Eid al Fitr

PD46743986Lebanon-_1983779i The Muslim fesitival of Eid al-Fitr takes place on 7th and 8th August 2013. It is the grand celebration after the month of Ramadan when Muslims have been fasting and praying daily. Food is only consumed after sunset each day. For more information about Ramadan, see here.     Eid al-Fitr is also called the […]

New Royal Baby

1374688572_kate-middleton-prince-william-prince-george-lg On 22nd July, Buckingham Palace announced the safe arrival of the new royal baby! This highly anticipated event has thrilled millions of people worldwide who have been following the progress of Kate’s pregnancy closely! On 23rd July, the swarms of media and lucky few members of the public were standing outside the Lindo Wing of […]

Croatia Joined the EU

croatia-eu On 1st July 2013, Croatia joined the EU (Europen Union) becoming the 28th member country. Here at Fireworks Den, we thought this needed a special mention since one of our main firework experts is Croatian, and took a particular interest in the firework displays which took place. After almost 20 years since her battle for […]

Canada Day

canada-day-flag-003 Yesterday, 1st July 2013 saw huge celebrations for Canada Day. This year marks the 146th year after Canada became a kingdom in its own right. Canada Day is usually celebrated with parades, music concerts, and of course, fireworks! The main celebrations are held in the capital, Ottowa. Thousands of people gather at Parliament Hill to […]

4th July Fireworks

imgres As promised from last week, here is our shortlist of 4th July fireworks from Fireworks Den which we believe will make any Independence day celebration go with a bang!   For our first choice of 4th July Fireworks is the Go Go Dance Fountain. This is 3 Fountains in 1. You cant ask for more than […]

4th July Fireworks

imgres American Independence day is fast approaching! 4th July marks the 237th year of Independence from Great Britain. This is a federal holiday in the United States to commemorate the adoption of the Official Declaration of Independence. Hundreds of thousands of people celebrate across the United States with parades, family reunions, barbeques, and of course – […]

Trooping the Colour 2013

HZ420336_942long Trooping the Colour 2013 will be taking place on Saturday 15th June. Trooping the Colour is a ceremony to commemorate the official birthday of Her Majesty the Queen. It is therefore also known as The Queen’s Birthday Parade. Although the Queen’s actual date of birth is in April, her official birthday is always in June […]

Fathers Day Fireworks

5088946824_2937109d7e Fathers Day 2013 falls on Sunday 16th June, so why not celebrate your Dad with some great Fathers Day Fireworks. Fathers Day is a celebration honouring fathers all over the world, fatherhood and parental bonds with their children. For more information about the history of Father’s Day and how it is celebrated across the globe, […]

Graduation Fireworks

etick_ha_willows2147_850 May and June is the time for graduation celebrations, and what better way to mark the occasion than with some fabulous graduation fireworks!   Thousands of students will be graduating at this time of year, from schools, colleges and universities across the country. Many will be leaving good friends to move on to pastures new, […]

Firework Competitions

And-The-Winner-Is-Fireworks-300x201 Firework competitions take place as the Summer months begin. Usually these are hosted by firework enthusiasts who invite some of the leading manufacturers to display their new best fireworks available to buy for the coming Guy Fawkes and New Year’s Eve. Here you can find some of the best shows to go to across the […]