Wandsworth Council’s official display, and the biggest in South London, will brighten up the skies on two nights for 2022. Award-winning pyrotechnicians have crafted an impressive display, all set to music. As if that’s not enough, there will also be hot food, mulled wine and glow-in-the-dark face paint. Winning.
When to arrive
Gates open at 6pm, bonfire lighting is at 7:30pm and the fireworks begin at 8pm. Food stalls and entertainment start at 6pm with the Battersea Bierkeller Afterparty running ’til late for the over 18s. On Sunday the event opens an hour earlier and has a more kid-friendly display. The doors close at 8pm sharp, so don’t be late! There are no card facilities on site so remember to bring some cash for snacks and treats.
Getting tickets for Battersea Park Fireworks
Tickets can only be purchased online in advance. The pre-sale goes live on Tuesday 6th of September 2022 – sign up to the mailing list to receive a pre-sale link and first access to tickets. General tickets go on sale Wednesday the 7th of September. Though there are 50,000 spots they sell out every year, so be sure to grab yours early – scroll down to the info box at the end of the article for the link to buy Battersea Park Fireworks tickets.
Ticket sales fund Wandsworth’s green spaces through investment in play, shared local spaces, and improvement of natural habitats.
Battersea Park Fireworks after party
Three years ago, the 2019 event saw the first official Battersea Park Fireworks afterparty with live music, bars and food until the early hours. This year the 2022 after party starts on the Saturday immediately after the fireworks show and runs till midnight. There’ll be a live band, beer hall and bumper cars but note it’s for over 18s only. The Sunday event is more family friendly starting an hour earlier and features a lighting installation.