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Posted on: December 12, 2022

Fireworks in Avon over Martin Luther King Holiday Weekend

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The Town of Avon will be launching the fireworks originally scheduled for Salute to the USA on July 3 over the Martin Luther King holiday weekend.  Mark your calendars for Saturday, January 14, 2023, to experience the spectacular Fireworks in Avon at Harry A. Nottingham Park.  Beginning at 5:30 p.m., guests will be treated to free hot chocolate while supplies last, followed by the most amazing fireworks display in the Colorado Rockies at 6:00 p.m.

“The Town of Avon is honored to provide the community with an opportunity to enjoy what has become a beloved experience of 10,000 shells exploding in the night sky over Nottingham Park,” stated Danita Dempsey, Culture, Arts & Special Events Manager for the Town of Avon.   

Bundle up, grab your friends and family, and join us for free hot chocolate and for those 21 years of age and older with a State issued ID, free peppermint schnapps while supplies last.  

  • What:  Fireworks in Avon 
  • Where:  Harry A. Nottingham Park
  • When:  Saturday, January 14, 2023, at 5:30 p.m.
  • Fireworks:  Begin at 6:00 approximately 6:22 p.m.

Sponsors:  The Town of Avon is proud to present Fireworks in Avon with support from the Vail Daily and KZYR.

Transportation & Parking:  The use of public transportation is encouraged, as well as walking or riding a bike to the park. The Town of Avon Winter Bus Schedule offers multiple options to get you to and from Avon Station and within walking distance to Nottingham Park.  Free parking is available, please click here for locations.

No pets | Plastic-Free Event | No smoking | No personal fireworks | Drones UAV’s Prohibited

More information: For more information, please visit or contact Avon Culture Arts and Special Events Manager Danita Dempsey at or (970) 748-4065.

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