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Hints and tips for finding or curating the perfect firework display

Hints and tips for finding or curating the perfect firework display

Hints and tips for finding or curating the perfect firework display

Fireworks a flare of excitement – lighting up the sky

Here at the Big Show Fireworks, we love the magical spark that fireworks create.  There is something absolutely electrifying about the moment an ignited rocket dashes its way into the night sky.  The anticipation and excitement experienced by all, eagerly awaiting the explosive display of colours and lights, leaving not only yourself, also your guests completely mesmerised.  Fireworks are wonderful in helping to create happy emotional memories.  Buckle up, because we are diving into the world of dazzling celebrations, be it a public firework display or an intimate firework gathering.

Our love for fireworks – dazzle at a glance!

The Big Show Fireworks must confess we are firework fanatics.  Our love of fireworks is not unique to us, we know fireworks are enjoyed far and wide.  Thrilling to watch, fireworks transform the night sky into a beautiful canvas of shimmering stars, vibrant hues, and electrifying crackles.  Every display curated with its own preference and sequence which we believe is one of the reasons why fireworks have stood their test of time.  The Big Show Fireworks are on a mission to provide the most entertaining and outstanding quality fireworks information and firework products, ensuring every occasion is filled with an electrifying energy.  Whether it is the information of how to find the perfect firework display or fireworks and firework products making your celebrations amazing be it a wedding, a birthday, or a heart-warming farewell.

The quest for the perfect fireworks display

Are you looking for a mind-blowing firework extravaganza?  If the answer is yes, look no further.  The Big Show Fireworks will help turn your search in to a triumph.  Providing you with all the information our hints, tips and guidance won’t be beaten and of course we are able to supply the best fireworks advice and fireworks products in the business.

When to Get Ready for Fireworks parties?

Firework displays come to life at different times throughout the year.  You will often see the night sky alight for many different celebrations.  Have you ever wondered why on certain times of the year the night skies are lit with beautiful colours?  Wonder no more with the reference guide for fireworks displays across the UK:

  • Bonfire Night 

    The 5th of November marks Fireworks Night, where the sky dazzles with displays starting around 7 or 8 pm, and by UK law, they're wrapped up by 1 am.
  • New Year's Eve Fireworks

    As the clock strikes midnight on December 31st, fireworks paint the sky with strokes of brilliance, marking the start of the new year.
  • Diwali Fireworks

    Also known as the festival of light - Celebrated around November and October, Diwali sees mesmerizing firework displays during the evening festivities, all concluded by 1 am.
  • Chinese New Year Fireworks

    Usually happens in February, this event lights up the night sky with dazzling displays in celebration.

Fireworks are also used at many global celebrations.   Fireworks provide a beautiful display for key events such as the Olympics opening ceremony, the World Cup, and other grand parties.

Firework Finale at the Olympics 


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Unveiling the secrets to finding firework displays

You are only a Google search away from your next firework spectacle! Thanks to the internet and the social media buzz, tracking down a firework display near you is a breeze. Here at the Big Show Fireworks, we recommend searching the following:

  1. Tourism and Event Websites: Tap into event and tourism websites like Visit Manchester, M.E.N., Tripadvisor, and Time Out to discover upcoming firework extravaganzas in your area.
  2. Social Media Magic: Facebook groups, local pages, and your friendly neighbourhood fire department might spill the beans on nearby firework displays – the online world is your oyster!

Types of fireworks displays: More Than Just a Bang

Firework displays are not just reserved for the grand events you see on TV, although as mentioned above they do play a key part in grand opening ceremonies.  Firework displays come in all different varieties:

Major Events: National celebrations like The Lord Mayor’s Show, royal weddings, and The Proms often feature grand firework displays that light up the sky in spectacular fashion.

Private Events: Weddings and wedding receptions, birthdays, and anniversaries with private firework displays tailored to your celebration. Whether it's a firework display in a garden or a grand estate, we've got the sparks that'll make your event shine!

Public Events: Local parks and recreation areas turn into firework wonderlands during public events, often organised by community groups to spread joy.

Performances: Fireworks aren't just for the finale – they add drama and flair to theatrical performances, music gigs, and concerts, leaving your audience in awe.

Corporate Firework Displays: Businesses love to celebrate key milestones throughout the year, using fireworks in their brand colours adds that extra pizzazz to product launches, sports events, and more.

The Big Show Fireworks have discussed how fireworks can be used in various celebrations and events throughout the year, are you now feeling inspired to create your own firework display?

Creating Your Own Firework Extravaganza

The Big Show Fireworks recommends the following when creating your own firework display.

  1. Always Plan Ahead: Reach out to the professionals.  Collaborate with a reputable fireworks company which of course the Big Show Fireworks can help your firework vision to life.
  2. Personalise the Sparks: Firework displays can be carefully curated and tailored to your specific needs. Colours and specifics can make your firework display completely unique, again we can provide you with all your firework product needs.
  3. Venue Vibes: Pick a spacious garden, a lakeside spot, or any open space with a clear view of the sky to host your magical display.  Here at the Big Show Fireworks, we do have knowledge of some great venues and can help advise with this.
  4. Timing is Everything: Coordinate your display with the timing of the event. As the sun sets, your fireworks should then take the spotlight.  The Big Show Fireworks can advise the best times to set your fireworks off, seasonal dependant.
  5. Spread the Word: Invite your friends and family to share the experience.   Wonderful memories can be created, especially when collaborating with the Big Show Fireworks.
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