Selling Reno And Sparks Real Estate Blog

head_left_image

July 4th 2013 Fireworks ~ Sparks, Nevada

Celebrate 4th of July at Victorian Square & The Sparks Marina!

The City of Sparks is ready to help you celebrate the 4th with a fantastic fireworks show and lots of fun activities for the entire family to enjoy. If you missed last year’s celebration you are in for a treat this year. Many say the Star Spangled Sparks fireworks show is the best they have ever seen. Star Spangled Sparks kicks off at 6am at the Sparks Marina tomorrow! The fun continues at Victorian Square for the area’s longest fireworks display.

Flags 300x225 July 4th 2013 ~ Fireworks in Sparks, NV

With the popularity of this celebration you should plan ahead to arrive early and know where to park in advance. Here are some important road closures to be aware of:

•Victorian Avenue will close between Pyramid Way and 14th Street at 8 p.m.
•C Street westbound from Pyramid will be closed by 6 p.m. and 10th and 11th Streets between C Street and Victorian Avenue will also close by 6 p.m.
•Once the Nugget’s parking garage and the two City parking garages (C Street & 10th Street, and next to the Cinema) are full, there will be no vehicular access to those garages.
•Eastbound Prater Way from 15th Street will close after the firework show for approximately 30 minutes.

CLip Art American Flag e1372888641851 300x199 July 4th 2013 ~ Fireworks in Sparks, NV

Once you arrive there will be plenty of great things to do. Be sure you bring your blankets, ice chests and chairs so you can save your place for watching the fireworks show. 

Below is a schedule of events to help you plan your day:
Kids’ Area
Here you will find face painters, clowns and magicians roaming the square, as well as an array of rides and activities. The kids’ area will be located on Victorian Plaza, adjacent to Century Theatres, and will include games, a super slide and mechanical rides. Ride tickets will be available for purchase just outside the Kids’ Area.

KKOH Simulcast ~ This is a must listen station while fireworks are going off:
The fireworks show will be broadcast live with music over KKOH News Talk 780. Tune in to hear music corresponding with the fireworks.

Entertainment
Live music from the main stage (located toward the West End of Victorian Avenue) will keep the crowd dancing into the evening. The Buddy Emmer Band will be providing live entertainment from 5:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Nick Sorrentino will be singing the National Anthem prior to the start of the fireworks show.

The fireworks are scheduled to go off at 9:45 p.m., depending on the weather.

#PatrioticSparks Instagram Contest
Enter your most patriotic Instagram photos in our contest on the John Ascuaga’s Nugget Casino Resort Facebook page, using the hashtag #patrioticsparks, and the online entry form. Contest runs from 5:00 p.m. on July 3rd through 5:00 p.m. on July 7th.

###Follow me on Instatgram @TerrieLeighton!!

This post was originally posted on my website ~ MyRenoHomeSearch

Your Home. My Priority. Since 2003

Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE)
Certified Default Resolution Specialist (CDRS)
Short Sales & Foreclosure Resource ~ Certified (SFR)
NAR's Green Designation ~ Certified Green
Certifed Negotiation Expert (CNE)
Property Manager

Ferrari-Lund Real Estate

 Cell ~ 775.846.5424

Email ~ Terrie@terrieleighton.com

 

Facebook   LinkedInTwitter

Comment balloon 9 commentsTerrie Leighton • July 04 2013 06:55AM
July 4th 2013 Fireworks ~ Sparks, Nevada
share
Celebrate 4th of July at Victorian Square & The Sparks Marina! The City of Sparks is ready to help you celebrate the 4th with a fantastic fireworks show and lots of fun activities for the entire family to enjoy. If you missed last year’s… more
NH Home Makeovers - Tips For Decorating Your Bookcase Shelves
share
~ Sharon Tara New Hampshire Home Stager ~ Below is a terrific post full of before and after photos and tips on how to decorate those builtin book cases and shelves. Thank you Sharon for letting me re-blog and share with my readers. NH… more
1947 Canal Street, Fernley, NV Home For Sale
share
Fernley Single Family Home Overview Maps Photos Description $124, 900 Single Family Home Main Features … more
How Do You Know If It's A Sellers Market In Your Area?
share
How do you know if it is a sellers market in your area? Well here in Reno, NV we know we are in a sellers market when and if we receive the following email that was sent to 96 Reno Real Estate agents yesterday: "Listing Announcement: … more
Wild Island To Host Job Fair This Weekend ~ March 2013 Sparks, NV
share
Wild Island Family Adventure Park is hosting a job fair later this week for seasonal and entry level positions. The job fair is scheduled Saturday from 10am-4pm at the Wild Island Waterpark and Sunday from 4pm to 8pm at the Mini Golf… more
2010 Margot Circle, Reno NV Reno Real Estate
share
Old Southwest Reno Overview Maps Photos Features Description Neighborhood $265, 000 Single Family Home Main Features … more
Open House at 2010 Margot Circle ~ Reno Nevada Real Estate
share
~ Open House at 2010 Margot Circle this weekend! March 16th & 17th ~ Saturdays are always great days to go out for drive and check out some neighborhood open houses ~ especially in this weather we are experiencing! Join Steve… more
New Construction Builder Spec Home For Sale in Reno, NV ~ Now Pending
share
Builder Spec Home Now Available - $163, 800 Better Green Building Company Single story home… more
New HUD Guideline For Determining Housing Discrimination
share
Connecticut Mortgage lender George Souta read the new FHA guidelines that went into effect on Friday, February 15. Here is what if found in the new guidelines. Very interesting… I read an article last week on the New HUD Guideline For… more
Bank of America’s New MLS Requirement for Short Sales
share
Kathleen Daniels of San Jose, CA wrote the post below about Bank of America's new MLS short sale requirements. This is an attempt by BofA to help control certain/bad behavior that is on the rise from some real estate agents. Please read the… more