4th of July
Some fireworks stands selling fireworks in unincorporated Arapahoe County have posted warnings about the dangers of fireworks as the 4th of July holiday weekend approaches.
This is the sixth year for Independence Eve presented by Anadarko, a fabulous free concert, light show and fireworks finale in Civic Center Park on July 3.
It’s time again to start planning where you’ll be for the Fourth of July. Here are some of the best places in town to catch the beauty and brilliance of a live fireworks show.
Denver is lucky enough to boast a few different fireworks shows during the holiday weekend. The two main shows are happening right in downtown Denver. Friday, July 3rd is the official Fourth of July observance day this year, and Civic Center Park will be holding its annual fireworks and light show just after night fall. There will also be fireworks above Elitch Gardens the night of July 4th that will be visible from much of downtown. Check out this list of terrific, downtown Denver restaurants with not only a great view of the pyrotechnics, but with amazing food and drink to go along with it.
Animals living at the Denver Zoo got a special treat to celebrate the 4th of July.
The 4th of July holiday is difficult for a family who lost their son on Independence Day last year as he was leaving a fireworks show in Grand Lake.
American veterans who suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder may be hiding indoors during 4th of July fireworks celebrations because of what they suffered while protecting Americans’ freedom.
The Mobile Weather Lab had a prominent spot in the Greeley Stampede Parade to celebrate the 4th of July.
More moisture this year means more Fourth of July fireworks in Colorado, including a display in Douglas County, where tinderbox conditions the last two Julys forced cancellations.
With 41 million Americans expected to travel this year, highways and airports will be packed with travelers looking to take advantage of the 3-day weekend.