4th July

capitol-fireworks02 On 4th July 1776, 13 American colonies announced their separation from the powers of Great Britain by adopting the Declaration of Independence. It asserts that “All men are created equal” and was drafted by a committee known as the Founding Fathers – comprising  Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, Roger Sherman and Robert R Livingston. […]

Sochi Olympics

Sochi_2832008c Two and a half weeks after the Opening Ceremony of the Winter Sochi Olympics, and 298 medals later, the world was wowed with a spectacular display of fireworks at the Sochi Olympics Closing Ceremony. Fireworks are a common sight now at such large events with international acclaim, with their colours, sounds and effects – they […]

Chinese New Year

C-Horse1-2014A This year Chinese New Year falls on Friday 31st January, and this year we will be entering the year of the horse. There are many customs which occur at the time of Chinese New Year, and London is a great place to celebrate. The largest Chinese New Year celebrations outside of Asia take place in […]

New Year Fireworks

PY460161_393high An ever popular way to welcome in the new year is with New Year Fireworks. Here at Fireworks Den we specialise in Fireworks for all occasions, and of course New Year Fireworks are extra special. There are fireworks for all sizes of garden, and of course there are fireworks to suit all budgets. So whatever […]

Alexandra Palace Fireworks

Alexandra-Palace-Fireworks-back Some super exciting news has just reached us here at Fireworks Den. After 4 dormant years, Alexandra Palace Fireworks are returning for one spectacular night only! On the Saturday closest to Guy Fawkes Night, Saturday 2nd November 2013, the Alexandra Palace Fireworks will take place as part of a night full of activities for the […]

Celebrate Autumn

Autumn_fun_by_xxsweetdangerxx Yes, the Summer has well and truly left us, but do not despair, because here at Fireworks Den we can think of many reasons to celebrate autumn. We are not quite into the realm of those freezing nights, so take advantage of the last snippets of pleasant weather and take a look at some of […]

Edinburgh Festival Fireworks

fireworks-at-edinburgh-castle-courtesy-of-historic-scotland-LST062810 Every August, the Edinburgh International Festival transforms one of the world’s most beautiful cities, presenting three exhilarating weeks of the finest creators and performers from the worlds of the arts – for everyone. This culminates in one great spectacle – the Edinburgh Festival Fireworks. The entire city is brought alive during The Edinburgh Festival as […]

Meteor Showers

night-star-photography This week has seen an incredible phenomenon across the skies as meteor showers have been hitting the news. Here at Fireworks Den, we are loving these meteor showers since they are just like natural fireworks lighting up the night sky. A meteor shower is a celestial event in which a number of meteors are observed […]