RSVP Marks Nevada's 150th Birthday with an Amazing Fireworks Display in July 4th, 2014
As Nevada celebrates its sesquicentennial (150th year) anniversary, Nevada Rural Counties RSVP Program, Inc. (RSVP) will mark the occasion in tandem with its long-running July 4th Celebration and Carnival in Mills Park, Carson City. RSVP has partnered with Fireworks by Grucci to bring Carson City a stunning fireworks performance to suit the historic event.
Fresh from setting a Guinness World Record for “largest fireworks display ever”, Fireworks by Grucci is renowned for creating unforgettable, family-oriented moments across the globe. The state-class pyrotechnical program in Carson City will be electronically fired from a computer-generated script featuring special Grucci-designed choreography between the music and fireworks. The show will promote national pride with a synchronized, patriotic and pop music score and an array of powerful effects that will transform Nevada’s night sky into a glittering, celebratory showcase. Tune your radio to Magic 95.5 FM to experience the musical simulcast.
"We are honored to be able to produce the fireworks extravaganza in Carson City. Our nation’s Independence and Nevada’s statehood are surely cause for celebration,” says Susan Haas, Executive Director & C.E.O. of RSVP. “We are so grateful for the support of this event received thus far especially from The Gold Dust West, Carson Nugget, Adele’s, NV Energy and Carson City Toyota-Scion who have generously donated to our fireworks fund to help make this spectacular event possible” said Haas.
Music will include: Spirit of America -Spirit of America Ensemble, America the Beautiful - Queen Latifah, Made in America - Toby Keith, America - Neil Diamond, God Bless the USA - Lee Greenwood, Happy - Pharell Williams, O America - Celtic Women, Diamonds In The Sky – Rihanna, Armed Service Medley - St. Louis Orchestra, Pink Houses (Ain't that America) - John Mellencamp, Girl on Fire - Alicia Keys, America's Song - Faith Hill & Company, Stars and Stripes - Sousa (with vocals).
About Fireworks by Grucci: Holders of the Guinness World Record for the "Largest Fireworks Display" ever recorded, Fireworks by Grucci is a sixth-generation, family-owned and operated company. They are world-renowned for pyrotechnic artistry, scientific innovation and old-fashioned values. This year, they are proud to be commissioned for the “Star Spangled Spectacular,” in Baltimore, the official celebration of the 200th Anniversary of our National Anthem. Known as "America's First Family of Fireworks," the Gruccis have transformed the night skies to the delight of millions across the globe since 1850.
For those wishing to help support bringing this wonderful display to Nevada’s capitol, tax deductible donations are welcome and proceeds from the event support programs which keep Carson City senior citizens independent and in their own homes. Please send checks to PO Box 1708, Carson City, NV 89702 Attn: Fireworks Fund. To make a donation by credit card, please call 775-687-4680. Visit www.nevadaruralrsvp.org for more information about RSVP.