… people used black ash and fireworks to celebrate important events. The very first Independence Day celebration in 1777 was accompanied by fireworks during the festivities. Then, on George Washington’s inauguration, a fireworks display was a big part of the event.
For centuries people have been drawn to the loud noise, colors, and effects of fireworks. But fireworks are more than that. In our nation, they are a symbol of history and patriotism. Founding Fathers Fireworks wants to bring the historical meaning back to celebrations.