Carlisle Fireshow to return for 34th edition

The event will be held in Bitts Park. Credit: Stuart Walker

The Carlisle Fireshow is set to return for its 34th edition this year.

The event is to be hosted by Cumberland Council at Bitts Park on Saturday 4 November.

It will feature a bonfire and more than 2,000 fireworks, set to music, will also light up the sky.

Councillor Anne Quilter, Cumberland Council’s Executive Member for Vibrant and Healthy Places, said: “This year’s event will celebrate the Cumberland area and its communities. As well as a 40-foot bonfire, there will thousands of fireworks and it is set to be must-see event not to be missed.”

This year's events will include a funfair in the castle car park between Wednesday 25 and Sunday 29 October.

Admission is free to the event.

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