 courses for just £25. Families with little ones can delight in the fact that under 5's eat for free when accompanied by a paying adult.

For your convenience, room service is available 24 hours a day, ensuring you can enjoy our offerings at any time. Elevate your dining experience with a diverse selection of drinks, including popular local brands such as Atlantic IPA, Offshore, Tarquins Gin, and Plymouth Gin. Our extensive gin and mixer menu, along with a tempting 2 for £15 on cocktails, promises to please any palate.

For reservations, contact us at 01752701000 or fishbone@futureinns.co.uk.

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<span class="red">Frequently Asked Questions</span>

Every year, the best fireworks display companies in Britain attend the championships in Plymouth to be crowned the ‘British Firework Champion’, putting on thrilling displays for the whole family. Thousands of spectators attend the event to witness the competition, making it one of the most popular Summer events in the city.

Plymouth Hoe is the best place to watch the Firework Championships, providing a panoramic view over Plymouth Sound, ensuring you don’t miss out on any of the action.

Skyburst, the Fireworks Co., won the 2023 Firework Championships and is returning to compete again in 2024. Hoping to keep their reigning title for another year, the 2024 Firework Championships are sure to be explosive!

Future Inn Plymouth is in prime location to visit the city for the championships, just a 17-minute drive from Plymouth Hoe. With rooms available from £67 per night and additional perks, such as free parking and free wifi, the hotel is the perfect base.


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