The region's longest, most spectacular fireworks display is set off from the roof of the Nugget while thousands of revelers celebrate July 4th on Victorian Square below. Live entertainment for the whole family, a kid's area and an array of food choices complete the evening.
JA Nugget is proud to host the 15th annual Star Spangled Sparks fireworks show and 4th of July celebration!
The Nugget’s 2014 fireworks show in Sparks will be the biggest fireworks show in the Northern Nevada area,and we invite everyone to come down on Friday, July 4th to celebrate.
For safety reasons,please leave pets, barbecues and glass containers at home.
Park and Ride Shuttle Service
Complimentary shuttles will provide round-trip transportation from Legends to the RTC Centennial Plaza at Victorian Square during the event. Shuttles will pickup guests in the large dirt lot between Fuddruckers and Popeye’s starting at 4p.m. Shuttles will run continuously throughout the event until after the fireworks show.
Parking at the event is limited and attendees are encouraged to take advantage of the free shuttle service.The City of Sparks’ public parking structures will be open and free for this event. The entire Nugget Parking Structure will be reserved for 18K and 24K Nugget Advantage Rewards player’s club members and Nugget hotel guests only.
Children will delight in the facepainters, 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.
The fireworks show will be broadcast live with music over KKOH News Talk 780. Tune in to hear music corresponding with the fireworks.
Live music from the main stage (located toward the West End of Victorian Avenue) will keep the crowd dancing into the evening. West Bay Rhythm will be providing live entertainment from 5:00 p.m.–9:30 p.m. Emily Hammer will be singing the Nationalm Anthem prior to the start of the fireworks show (approx. 9.45 p.m.)
Food and Drink Vendors
Multiple food and drink vendors will be setup providing tasty and delicious snacks and refreshing drinks from 2:0 0p.m.–9:30 p.m.for everyone to enjoy.Also the restaurants inside the Nugget will be extending their hours for some late night dinner after the show.
Night-of-the-Event Potential Wind Delays
For updates on any potential wind delays on the evening of the event,please tune into KKOH News Talk 780. Updates will also be posted on Nugget’s Facebook page, www.facebook.com/janugget and tweeted from the Nugget’s Twitter handle,@janugget.
Join the conversation online by using the hashtag #StarSpangledSparks.
Free Bull Rides with Military ID
As a special thank you to those who are currently serving, or who have served our country, the Nugget will be offering free mechanical bull rides at the newly-opened Gilley’s Saloon, DanceHall & Bar-B-Que to anyone with a valid Miltary ID.
The firework show is provided free-of-charge for the public thanks to the generous support of the 2014 sponsors: