Canterbury’s premier Fireworks Evening for 2023 *SOLD OUT*

Thursday 26th October 2023

Kent Cricket

Canterbury’s premier Fireworks Evening for 2023 *SOLD OUT*

Kent Cricket is excited to announce that Canterbury’s spectacular fireworks display & fun-filled family evening will return once again to The Spitfire Ground, St Lawrence, Canterbury on Sunday 5 November 2023, in partnership with Match Bingo.

This event has become one of the biggest & best fireworks displays in Canterbury, and returns this year with a Fun Fair & live entertainment throughout the evening, with a backdrop of one of England’s first-class cricket grounds.

Gates will open at The Spitfire Ground at 16:30, when all the fun of the fair begins. Garry & Chelsea from the kmfm Breakfast Show will be hosting the event, with premium party band ‘FNKHAUS’ set to entertain the crowd as they perform the biggest dance floor fillers & party anthems, as they countdown to the fireworks display at 19:15.

This event is now sold out – no tickets will be available to purchase at the gate.

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James Copeland, Head of Partnerships at Match Bingo, said: “We’re extremely pleased to work in partnership with Kent Cricket for their Fireworks Evening.

“The event draws thousands of people to the city of Canterbury and we’re all looking forward to all of the entertainment on offer!”

Andy Griffiths, Director of Partnerships at Kent Cricket, said: “The Fireworks Evening we host at The Spitfire Ground, St Lawrence is a fantastic way for us to end our cricket season and bring fun and enjoyment to the local community.

“With a fun fair, live music and entertainment, there is something for all the family, and we look forward to welcoming you on Sunday 5 November!”

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Tickets for the first International T20 match to be held at The Spitfire Ground, St Lawrence for 12 years are now on general sale!

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International T20 cricket will return to Canterbury on Thursday 11 July 2024 when The Spitfire Ground, St Lawrence hosts the 3rd match in England’s IT20 series against New Zealand.

It is only the second time that Canterbury has hosted a Women’s International T20 match in its long history, and will be another boost for the continued growth of women’s cricket in Kent.

Over 30% of tickets have already been sold during the Ticket Ballot process. With limited capacity remaining for Frank Woolley Upper Stand, buy your tickets now to avoid disappointment!

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