Battersea Park Fireworks

Battersea Park Fireworks

Wandsworth Council’s Battersea Park Fireworks will return for two nights on 5 & 6 November. After the success of our first ‘Family Night’, we are pleased to once again offer this on Sunday night at an earlier time for all to enjoy. Tickets will go on sale in mid-August, please register for our mailing list to be the first to hear about exclusive discounts.

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Email: events@enablelc.org

FAQs

Will there be a bonfire on Sunday 7 November night?

No, the bonfire will only be on the Saturday. But instead there will be a new lighting installation, the Vortex Flow, by Squid Soup, a UK-based international group of artists, researchers, technologists and designers working with digital and interactive media experiences. Squid Soup’s works have previously displayed at Sydney Opera House, Burning Man Festival and the Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew.

 

Who will be lighting the bonfire this year?

The bonfire on Saturday 6 November will be lit by the Wandsworth Mayor, Cllr Richard Field.

 

What time are the fireworks on Saturday 6 November night?

Gates close at 8pm and fireworks start shortly after that.

 

What time are the fireworks on Sunday 7 November night?
Gates close at 7pm and fireworks start shortly after that.

Why are the tickets for specific gates and times?

As part of our Covid-19 safety mitigations we have made tickets specific for gates and entry times to help reduce crowding on the entrances.

 

Do you have card facilities onsite?

Yes, all food and beverages outlets plus any merchandising will have card facilities, no cash will be accepted.

 

Who are providing your fireworks display this year?

This year we are very proud to have our fireworks display designed and delivered by Titanium Pyrotechnics, the creative minds behind the Mayor of London’s New Year’s Eve celebrations and Edinburgh’s Hogmanay.

 

What time does the park close on Saturday 6 November?

The park closes at 4pm, but last admittance into the park is 3.30pm in order to give us time to clear the park and make it safe for the public.

 

What time does the park close on Sunday 7 November?

The park closes at 3pm, but last admittance into the park is 2.30pm in order to give us time to clear the park and make it safe for the public.

 

Can I take my children to the Battersea Bierkeller Experience?

This part of the event is strictly over 18s.

 

Is there an Afterparty this year?

Yes, we have our Battersea Bierkeller Experience in the Battersea Evolution – with a beer hall, oompah band, bumper cars and live music until midnight. We have also extended the event so you can come in before the fireworks from 6pm. You will leave the venue at 7.30pm to get to the fireworks in time and head back after the show to dance the night away.

 

Is there parking at the event?

No, there is no parking at the event or near the park. Please make your travel arrangements via public transport. Please check out https://tfl.gov.uk/plan-a-journey/ to plan your journey.

 

Will Queenstown Road station be open on Sunday 7 November?

No, Queenstown Road station will be closed on Sunday 7 November. There are, however, multiple other ways to come via public transport. Please check out https://tfl.gov.uk/plan-a-journey/ to plan your journey.

 

Is Alexandra Gate entrance strictly for disabled access?

No, it is for general access. However, it is the closest access for the limited disabled parking bays and is one of the quietest entrances that makes access easier.

 

Are the fireworks shows the same on Saturday and Sunday night?

No, they are completely different shows with different soundtracks. Come along to both to get the full Battersea Park Fireworks experience!

 

Does the fireworks show raise money for the park?

Yes! Ticket sales to Battersea Park Fireworks help us to raise funds to enhance green spaces throughout Wandsworth.

 

All our Terms and Conditions can be found at www.enablelc.org/fireworks

If you have a query which has not yet been answered, please contact our Events Team at events@enablelc.org

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

  1. The “Organiser” is Enable Leisure and Culture, a company incorporated in England and Wales company number 09487276, and registered with the Charity Commission (no. 1172345) and with registered offices at Battersea Park Offices, Battersea Park, London SW11 4NJ.
  2. These terms and conditions shall relate to Battersea Park Fireworks 2021 event and Afterparty (the “Event”).

