Bonfire Night

Bonfire Night is a uniquely British event when we "celebrate" the discovery of the Gunpowder Plot against the King and Parliament in the early 17th Century. You can read all about the actual events, find out about Guy Fawkes and discover why we have a bonfire, fireworks and a "guy" for 5th November on our Guy Fawkes page. 

We've also got advice on staying safe on Bonfire Night (including a useful printable of the Fireworks Code) as well as fun colouring pages, puzzles, crafts and printables to help you enjoy Guy Fawkes Night with the kids!

Bonfire Night at Activity Village

Remember, remember the fifth of November,
Gunpowder, treason and plot,
We see no reason,
Why gunpowder treason,
Should ever be forgot!

Bonfire Night Safety
Bonfire Night is fun but can also be dangerous. If you are going to an organised event or plan to...
Bonfire Night Colouring Pages
Celebrate Bonfire Night with our colouring pages! You'll find firework displays, bonfires,...
Bonfire Night Crafts
Celebrate Bonfire Night this year with some fun "firework" and bonfire crafts for your...
Bonfire Night Printables
Lots NEW! A collection of useful and fun Bonfire Night printables covering everything from...
Bonfire Night Puzzles
Enjoy these Bonfire Night puzzles - great for keeping kids busy while you wait for the fireworks to...
Bonfire Night Worksheets
Lots NEW! Scroll down for our collection of Bonfire Night worksheets and notebooking pages focusing...
Guy Fawkes
Lots NEW! Learn a little about Guy Fawkes and enjoy our colouring pages, worksheets, writing paper...
Penny for the Guy
Did you know that Bonfire Night is also known as "Guy Fawkes Night"? Guy Fawkes was just...

Bonfire Night Videos to Enjoy

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Here's a lovely explanation of the history behind Bonfire Night!

Stay safe and enjoy yourselves on Bonfire Night!

Bonfire Night Activities for Kids

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