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Fireworks at Caldicot Castle 2017

Join us for our spectacular fireworks event at Caldicot Castle for 2017!

With our incredible castle walls as the backdrop, the display is no ordinary show with an astonishing amount of fireworks, music and incredible lights that will paint the night sky with colour. The firework display lasts for over 20 minutes and is guaranteed to please!

There will be live music and entertainment from Capital FM, children's funfair rides, a licensed bar and performances from fire dancers. With lots of tasty winter treats to enjoy, wrap up warm and join us for another great family night.

Frequently Asked Questions

Terms & Conditions

How to get tickets


Adult Ticket - £7.50

Under 18s - £4.50

Child Ticket - FREE (But must still be ordered and printed)

Tickets MUST be printed out and provided at entrance, with the unique ticket ID clearly visible. Entry will not be permitted without a ticket. Please DO NOT share your unique ticket ID, as we shall only allow one person in per ID.

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Frequently Asked Questions

When are the fireworks being held?

The Fireworks take place on Sunday 5 November. Gates open at 16:30, the fireworks start at 19:00 and will last for approximately 20 minutes. The event will finish at 20:30. They are being launched from within the castle, and the viewing area will be on the main castle green.

Is there somewhere for me to print a ticket?

Tickets can be bought online here. Tickets will not be available on the gate.

Tickets can be printed off at home. Please contact events@monmouthshire.gov.uk if you are unable to print off your tickets, and we will arrange collection.

Can I buy a ticket at the gate?

No, tickets will not be available on the gate.

How much are the tickets?

Ticket prices are as follows:
1. Adult: £7.50
2. Under 18: £4.50
3. Under 3: Free, but tickets must still be ordered and printed out.

Can I leave and be readmitted to the site?

There is no readmission allowed.

Are there any age restrictions?

Children aged under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.

Can I bring my own seating?

No seating is to be brought into the event area.

Is the park accessible for disabled people?

Yes, although please note this event takes place in a country park where the ground is naturally uneven (and more so in cases of inclement weather). Please email us at events@monmouthshire.gov.uk for further information on access to the event.

Is there a specific disabled platform?

There will not be for this event as there will be no restrictions on the view of the fireworks. Please email us at events@monmouthshire.gov.uk for further information on disabled access to the event.

Do you have disabled parking available?

Disabled parking is available opposite the castle at the Mitel Car Park. You must email events@monmouthshire.gov.uk to apply for disabled parking, and you must be a blue badge holder.

Can I bring my own food & drink

Food and drink is not permitted to be brought in to the event. There will be a number of food and beverage stands available and a licensed bar.

Will the event be cancelled in bad weather

In the case of rain or fog, the event will still go ahead. If we are advised by the specialist fireworks company that the conditions are too dangerous for the fireworks to be launched, we will post a message on our website and social media, as well as send an email out.

Can I bring my own sparklers and fireworks?

Sparklers and your own fireworks are not permitted within the castle grounds.

What security will you have on the day?

There will be an increase in security this year due to recent events, so please anticipate delays on getting onto the site. Bag checks will be in operation at all gates, so please make this as easy as possible by only bringing a bag if necessary. Only bags under A4 size will be allowed in.

General Advice

The event takes place in a country park where the ground is naturally uneven; please take care when walking through the grounds, stick to the lit pathways and take advice from our stewards. Please dress warmly and keep an eye on any children in your group.

Attending the Event & Parking

How do I get onto the site?

There are three entry points to the grounds: off Church Road, off Mitel roundabout and from Castle Lea.

Please print your tickets and have them ready for when you get to the gate, we cannot accept tickets on phones. Personal details may be used for verification on entry.

Where can I park and is parking free?

We have 3 parking areas available. All of them are about a 10 minute walk from the castle. Jubilee Way (NP26 4XB), ASDA Caldicot (NP26 5DB) & Castle Gate (NP26 5YR). Parking is free.

Do you have disabled parking available?

Disabled parking is available opposite the castle at the Mitel Car Park. You must email events@monmouthshire.gov.uk to apply for disabled parking, and you must be a blue badge holder.

Caldicot Castle & Country Park

Caldicot 01291 420241

Visit Caldicot Castle in its beautiful setting of tranquil gardens and a wooded country park. Founded by the Normans, developed in royal hands as a stronghold in the Middle Ages and restored as a Victorian family home.

 
 

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