TICKETS

  1. By purchasing an Event ticket and/or attending the Event using a ticket (a “Ticket”), the Ticket holder agrees to be bound by the terms and conditions set out herein.
  2. Any promotional offers are for ‘Standard’ tickets to the event. Promotional offers are at the Organiser’s discretion.
  3. A valid Ticket entitles the holder to attend the Event on the relevant date and at the relevant times as stated on the Ticket. There is no admittance to the Event after 20:00 hours on Saturday 6 November. There is no admittance to the Event after 19:00 hours on Sunday 7 November. The Organisers have the right to refuse entry to late arrivals and no refunds for late arrival shall be granted.
  4. Child Tickets (children aged 0 – 10 years of age inclusive) are free and all children must have a ticket to gain entry to the Event, including babes in arms. A Child Ticket is only valid for children aged 10 and under at the time of the Event.
  5. Babes in arms (under 1 years old) are categorized as a ‘Child’, are admitted free of charge and must have a Child Ticket. All children must be accompanied by an adult aged 18 or over holding a valid Ticket at all times.
  6. A maximum of four children per adult shall be permitted.
  7. Ticket holders attending the Event with Child Ticket holders confirm that they are either the parent, legal guardian or nominated guardian of the child for whom the Child Ticket has been purchased.
  8. Tickets shall not be resold, exchanged, or transferred. To do so, or to alter or deface any Ticket, will render it void.
  9. Tickets can be printed or displayed on a smart phone.
  10. It is the Ticket holder’s responsibility to check the date, time and venue of their Ticket, as mistakes cannot always be rectified. The Organiser shall not be responsible for any lost or stolen Tickets.
  11. Tickets shall not be used as prizes in competitions without the prior written consent of the Organiser.
  12. Ticket holders who are registered disabled are entitled to a complimentary essential companion Ticket. These are not available online and can be obtained only by emailing fireworks@enablelc.org. The Organiser may ask for proof of eligibility which could be provided with for example your DLA/PIP documentation, your Attendance Allowance documentation, The Access Card, or blue badge guide. The Organiser reserves the right to cancel an essential companion Ticket if they suspect the Ticket has been claimed fraudulently.
  13. Afterparty/ Battersea Bierkeller Experience tickets: This event is strictly over 18s only. The Afterparty will be held within Battersea Park at Battersea Evolution at 18:00 – 00:00 on Saturday 6 November.
    1. Tickets can only be purchased in advance, online through Eventim.co.uk.
    2. No tickets available on the door.
  • Afterparty tickets are only valid when purchased in conjunction with an adult Super Early Bird, Early Bird or Standard Fireworks ticket.
  1. Any Afterparty tickets purchased without an adult Super Early Bird, Early Bird or Standard Fireworks ticket will be void and no refunds are permitted – see REFUNDS.
  2. No access will be granted into Battersea Park without a Super Early Bird, Early Bird or Standard Fireworks ticket.
  3. There is NO entry to the park after 20:00. Please arrive at the time stipulated on your ticket to allow time for bag searches and ticket scanning.
  • Ticket holders will not be permitted to stay within Battersea Evolution during the fireworks show. All ticket holders will need to leave the venue by 19:30 and only return at 20:30.
  • Please bring proof of age identification as a requirement of entrance – Security’s decision on entry will be final.
  1. Bag searches are a condition of entry and Security’s decision is final. Small backpacks and handbags only – size not to exceed 35cm x 40cm x 20cm. The approved size criteria is in reference to the dimensions of the bag itself – bags that are half full and folded to reduce overall size will not be accepted. There are no lockers or cloakrooms available onsite.
  2. Afterparty tickets shall not be resold, exchanged, or transferred. To do so, or to alter or deface any Ticket, will render it void.
  3. Tickets can be printed or displayed on a smart phone.

REFUNDS

  1. No refund shall be made if the Ticket holder is late, refused entry, evicted from the Event, unable to attend, or has purchased an incorrect ticket.
  2. Any Afterparty tickets purchased without an adult Super Early Bird, Early Bird or Standard Fireworks ticket will be void and no refunds are permitted.
  3. Tickets are sold subject to the Organiser’s right to alter or vary the programme due to events or circumstances beyond their control without being obliged to refund monies or exchange Tickets.
  4. Should the Event be postponed, a Ticket holder may be refunded if they are no longer able to attend the Event on a new date, however no additional expenditure incurred by the Ticket holder shall be refunded to the Ticket holder. Booking fees will not be refunded.
  5. Should the Event be cancelled by the Organiser, the Ticket holder may be entitled to a full refund of the Ticket price, but no refund shall be given in respect to any other expenditure whatsoever. Ticket refunds may be claimed for up to 30 days after the cancelled Event. If the Event is cancelled due to Force Majeure, no refund of the Ticket price or any additional expenditure shall be refunded to the Ticket holder. Booking fees will not be refunded.
  6. For the purposes of these Terms and Conditions, “Force Majeure” means any cause beyond the Organiser’s control including, without limitation, an act of God, war, insurrection, riot, civil disturbances, acts of terrorism (or the threat thereof), fire, explosion, flood, royal mourning, national mourning, theft of essential equipment, malicious damage, strike, lock out, storm, third party injunction, national defence requirements and/or acts of national or local governments. The Organiser shall not be liable for failure to perform any obligation under these Terms and Conditions to the extent that the failure is caused by Force Majeure.
  7. Occasionally, inclement weather can disrupt an open-air event. Any decision to cancel the Event shall be taken by the Organiser. No refund shall be made if the Event starts, but is later abandoned.
  8. On entry, the Ticket holder agrees to accept and abide by any Event rules of the Organiser and any other regulations provided on entry to the Event.

VOID TICKETS & REFUSAL OF ENTRY/ EJECTION

  1. The Organiser operates the ‘Challenge 25’ policy with regards to the purchase of alcohol.
  2. Any breach of the Terms and Conditions shall render the Ticket void and result in refusal of entry to the Event, or ejection from the Event. The Organiser reserves the right to conduct security searches to ensure the safety of visitors and refuse admission to any Ticket holder who is deemed to be a risk to the safety of visitors. The Organiser shall be entitled to remove anyone from the Event who is under the influence of drugs or alcohol or who, in the reasonable opinion of the Organiser, is conducting themselves in a manner unconducive to their continued attendance at the Event. Any Ticket holder removed from the Event shall not be readmitted. Re-entry to the Event shall only be permitted at the Organiser’s entire discretion.

