Silverstone Circuit Stages 70th Anniversary Stunt and Fireworks Show Extravaganza
Remember, remember the 3rd November for a Stunt and Fireworks Show extravaganza at Silverstone circuit. The home of British motorsport hosts a spectacular celebration of the traditional Guy Fawkes Night as well as Silverstone’s 70th anniversary.
Silverstone circuit is set for an evening not to be missed on Saturday 3rd November this year, with one of the largest fireworks displays in the area. The entertainment combines a showcase of British motorsport with Silverstone’s heritage, taking visitors through the ages. Music of the decades will evoke memories of a bygone era and the evolution of motorsport with iconic race cars from the 70s through to present day, including a Surtees Formula 1, which will be a bit hit with all the race fans.
Paul Swift headlines the live action stunt show, with his record-breaking talent and amazing precision-driving sure to delight visitors with 40 minutes of heart pumping track action and an ‘Italian Job’ theme for this riveting entertainment. It’s definitely a ‘don’t try this at home’ event! A seven-time British motorsport Champion, Paul’s stunt driving career includes being a double for household names such as James Corden, Lewis Hamilton and Sebastien Vettel, as well as making regular appearances on Top Gear and Top Gear Live.
The Stunt and Fireworks Show is rounded off with a fireworks extravaganza that will thrill and delight all the family. Accompanied by music and lights, this sparkling celebration with the latest pyrotechnics will be a fitting finale. Traditional Guy Fawkes Night fare, including burgers, hot dogs, hog roast, mulled wine, licensed bars and much more, will be available throughout the event.
Motor racing fans can also take advantage of the Walter Hayes Trophy racing action that takes place during the day. The world’s largest Formula Ford 1600 event will feature full grids and a busy schedule of racing with drivers from the around the world competing in this prestigious event, a proving ground for young single seater racing talent.
Tickets for the Stunt and Fireworks Show cost £12 for adults in advance, £15 on the door with children aged 15 and under going free. The ticket is valid all day, allowing access to the racing from 8 am, as well as the evening entertainment that starts at 6pm. Tickets can be purchased online at www.silverstone.co.uk.