Why You Need To Be At The London Fireworks Festival 2014?
Come autumn and events galore in the festive bouquet of London. We are hardly done celebrating Diwali Celebrations (Belated Happy Diwali, by the way), especially in the Leicester City of England, that it is almost time for the Halloweens. And as you get ready to put your freak on and go “Trick or Treating” this Halloween in London, we have another spectacular event lined up for you.
As the winter chills approaches the city, softly yet steadily, Alexandra Palace in North London prepares itself for the most spectacular Firework Show that the capital has ever seen. Come and watch the city dance to the hues of reds, pinks, greens, golden and others this Saturday, November 1st. And that’s not all! The Alexandra Palace Firework Display promises a complete family and adult entertainment with funfairs, Ice Skating, German Bier Festival, Street Food and Craft Beer Festival, all going on simultaneously at the premises.
Waiting to get dazzled in the British Capital? This event might just be the best opportunity for you. Join us as we cover the event and its unique details for you.
The Fireworks Festival
The beautiful grounds of Alexandra Park are all set to be your host for the spectacular evening. On the eve of 1st November, come and witness one of the greatest fireworks in the capital. The fireworks, starting at 7:30, promise to be the most spectacular event in London so far this year. However, if you would like to avoid queues and crowds, it is advisable that you reach the venue a bit early. Besides, the fireworks are not the only highlight of the event. The pomp and show and the razzmatazz start as soon as 3:00 PM and offers a wide assortment of festivities and enjoyment.
Early birds to the event may relish the Craft Beer served by local brewers and exciting Street Food. The event is has two separate zones – one for the families and one for adults. If you would prefer a bit more of space for your family to hang out with, opt for the Family Zone at the event. The area is going to host a funfair, and families may also enjoy Face Painting for FREE! Besides, the local vendors are going to serve Children Sized Portions, so that the entire family can enjoy together as a unit. However, for the adults, the event offers another Adult Fun Fair, with some real white Knuckle Rides. And well, the best part is that all these events are covered in your ticket to the Firework Festival. You would not have to pay any extra amount to attend the fun fairs and the likes. However, the fireworks have its interesting accomplices; namely UK’s Largest German Bier Festival and Discounted Ice Skating at the Alexandra Palace Ice Rink. Continue reading to find out more details about the same.
The German Bier Festival
One thing that is attracting all the beer enthusiasts to the Fireworks Festival is the German Bier Festival – the largest that the UK ever witnesses. Lose yourself indulging in the tantalizing flavours of German Bier. This part of the event opens from 3 Pm to 11 PM, and thus, you can join at your own pace and savour the rich and authentic flavours. Besides, in the West Hall of the Festival Village, one can find a delectable assortment of food to go with the Bier. We especially recommend a range of German sausages and pretzels at the event. And that’s not all! To promise never-ending entertainment, the Bier Festival is slated to revive one of the greatest musical rivalries ever witnessed in the 90s. When the legends collide, whose side are you going to be on? Attend the Bier Festival to watch two greatest tribute Bands – Noasis and the Blurb, battle it out on the stage! Get your groove on!
Lastly, if you have procured the tickets to German Bier Festival, you would enjoy an exclusive access to the South Terrace. That means you would be able to enjoy the fireworks more, all thanks to a much better position.
The Bier Festival is open only for the adults, and hence, children may not join. The organizers shall be running a strict ID Check, and hence any monkey business is strictly ill-advised!
Ice Skating at the Alexandra Palace Ice Rink
Are you a fan of ice skating? Do you want to enjoy Ice Skating at state-of-the-art contemporary ice rink? Grab a ticket at the Alexandra Palace Ice Rink and you can have all the fun swaying on the ice with your friends, family or partner, and that too at just £5.
Hotels near Alexandra Palace
Since the event is on a Saturday, and on the Friday, we already have Halloween’s; you can turn your visit to the Alexandra Palace into an extended holiday. If you are worried about the accommodations near Alexandra Palace, don’t be. We at Londonhotels4u.com are your trusted hotel booking partners established since 2001, and we are here to provide you with the most comfortable and cost-effective lodgings near the event. With a number of last minute deals and guaranteed lowest prices, we are undoubtedly one of the most preferred hotel booking partners in London. If you are planning to travel via the underground or rail, we have got fetching stay options near the same. You can find a wide range of hotels near the Wood Green Tube station here, closest to the Alexandra Palace. Navigate through the list of lodgings, filter them out and book your desired lodgings now.However, if you plan to travel by the railways, Alexandra Palace has a railway station of its own. Enjoy the best of comforts and a convenient by booking a hotel close to Alexandra Palace Railway Station here. You may choose from a range of bed and breakfast accommodations, budgeted hotels, boutiques and luxury hotels by following this simple link.
For family travellers, we strongly recommend an apartment hotel near the stations. Mount Mansions is a 5-star luxury apartment hotel offering free Wi-Fi internet access near Alexandra Palace, with loads of other features. Enjoy a home like stay away from your home, by booking this accommodation. The rooms come fitted with several contemporary facilities like washing machines, over and microwaves, fridge and freezers and more with daily maid service. A high-end gymnasium is right off the corner from the hotel, offering a respite to the health-conscious guests.
Lastly, we have another strong recommendation for the budget travellers. Book your stay at the Athena Palace Hotel and enjoy a stay with free parking and continental breakfast services. Relax at the restful settings of the hotel, and enjoy a scrumptious breakfast each morning. Travel at your ease to the venue and enjoy the swell fireworks and other celebrations.
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