Friday, July 1, 2016 the Ahwatukee Red, White & Boom Fireworks Festival Returns to Pecos Park
Live entertainment by Georgia Chrome, expanded kids zone, a booming fireworks display and fun for the whole family
Phoenix, AZ (June 21, 2016)—Ahwatukee’s Red, White & Boom Fireworks Festival is just around the corner, set for Friday, July 1, 2016 at Pecos Park from 5-10 p.m.Presented by San Tan Ford, Red, White & Boom features live entertainment by Georgia Chrome, the Blue Review Band, food, drinks and patriotic games and a booming fireworks display.
Hosted by the Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce, the Red, White & Boom Fireworks Festival will be held at Pecos Park, 17010 South 48th Street Phoenix AZ 85048. Admission is just $5 per person and that includes access to the festival, an expanded FREE kids zone, premium entertainment and a fireworks show.
Dedicated FREE parking with courtesy shuttle service will be available at the Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park. Valley Metro shuttle service will also be available, please be advised that 48th Street will be closed between Chandler Blvd and Frye Rd. Also, Willis Road will be closed from 9-9:30 p.m.
There will be two different entertainment and VIP packages available in limited quantities, while supplies last, for $25 per person. First, patrons can enjoy the Oasis Lounge Pack which includes all access to the swimming pool and water play area, private restrooms, a complimentary meal and beverages. Also, for $25 enjoy access to the Boom Room offering a misted zone with private restrooms, a complimentary meal, beverages and exclusive access to the live entertainment and fireworks show.
Full Entertainment Schedule
5-6:55 p.m. Blue Review Band
7-8:55 p.m. Georgia Chrome
8:55-9 p.m. National Anthem
9-9:30 p.m. Fireworks
5:45 p.m. Hula Hoop Contest
6 p.m. Spoon Races
6:30 p.m. Von Hanson’s Hot Dog Eating Contest
7 p.m. Sack Races
7:30 p.m. Cherry Pie Eating Contest
Festival goers can look forward to the bright lights of patriotism in an environment overflowing with family friendly activities, entertainment, food, beer and local vendors showcasing their products. Food purveyors will offer a wide variety of food options including BBQ, burgers, hotdogs, nachos, fry bread, kettle corn, shaved ice, frozen lemonade, cotton candy, ice cream and other summer treats.
For more information, or to become a sponsor or vendor for this event, visithttp://red-white-boom.com.
This year the Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce is hosting the 41st Annual Red, White & Boom Fireworks Festival. The Ahwatukee Chamber is calling on the local community to help with their fundraising efforts for this special anniversary celebration of our country’s Independence. Valley residents can show their support by donating to the Patrons or Friends of the Fireworks fund. A donation of $1-$99 is considered a “Friend of the Fireworks”. Friends receive their name or business name on both the Red, White & Boom website and on the Chamber website. A donation of $100-$499 is considered a “Patrons of the Fireworks” and receives the added benefit of being included in the Ahwatukee Foothills News Red, White & Boom program – online and in print. The deadline for contributions to be included in the program is June 15, 2016. Donations for website mentions and post coverage will continue to be accepted until June 26, 2016. All of the donation funds are used to help cover the costs of running the annual fireworks festival. For more information about the Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce and to make a donation, visitwww.ahwatukeechamber.com or call 480-753-7676.
Special thanks go out to the Ahwatukee Red, White & Boom official sponsors: San Tan Ford, Ahwatukee Foothills News, Nationwide, Ahwatukee Board of Management, SRP, Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park, Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino, Century Link, Ultra Start Multi-Tainment Center, Uncle Bear’s Brewery, Brewer’s Air Conditioning & Heating, Aloha Radio, Western Vistas Property Management, Visions Management, Von Hanson’s Meat Market, Keystone Montessori and Yelp.
About the Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce
The Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce was founded in 1994 by a dedicated group of Ahwatukee business people. Today, the chamber has grown into a well-respected resource for the Ahwatukee business community. Over 475 members strong, the Chamber offers a wide variety of opportunities for business owners to connect. For more information about the Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce visit www.ahwatukeechamber.com or call480-753-7676.