BONFIRE night is almost here. Whether you’re in Edinburgh or the Lothians, here are some of the main organised events to choose from...
Haddington Torchlight Procession Bonfire and Fireworks , Whittinghame Drive, 6.30pm-8.30pm, £2 (£5 with torch for procession)
Hot food and drink will be on offer along with children’s rides, inflatables and glow in the dark items.
Linlithgow RFC Fireworks Display - Linlithgow Rugby Football Club, 6pm-9pm, £5, (£15 (family)
This fireworks show lasts just under 30 minutes.
Scottish Love in Action Fireworks Extravaganza, George Watson’s Rugby Ground, Myreside Road, £8 (family discounts are available), under-2s free
Blue Show takes place 4.30pm-5.15pm, gates open for the ‘red show’ at 6.30pm, for 7pm show.
GUY FAWKES’ NIGHT
Musselburgh Fireworks Display, Fisherrow Links, 7pm, free
This community fireworks display is always well attended and a great success.
Mayfield Fireworks, Mayfield Park, Dalkeith, 6.30pm, £2.50 (under-16s £1.50/under-5s £1)
Popular local family fireworks display.
Currie, Balerno and District Round Table Fireworks, George V Park, Currie, 6.30pm, £5 (children free)
Organisers ask unaccompanied teenagers to donate £1 at the gate.
Of course, while there’s nothing quite like going to a displays, some of the most spectacular views can be found elsewhere in the city, why not try Calton Hill or Bruntsfield Links to take in the views.