THIS IS AN ARCHIVED RELEASE FROM 2003
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CELEBRATE OUR NATION'S INDEPENDENCE WITH
FIREWORKS AT LAKE EOLA PARK
ORLANDO, FL (June 27, 2003) – The City
of Orlando and Cox Radio will host “Fireworks
at the Fountain” beginning at 4 p.m. on Friday, July 4, 2003, at
Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando.
The Lake Eola Amphitheatre will come alive with talented country
singers and performances by the Orlando Concert Band. From 5 – 7
p.m., watch tomorrow’s country stars today as they compete in the
“Colgate Country Showdown,” America’s largest country music talent
showcase and radio promotion. At 8 p.m., as a prelude to the
fireworks finale, enjoy the music of the Orlando Concert Band as
they perform a series of patriotic musical pieces.
The highlight of this free event will be a spectacular 20-minute
fireworks finale that will begin at 9:30 p.m. America’s favorite
patriotic songs will fill the air as golden palm trees, multi-color
shells, ring patterns, colored bees, falling leaves, strobes and
sparkling star bursts illuminate downtown Orlando’s skyline.
Commercial vendors will be present throughout the park and assorted
food and beverage refreshments will be available for purchase. Also
on site will be activities and games for children and five of
Central Florida’s top radio stations: Star 94.5, AM 580WDBO,
98.9WMMO, 95.3 Party and K92FM.
“Fireworks at the Fountain” is presented by Chevrolet -“We’ll Be
There” and sponsored by WKMG-Local 6, Downtown Development Board and
the Fiesta in the Park Committee. For more information regarding
“Fireworks at the Fountain,” call (407) 246-2022.