For Immediate Release: July 6, 2009
Goodyear's Star Spangled
4th draws record crowds
ARIZ. (July 6, 2009) Goodyear's Star Spangled 4th Celebration drew record
crowds and delivered memorable fun.
was slightly more than expected, with 12,414 people enjoying the festivities
inside the gates of Goodyear Ballpark. Thousands more watched the APS Fireworks
Spectacular from the parking lot and surrounding areas.
and parking for the four-hour celebration and fireworks show was free. There
was live music, activities and games, bouncers and inflatable rides for the
kids, and a full assortment of food and beverage favorites from vendors inside
flyover from Luke Air Force Base was right on schedule at 7 p.m. The evening's
highlight was the 25-minute fireworks show that ended at 10 p.m.
year was hot, but generally clear. The fireworks show last year was cancelled
because of high winds and monsoon activity.