Live-Action & Fireworks Event 2019

Saturday 2nd November, 2019

On Saturday 2nd November, Knockhill will be hosting its third Bonfire and Fireworks night. The Live-Action and Fireworks event will start at approximately 1.30pm (gates open at 1pm) and see a multitude of action on track, centred around Knockhill’s famous tri-oval section of the track, at the Hairpin. The Live Action Show will include racing demonstrations, drifting and end with a thrilling fireworks display at approximately 5.45pm.

This is a family friendly event suitable for families with young kids. There will be plenty of activities on-site to keep the younger ones amused, in amongst some spectacular action on track. Wow, your children this fireworks night with a trip to Knockhill for a veritable feast of high-octane motorsport action. Remember, this event will run into darkness, and despite providing lighting towers throughout the venue we’d encourage families to bring torches and warm clothing.




Showcar Registration

It's our end of season showcar event. Join us in celebrating the 2019 showcar season along with hundreds of showcars and our first ever end of year awards taking place in paddock 2. We'll be crowing the best cars of 2019 as well as those attending on the day. This event will feature cars from the UK, US, Italy, France, Germany and Japan - these cars will be eligible for on the day show and shine awards but all makes and models are welcome to attend.

Event Information

On Saturday 2nd November, Knockhill will be hosting its third Bonfire and Fireworks night. The Live-Action and Fireworks event will start at approximately 1.30pm (gates open at 1pm) and see a multitude of action on track, centred around Knockhill’s famous tri-oval section of the track, at the Hairpin. The Live Action Show will include racing demonstrations, drifting and end with a thrilling fireworks display at approximately 5.45pm.

This is a family friendly event suitable for families with young kids. There will be plenty of activities on-site to keep the younger ones amused, in amongst some spectacular action on track. Wow, your children this fireworks night with a trip to Knockhill for a veritable feast of high-octane motorsport action. Remember, this event will run into darkness, and despite providing lighting towers throughout the venue we’d encourage families to bring torches and warm clothing.

It’s almost time to send off the 2019 season with a bang, and what better way than with an action-packed family fun day at Knockhill ending with a spectacular bonfire and fireworks display at Scotland’s National Home of Motorsport.

As well as the spectacular climax to the event, which will run from 1.30pm to 6pm on Saturday 2nd November, we will assemble a mix of motorsport action to keep young and old amused on the day including:

- Legends Racing demonstrations around the Knockhill Hairpin
- The SMRC will bring the Citroen C1 class for a demo
- Show Cars – Our Six Flags Car Show will take place at this event
- Show cars parades on track and show 'n' shine competitions
- Smoke-fuelled drift action returns to the Knockhill track
- The Scottish Mini Moto scene will be back for some Hairpin racing
- We’ll have a 2-wheeled demo from some Scotland’s bike racing scene
- The Scottish Karting scene will on hand for some race action
- Stunt sensation Kevin Carmichael will be back for some thrills & spills
- Special ticket / driving experience promotions & displays

For the Kids:

- Our Tech Shed will be decked out for Halloween with activities inside
- Halloween games and fancy dress competitions (including adults) 
- Fancy dress is optional – for small and big kids
- As will funfair rides, bouncy castles (weather dependent), bungee jumps and simulator rides will also be available (additional costs for kids activities may apply).
- Additional light-up swords and wands available for purchase as well as Knockhill merchandise (hats, gloves and jackets) from the Circuit Office

We’ll also have:

- A selection of food outlets available throughout the site
- Two on-site restaurants providing a wide array of food and drink
- All parking on-site (and free)
- All kids under the age of 12 go free
- Two bonfires and spectacular fireworks display (@5.45pm)

This will be the third time we'll have hosted this event and plans are afoot to make this the biggest, brightest and most spectacular bonfire night at Knockhill... ever. So, if you fancy joining us for an alternative bonfire and fireworks adventure, book your tickets now.

And, Remember, Remember it’s on Saturday 2nd of November

Tickets cost £8 for adults and £5 for concessions in advance with children under 12 getting in free!

Event Disclaimer

Please remember that Knockhill is an outdoor venue and you should dress appropriately for that. There can be changeable weather conditions therefore extra clothing and sensible footwear is advised with trainer type shoes or walking boots preferred (no leather soles or high heels please). Being on a hillside, the spectator bankings and some pathways are steep, so please take extra care when moving around the site. As we are a motorsport venue, no dogs are allowed on site apart from Guide Dogs. Additional clothing, hats, gloves and sun cream can be purchased from the Circuit Office should you require. We look forward to seeing you at Knockhill and very much hope you enjoy your visit.

Event News

Important notice to spectators: As this event runs into darkness please take extra care on walkways. Whilst we have organised additional lighting between the car parking area and the main event arenas we recommend you bring a torch to maximise your personal safety. It is forbidden to set off your own fireworks. Sparklers are allowed, please take care and supervise children when using them.

Merchandise: make sure you pop into the circuit office (in the main paddock) for Knockhill merchandise, glow swords, etc

Catering:  Mobile Food Outlets are located throughout the venue as well as our onsite restaurants, Paddock Cafe & Bar and Kinnaird's restaurant.

Parking: All parking will be via the main entrance, please follow the car parking staff directions. We have a limited number of trackside disabled parking for Disabled badge holders.

Clothing: wear warm comfortable clothing and we’d recommend sturdy comfortable shoes 

Young children: Very young children may benefit from ear protection if you are concerned about the volume of the live action and fireworks. We do sell these in the circuit office.

Animals: Please note no animals are permitted into the venue.

Medical assistance – we will have a fully crewed ambulance on site, if you require assistance, please come to the Circuit Office, the Security Gate House or any member of staff wearing an orange tabard.

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