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Safe Storage of Unused Fireworks

Whether you are stocking up ahead of an upcoming holiday or you have some leftover fireworks from your last show, you might wonder how best to store them. Fireworks are, by nature, both explosive and susceptible to water damage, so it only makes sense to pay attention...

4 Things You Should NEVER Do with Fireworks

Setting off a beautiful firework display can be a fun and exciting way to celebrate Independence Day, New Year’s Eve, or a special event. Under the right circumstances and with proper care, fireworks are relatively safe to use. However, some people use fireworks in...

Fun Ways to Take Your Fireworks Show to the Next Level

If you have dabbled in backyard fireworks, you probably already know the thrill and excitement that hosting your own show can bring. Yet you might feel that something is lacking. Pulling together the perfect fireworks show is both an art and a science, and beginners...

Light Up Your Wedding Proposal or Promposal With Fireworks

Proposing, whether for prom or marriage, can be a big deal. That is why people put a lot of time and effort into it to make sure that it goes perfectly. While there are many ways to propose, the common element is excitement. Nothing adds excitement to an event like...

Maximum Legal Size for Consumer Fireworks

Fireworks are a dramatic addition to any backyard party. With modern technology, it is easy to put together a professional-looking display, carefully timed to a soundtrack, to fit nearly any theme. Yet fireworks enthusiasts can get themselves in a great deal of...

Know Your Equipment: Mortar Tubes

Mortar tubes are used to launch aerial fireworks. One end is plugged to prevent gases from the lift charge from escaping underneath. Store-bought aerial fireworks typically come with a single-use cardboard mortar tube. If you are ready to advance your fireworks...

Celebrate Diwali, India’s Festival of Lights

If you live in the United States, you might not be familiar with Diwali. This Indian festival has recently been gaining traction around the world, but has not yet achieved a significant foothold in the U.S. Yet for Hindus and others who trace their heritage to India,...

Want to Become a Pyrotechnician? Here’s What to Expect

For many people, an occasional backyard fireworks display is enough to fulfill their love of pyrotechnics. Others might take a seasonal job at a fireworks stand to more fully immerse themselves in their hobby. For others, though, there is only one way to scratch the...

Safe Handling Tips for Duds and Misfires

In the world of fireworks, a “dud” is a shell that fires but then has an issue in the air, falling to the ground without exploding. A “misfire” is a shell that never fires at all. Both are extremely common but can quite dangerous if not handled properly. Here are some...

How to Get the Most Bang for Your Fireworks Bucks

Fireworks – these spectacular treats for the eyes and the ears transform an event or special occasion into a full-on extravaganza. They’re a mainstay of Walt Disney World, major league baseball games and, of course, New Year’s Eve and Fourth of July. Yet you may be...

About Dynamite Fireworks

Take I-90 to Calumet Ave and we're the closest Fireworks Store to Chicago located on the Indiana Illinois state line (Click here for Directions). We are open year round and offer wholesale and retail fireworks to the public with a BEST PRICES GUARANTEE. Because we carry over 1000 products from the best brands in the industry, we have built the reputation of being the premiere Specialty Fireworks store in the Midwest. With our quality selection, we carry all the old-time favorites along with the hard to find pyro items. And to top it off, our prices are Guaranteed to be the best you will find!

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4218 Calumet Ave, Hammond, Indiana 46320

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