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Cheryl's Weekly Feature


Do you love fireworks?  If you answered yes, you have the opportunity over the next two weeks to enjoy one of the best fireworks displays in the world. Vancouver hosts HSBC Celebration of Light from July 25-August 4, 2007.

The world's leading fireworks manufacturers consider the HSBC Celebration of Light international fireworks competition to be the most prestigious events of its kind in the world and an exciting arena where they can unveil the latest pyro-musical techniques and the most innovative fireworks materials.

2007 Schedule

Wednesday, July 25 Spain
Saturday, July 28 Canada
Wednesday, August 1 China
Saturday, August 4 Grande Finale

Each show is approximately 25 minutes.

Location: English Bay, Vancouver
Start time: 10:00 p.m. rain or shine
Best viewing points: English Bay, Kitsilano, Vanier Park, Jericho Beach, West Vancouver. The event is free to watch from public parks and beaches.

Music simulcast begins at 10:00 p.m. on radio station ROCK 101 (101.1 FM).
Estimated annual attendance: 1.4 million people.

New in 2007

Check out what's new this year at the HSBC Celebration of Light Fireworks Festival!

-HSBC Celebration of Light Ultimate Gift Card

-Starlight Stage at English Bay

-BC Hydro Power Smart Text-To-Vote

All the information you need to know about the Celebration of Light is at this link

Enjoy the show!



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