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Sky Wars Special 2022 fireworks wholesale discount

Sky Wars 2022 Special

ALL wholesale fireworks are discounted up to 25% off AND shipping is up to 50% off. Hurry – order by September 30th.

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Fall kickoff fireworks sale

Fall Kickoff Fireworks Sale

ALL wholesale fireworks are discounted up to 25% off AND shipping is up to 50% off. Hurry – order by September 23rd.

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Pre-order Fireworks to Sky Wars 2022

Enjoy a limited-time discount when you arrange to pick up your Spirit of ‘76 Fireworks order at Sky Wars in Wright City, Missouri this September.

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Catch Spirit of 76 at NFA 2022

The ’76 Fireworks team will be attending the NFA Expo in Kingsport, TN from September 6-10, 2022. Join us at these events!

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PGI 2022 Pre-Order Specials

Get free shipping and Gold Pricing (no minimum) on your fireworks order for pick-up at Pyrotechnics Guild International 2022 convention. 25% off closeout items.

Summer Warehouse Fireworks Sale

Summer Warehouse Sale

ALL fireworks are discounted up to 25% off AND shipping is up to 50% off in our biggest wholesale fireworks sale yet! 2022 Summer Warehouse Sale.

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Fireworks Near Me

Want to find fireworks near you? Click here to see our list of retailers carrying a wide variety of Brothers, Winda, Shogun, Firehawk, Cannon, Tako, and ’76 Pro Line fireworks. We also have maps of official Sky Bacon and Realtree Fireworks dealers.

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Discounted Brothers Fireworks

Over 100 fireworks are discounted wholesale for a limited time, including many favorites from Brothers Pyrotechnics. Best deals on Brothers Fireworks cases.

Free Fireworks wholesale May 2022

Free Fireworks 2022

Get FREE cases of fireworks with your wholesale order! Now through July 4th, 2022.

2022 Wednesday Webinars by Spirit of 76 Fireworks

2022 Webinars with Spirit of ’76 Fireworks

Our bi-weekly webinars are back for 2022! Every other Wednesday, join us for an update on the fireworks industry and what’s happening at Spirit of ’76.

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2022 Catalog and Wholesale Account Tools

The Spirit of ’76 Fireworks 2022 Catalog is now available online! Plus, learn about the tools available with your free ’76 Fireworks account.

Spring 2022 76 fireworks events

Spring 2022 Fireworks Events

Here’s where you can find Spirit of ’76 Fireworks this Spring. APA Winter Conference, NFA Spring Expo, Cobra-Con, Spirit of ’76 Fireworks Demo April 30 2022, shooter’s training.

2022 Fireworks Demo Spirit of 76

2022 Fireworks Demo

Register for our 2022 fireworks demo: Saturday, April 30 in Columbia, Missouri. Plus: J&M Displays Shooter’s Training Course and Fireworks Display Showdown.

New Years Fireworks Safety Tips

New Year’s Fireworks Safety Tips

Before you celebrate with fireworks, make sure you and everyone celebrating with you knows about fireworks safety. Read our fireworks safety tips and checklist.

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’76 Webinar Schedule 2021

Join us for our series of educational webinars! We are offering talks on a variety of topics to help you sell more fireworks or put on better fireworks shows. Sign up today to participate in our webinars for FREE.

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Over 170 More Products Now Available

After recent supply chain challenges , we’re happy to announce that over 170 firework products currently in transit are now available to order.

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Fireworks News: Pre-Season Pricing

As part of our ongoing effort to keep our customers informed on the issues facing the consumer fireworks industry, we are providing this summary on the latest shipping, cost and production news. Our industry is facing a number of challenging conditions that will impact supply and costs for 2021.

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Spirit of ’76 to present at Virtual WinterBlast 2021

During our presentation Friday night, we premiered a comedic short documentary titled “76 Journey to WinterBlast 2021” that followed 76ers Dan Haines and Ken Hough on their quest to make their virtual experiences as close as possible to the real thing. 

