Author Archives for Fantastic Fireworks

05/04/2017

Fireworks to music and what to choose

Fireworks to music and what to choose Here is a guide from Fantastic Fireworks about choosing the right music and fireworks for displays. There are literally millions of individual music tracks out there that you can incorporate fireworks with, but some music is better to use than others. You can put fireworks to quieter and more chilled out tracks and you can put fireworks to up-tempo and lively music. Either way works just as well providing you use the right kind of fireworks. Generally, the rule of thumb is that with quieter... Read More

16/02/2017

Celebrate Easter with Fantastic Fireworks

Celebrate Easter and buy fireworks from Fantastic Fireworks. Easter celebrates the resurrection from the dead of Jesus, three days after he was executed by the Romans on the Cross. Unlike Christmas, the actual day of Easter is not celebrated on a set date and generally takes place towards the end of March or at the beginning of April depending on the moon. Easter Day is held on the first Sunday after the first full moon taking place after the vernal equinox. This year Easter falls in April with Good Friday... Read More

10/02/2017

Fireworks for Romantics

With Valentines Day upon us we thought we would go through some of our fireworks and firework effects that would be perfect for Valentines and any other romantic themed events like Weddings, Anniversaries and Engagement parties. Fantastic Fireworks have an excellent range of fireworks perfect for any romantic celebration, and the first to look at is our Party In A Box Party In a Box, as the name suggests is the ultimate party firework and is a good all-rounder as a part of any romantic display. It has 32 shots... Read More

06/02/2017

Fantastic Fireworks guide to Las Fallas

Every year, as a traditional celebration, Las Fallas or The Falles is celebrated in Valencia, Spain to commemorate St Joseph’s Day, the patron saint of carpenters and wood working. This takes place between 15th and 19th March. It is named Fallas or Falles because of the celebration of the burning of effigies and monuments throughout the city. The monuments are known as Ninots to the Valencians. Every neighbourhood normally creates some form of Ninot in one theme or another which is completely up to them. For example, the photo below... Read More

31/01/2017

Fantastic Fireworks Wedding Fireworks Packs

With Valentines Day firmly on the horizon, and with love in mind, we are happy to announce the release of our very own Wedding Fireworks packs from just £199. If you are thinking of proposing to your other half on Valentines Day you may wish to celebrate your eventual big day with fireworks. We have a great selection of single ignition and multishot fireworks included in these packs which have great and amazing effects, with high impact, to make your special wedding day extra special and give it that little bit more sparkle and happiness. We... Read More

2017 fireworks 07/12/2016

Budget New Year Eve house party 2017

There are only a few days left until 2017 and many of us will only start planning New Year’s Eve celebrations. Unfortunately, many of the big parties and firework displays are ticket only which are either really expensive or sold out. Your local pub or restaurant is also likely to charge extra for simply spending the evening there. Why not throw your own NYE party and set your own rules? That way you can avoid the big crowds, queues and unreasonably high priced events! It doesn’t need a great deal of... Read More

Different types of fireworks for sale at the Fantastic Fireworks shop 31/10/2016

Buying Fireworks Online: Tips for Making Sure You Buy Safe Fireworks

The internet has made every industry flourish and buying fireworks online is no different — but it’s vital you make sure what you’re buying is safe to use The internet has had a significant effect on… well, everything! Whether it’s your work, social life, or just doing some shopping, having access to an internet connection gives you an endless amount of options to explore. Take fireworks, for example: a product that is rather specialised in nature and not something every shop will sell; especially the products featured in some of... Read More

DIY fireworks on bonfire night 28/10/2016

Buying Fireworks for Bonfire Night? Here’s an Essential Checklist

Bonfire Night is the perfect chance to gather family and friends for any evening of firework-fueled fun. On November 5th, there’s always an abundance of events and social gatherings going on. But to make the most out of such a special evening, why not take the ‘do it yourself’ approach? Our checklist will help you put on a night to remember, complete with all the booms, bangs, oohs and ahhs that make a firework display so great. Garden Party Specialties If you don’t fancy venturing too far away from home... Read More

A bonfire lighted up on Guy Fawkes Night 05/10/2016

The History of Bonfire Night / Guy Fawkes Night

Bonfire night which is also known as Guy Fawkes’ Night or Fireworks’ Night is celebrated annually throughout the UK on November 5th On November 5 bonfires are lit and fireworks are set off across the UK to celebrate Bonfire Night. Some organise small gatherings in their back garden to fire subtle pyrotechnics while others join thousands in watching some of the biggest professional firework displays across the country. One of the most popular one takes place in Himley Park, Dudley and you can find out more about ticket prices here.... Read More

19/08/2016

Sneak preview of fireworks at Luton Hoo 2016

The annual feel-good fireworks display at Luton Hoo returns on September 10 to showcase some of the best Fantastic Firework products yet! Yes, it’s still summer and the last thing you want to think about is bringing back boots and sweaters but Autumn is fast approaching and as enthusiasts of the season, we want to be the first to shout about it! But don’t go just yet because we’ve got some good news. If you haven’t already heard about it through our social media or recent posts, we are holding a FREE,... Read More