Sussex Bonfire Dates 2012

Due to popular demand, here is a list of all confirmed dates that I have for bonfire this year:

EVENT LOCATION AND INFORMATION
FIRE
FAMILY FRIENDLY
PYROS
Uckfield Carnival – Saturday 1st September
 NO YES YES
(on Fri 31st)
Crowborough Carnival – Saturday 10th September

Starts 7:30pm at Chapel Green

 YES YES NO
Mayfield – Saturday 15th September – Click for more info

Good carnival. Parking nightmare
War Memorial Procession 6:30pm

NO YES YES
Burgess Hill – Saturday 29th September

GOING AHEAD THIS YEAR!

 YES YES YES
Rotherfield – Saturday 6th October

Great village bonfire

 YES YES YES
Eastbourne – Saturday 6th October

Highly recommended for families

 NO YES YES
Hastings – Saturday 13th October

First “real” bonfire event
Fireworks on beach

 YES VERY BUSY YES
Hailsham – Saturday 20th October

I’ve never been!

YES YES YES
Fletching – Saturday 20th October

Village can get very busy. Drunk teenies too.

YES VERY CROWDED YES
Seaford – Saturday 20th October

Second year, reformed society

 ? HOPEFULLY! ?
Nevill Juvenile (Lewes) – Saturday 20th October

Don’t be fooled by the word “Juvenile”! Great show
First procession 6:30pm

YES YES YES
Littlehampton – Saturday 27th October

 

YES CROWDED YES
Battel – Saturday 3rd November

Quite hardcore. Amazing bonfire site in Battle Abbey

 YES NOISY! YES
Winchelsea – Saturday 3rd November [TBC]

Not ever attended!

 ? ? ?
Newick – Saturday 3rd November

Fantastic every year
Parking issues

 YES VERY BUSY YES
Lewes – Saturday 5th November

Need I even comment?
OK, make sure you’re there in good time!

 YES x 6 “EXTREME” YES x 6
Lindfield – Saturday 5th November

Good family alternative to Lewes

 YES YES YES
South Heighton – Saturday 10th November

Short procession. Good for families

 YES YES YES
Chailey – Saturday 10th November

Story based fireworks
Low key

 YES YES YES
Rye – Saturday 10th November

A very popular event

YES VERY BUSY YES
East Hoathly – Saturday 10th November

Great tableaux, spoilt by drunk “kids” a bit

YES CROWDED YES
Barcombe – Saturday 17th November

The season finale – LOUD!

YES VERY NOISY! YES
Robertsbridge – Saturday 17th November

Popular but invite only for marching

YES VERY NOISY! YES

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