CONDITIONS OF ENTRY

  1. There is no admittance to the Event after 20:00 hours on Saturday 6 November. There is no admittance to the Event after 19:00 hours on Sunday 7 November.
  2. Bag searches are a condition of entry and Security’s decision is final. Small backpacks and handbags only – size not to exceed 35cm x 40cm x 20cm. The approved size criteria is in reference to the dimensions of the bag itself – bags that are half full and folded to reduce overall size will not be accepted. There are no lockers or cloakrooms available onsite.
  3. No food or alcohol shall be brought onsite. Without exception, no glass bottles or other glass items shall be brought onsite.
  4. Bicycles and items larger than the specified size, excluding children’s pushchairs, are prohibited at the event.
  5. Fireworks, sparklers, and animals are prohibited at the event, with the exception of Assistance Dogs.
  6. All sound and moving or still picture rights including, without limitation, on the internet, vest exclusively with the Organiser and any material filmed or recorded at the Event shall only be used for the personal, non-profit making enjoyment of amateurs. By entering the Event, Ticket holders consent to being photographed, filmed, or recorded as visitors attending the Event, and for their likeness, mannerisms and/or voice to be included in any content from such filming, photographs and/or recording (and edited) without compensation and/or credit, which content may be communicated and/or exploited in any and all media worldwide in all perpetuity.
  7. The Organiser, its contractors or agents, shall not be liable for any loss, injury or damage howsoever caused to the bearer of a Ticket, save for death or personal injury caused by the negligence of the Organiser, its contractors or agents or any other liabilities that cannot be excluded by law.
  8. Please note that prolonged exposure to loud noise may cause damage to hearing. Please be aware that strobe lighting may be used during certain activities during the Event.

DATA PROTECTION

  1. The Organiser’s data protection, data usage, privacy and cookie policy can be found at www.enablelc.org/privacy-cookies
  2. There are CCTV cameras within the Event and Battersea Park. Parks and Events Police will be present at the Event and will be equipped with body worn cameras.

SEVERABILITY & VARIATION

  1. The Organiser reserves the right to amend these Terms and Conditions from time to time when deemed reasonable and necessary to do so. Ticket holders are responsible for checking the Terms and Conditions that apply to the Event. The Organiser shall make all reasonable endeavours to put an alert on the Event website www.enablelc.org/fireworks if the Terms and Conditions have been amended.
  2. If any part of this agreement is declared unenforceable or invalid, the remainder of the Terms and Conditions shall continue to be valid and enforceable.
    These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by English law and those bound by them hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts in connection herewith.

COVID-19

For the purposes of this section “COVID-19” means the global outbreak of the respiratory coronavirus disease known as COVID-19 and the virus known as severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), confirmed as a pandemic by the World Health Organisation on 11 March 2020, and any subsequent waves or derivatives of the same.

  1. Before attending the Event, Ticket holders must familiarise themselves with and comply with the latest rules and guidance issued by the UK government regarding COVID-19.
  2. By attending the Event, all Ticket Holders are acknowledging their consent to, and agree to abide by, the safety precautions that have been adopted by The Organiser, which may include (but not be limited to) wearing of face coverings and non-invasive COVID-19 status certification checks. Safety measures for the Event will be posted on the Event website www.enablelc.org/fireworks and specific Ticket Holder requirements will be set forth in the pre-visit email notifications. Failure to comply with any such precautions could result in guests being refused entry to the Event. We further reserve the right to refuse entry to any person that refuses to comply with our safety protocols.
  3. The safety measures that are being and have been introduced at the Event are intended to minimise the risk of contracting COVID-19, but this risk cannot be completely eradicated. By purchasing a ticket for the Event, the Ticket Holder acknowledges that an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present, and that the Ticket Holder and those in the Ticket Holder’s party voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19 and agree not to hold the Organiser, the Organiser’s Event Partners or any of their affiliates, directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors or volunteers liable for any illness or injury. Anyone attending the Event acknowledges that they do so at their own risk.
  4. The Organiser is participating in the NHS Test and Trace scheme. All Ticket Holder data shall be processed by the Organiser in accordance with Enable Leisure and Culture’s Privacy Policy at https://enablelc.org/privacy-cookies/.
  5. The Ticket Holder should not attend the Event if they:
  • believe they may be infected with COVID-19;
  • have experienced symptoms in the last 14 days;
  • have been in close proximity to anyone who has experienced symptoms in the last 14 days;
  • have arrived in England in the last 14 days and are not covered by the exemption rules relating to self-isolation; or
  • have been instructed to self-isolate

 

Enable Leisure and Culture (the “Organiser”), October 2021