Fireworks News - 2021 Forecast

Fireworks News – 2021 Forecast

As part of our ongoing effort to keep our customers informed on the issues facing the consumer fireworks industry, we are providing this summary on the latest shipping, cost and production news. Our industry is facing a number of challenging conditions that will impact supply and costs for 2021.

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Fireworks Demo for 2021 New Year’s Season

Enjoy our New Year’s demo video which originally premeried Nov 5, 2020. Tim, Bill, Angie, Ben, and Matt introduce products from Brothers, Winda, Sky Bacon, Shogun, Firehawk, Tako, Realtree, and ’76 Pro Line. We had a blast producing our first ever demo for New Year’s season. Don’t miss the 2021 preview items!

Sky Wars 2020 Fireworks Display and Event Recap Blog

Sky Wars 2020 Fireworks Display and Event Recap

Sky Wars, presented by the Missouri Pyrotechnics Association (MOpyro) and previously known as Pyromania, took place in Wright City, MO from September 24-27.

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The 10 Best Fireworks Shows in the U.S.

The weeks leading up to Independence Day (AKA the Fourth of July) is when the largest number of fireworks is used in the U.S. Shows range in scale from small displays to giant events with large-scale, professional fireworks displays.

10 Fireworks Effects and Trends to Expect in 2021

10 Fireworks Effects and Trends to Expect in 2021

Kendra and Sam from the Spirit of ‘76 marketing team have their predictions for which fireworks trends and effects will be seen in 2021. The American fireworks industry is already prepping for the 2021 Fourth of July season! We’re giddy with anticipation for another incredible fireworks-filled summer. 

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2021 Winda and Brothers New Product Demos

See new fireworks for the 2021 season from Winda Fireworks, Bright Star, and Brothers Pyrotechnics! This two-night virtual demo event showcases fresh products from two of the top brands of consumer fireworks. 

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Fireworks Photo and Video Contest 2020

It’s time for the annual Spirit of ’76 Fireworks Photo & Video Contest! We want to see your fireworks stash, people enjoying fireworks, and fireworks in action.

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Fireworks News: APA Endorses the RESTART Act

You can help the American Pyrotechnic Association (APA) in its efforts  to obtain industry financial assistance in the next COVID stimulus package that would help the display, proximate and domestic manufacturing segments of our industry. 

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How Many Cases Will Fit

A guide to a successful fireworks pick up. With the help of our experts we put together all of the information you need to know about how many cases will fit in your Box Truck, Sprinter Van, Trailer and more!

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Best Fireworks for 2020

2020 has been a great year for new cakes and new effects. You won’t believe how many new items are in our top 10 for 500 grams this year! Check out the video and vote for your favorites.

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Buy Wholesale Fireworks Online

4th of July 2020 Season – We are open 7 days a week through July 4th for pickups in Mid-Missouri. Place your order now and call us at 573-447-1776 to schedule your pickup. 

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Virtual Fireworks Demo

We had a blast filming our first season of virtual demos. While it doesn’t compare to meeting in person, we were thrilled to have so many viewers turn in and talk to us through the chat. Keep watching and commenting! 

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Company Update – June 6

Warehouse operations are humming along.  More and more products are arriving from China daily and our warehouse is fully manned to handle inbound and outbound shipments

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Top 10 Best 500-Gram Fireworks

There are many great 500-gram fireworks (cakes) being sold in the United States today. Because of the number of dazzling, colorful, LOUD, joy-inspiring cakes to choose from, a Top 10 Best 500-Gram Fireworks list is definitely an individual choice.

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Washington State Fireworks

Our annual group buy for Washington state is back for its eighth year! This is your cheapest shipping option and the ONLY way for non-retailers in Washington and Oregon to receive fireworks. This is your chance to get the fireworks you want for the 4th of July or any celebration.