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Coney to Host First Fireworks Competition in the Nation

September 22nd, 2012

Coney to Host First Fireworks Competition in the Nation

Join us for the first-ever fireworks competition in the nation! See teams from the US, Canada and Mexico compete for best display, plus a stunning finale by Rozzi! It's 4 fireworks shows in one night!

Keep checking back as more event details become available.

It's never been done before, and it may leave you breathless...but on Saturday, September 22, the USA's first-ever fireworks' competition will rock the night sky over Lake Como in the inaugural "Fire Up The Night" international fireworks' challenge, presented by Dr. Pepper.

The event will pit the USA vs. Canada and Mexico in a best-of-the-best fireworks' extravaganza for international bragging rights.

The winner will be determined by a 5-judge panel and audience vote. Each show will be judged on such things as presentation, structure and scale, colors, originality and music synchronization.

Competitors in the world-class event will be:

Alonzo Fireworks (Albany, New York, USA)
Sirius Pyrotechnics (Montreal, Canada)
Lux Pirotecnia (Mexico City, Mexico)

And, following the international competition, Rozzi's Famous Fireworks will fire up the night in a thundering finale not to be missed.



$20 per carload includes parking, Coney's classic rides, live stage entertainment, and fireworks. BUY ONLINE NOW!

$15 per carload for Season Passholders

Please note:

  • Carload pricing applies for standard passenger vehicles only
  • Admission is $5.00 per person for those arriving by RV, bus, or large-capacity passenger vans. Minimum $20 per vehicle.
  • Admission is $5.00 per person for walk-ins. Walk-in entrance is at Gate 2.
  • Coolers and picnic baskets are not permitted at this event
  • Patrons may bring chairs and blankets for seating

Traffic Note: Due to the fireworks and safety regulations, all vehicles parked though Gate One will not be permitted to exit the park 15 minutes prior to and during the fireworks shows. Gate 3 will remain open.

Event Highlights
Park Opens at 5:00pm
  • Enjoy Coney's Classic Rides, Games & Family Attractions all night long!
Live Entertainment
  • See the Betelgeuse Magic Show at 6:00, 7:00 & 8:00 in Lakeside Pavilion
Yuengling Party IN the Pool

Sunlite Pool will be EMPTY so you can party IN THE POOL! The pool area also offers the perfect spot to view the fireworks. Guests can enjoy...

  • ‘Sunburners' Steel Drum Party Band beginning at 5:00
  • Sample craft beers from around the nation from 5:00-7:00
  • A Dr. Pepper tasting for kids
  • Incendium Arts Fire Troupe - World-class fire spinning and dancing - on Sunlite Pool Island at 7:30 & 8:30

Text in your vote for best in show!!

  • Competitive Displays begin at 9:00
  • Rozzi's Famous Finale will begin after the awards presentation at 10:00


Thank You to our 'Fire Up the Night' partners.

Dr. Pepper 

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