Tonight’s firework display in Broadstairs has been postponed

Firework displays on the isle

Tonight’s (August 2) fireworks in Broadstairs have been postponed due to forecasts of heavy rain and high winds from 4pm.

The display has been rescheduled for tomorrow (August 3)

Broadstairs Firework Events shared the news on their facebook page today.

In a post they said: “Due to the weather forecast showing heavy rain and high winds from 16.00 until midnight, Broadstairs Firework Events are regrettably forced to postpone the event planned for this evening, Wednesday 2nd August. This is not a decision we take lightly or without careful consideration.

Photo Broadstairs Firework Events

“However we are pleased to announce that we have been able to reschedule the event for tomorrow night, Thursday 3rd August.

“This decision has been made early in the day to allow the information to be circulated as soon as possible and to as many people as possible. Please share this information.

“We apologies for any inconvenience this change of date may cause, unfortunately the weather is one thing we have no control over

“We look forward to seeing you tomorrow evening.”

 

There will also be a firework display on Wednesday August 23 as the finale to the Water Gala

Timetable

Each event (with the exception of Water Gala) starts at 6pm with fairground stalls and food on Victoria Gardens

From 8pm – live music on the Bandstand

Fireworks are planned for 9.45pm. (subject to weather conditions)

All these events are free but a bucket collection will be held.