fireworks

Final details set for big fireworks show at new location

Madison Festivals: Water can be brought in, Water Wagon will be available

Madison's largest fireworks display, Rhythm and Booms, is just two days away and organizers are busy making sure all the details are worked out and things go smoothly for spectators.

Water Wagon to bring free water to Rhythm and Booms

Attendees not allowed to bring in own beverages

The Madison Water Utility is bringing its Water Wagon to Rhythm and Booms on Saturday after plans were announced to not allow people to bring water to the event.

City prepares to debut new Rhythm and Booms location

Fireworks show moves from Warner Park to Lake Monona

Drivers on John Nolen Drive should enjoy the easy flow of traffic this week, because on Saturday the stretch of road will be front row seats as Rhythm and Booms moves to its new location.

Madison's fireworks regulations tight

Few firecrackers allowed within city limits

While fireworks may be the first thing to come to mind during the Fourth of July, Madison ordinance strictly prohibits certain kinds of pyrotechnics within its city limits.

Fireworks launcher mistaken for gun

32-year-old cited after launching firework

A report of a man with a gun leads to a fireworks citation for a town of Berry man Thursday, authorities say.

Beloit fireworks show still fundraising 2 weeks out

Show will go on but may not continue if donations don't cover costs

The Fourth of July is about two weeks away, but organizers of the annual Pops on the Rock in Beloit said without donations, their fireworks show may not get off the ground.

Fireworks explode in man's hand

Man suffered substantial injuries

Dunn County sheriff's officials say a man suffered substantial injuries when a large piece of fireworks exploded his hand.

Elver Park fireworks still planned for July 3

Organizers will work with Madison Fire Department to monitor conditions

The Madison Parks  department says despite the extremely dry weather conditions, the Elver Park fireworks will happen Tuesday night. 

Elver Park fireworks still planned for July 3

Organizers will work with Madison Fire Department to monitor conditions

The Madison Parks  department says despite the extremely dry weather conditions, the Elver Park fireworks will happen Tuesday night.