Three Great Destinations For Halloween Fireworks

Looking for some spooky fun that isn’t as terrifying as a haunted house? Following are three fun options across the country; the Disney shows are suitable for all ages while the New York City parade may be better suited for mature eyes. If you can’t get out to any of...

Firework Boxing Match

In our September 13th blog post, I mentioned the crazy asbestos firework suits that I saw in the 1922 compendium, Pyrotechnics: The History and Art of Firework Making (by Alan St. Hill Brock). These full-body coverings embellished with firework lance work (that was...

Family Table Bomb Not So Scary After All

Wow, this sounds like a wholesome family activity – a Family Table Bomb! Apparently in some parts of the world, table bombs are a popular activity at birthdays, weddings and other celebrations. Now calm down, before you call in the hazardous material crew to stand by,...

'Tis the Season for Smoke Balls

The weather is getting crisper, the kids are talking costumes and grocery store shelves are stocked with loads of candy. Obviously Halloween is on the way and to firework aficionados that means figuring out how to incorporate fireworks safely into the haunted holiday!...

Niagara Falls Fireworks

In the summer time, seems like you can find a firework show on every shore, stadium and street corner. But, when school is back in session and the weather cools, it seems that the only firework show on the horizon is not until New Year’s Eve. That is, unless you live...