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Celebrations

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

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

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