The Town of Pahrump welcomes locals and visitors to safely launch their fireworks for a booming celebration during the week of New Year. The highly anticipated Fireworks Over Pahrump is located one mile west on Gamebird Rd. right off of Highway 160, and will open on Dec. 30, 31, and Jan. 1 from 8 p.m. to midnight.
The site allows permit holders who are 18 years of age or older to discharge aerial fireworks purchased from permitted firework retailers located in Pahrump. Consumers must sign a waiver and purchase the $5 permit prior to site use. Permits are available at the following retailers; Area 51, Phantom Fireworks, Red Apple Fireworks, Black Jack Fireworks and Alamo Fireworks, all located in Nye County.
With safety being the number one priority, an on-site crew including firefighters and technicians will help celebrations go smoothly; they’ll enforce safety launch practices as well as drive participants to and from their launch site. Alcohol consumption prior and during firework handling will not be tolerated.
There are sixteen designated launch sites with a first come, first serve regulation as well as a maximum of two persons on each site and cap of 128 shooters per night. Those wanting to observe the glittering show of lights can watch them safely in a nearby parking lot.
“We anticipate a high turnout to the Fireworks Over Pahrump safety site with a mix of firework enthusiasts, visitors and residents,” says Arlette Ledbetter, director of Pahrump Tourism. “The site is both safe and legal for users, and enjoyable for observers. Pahrump is one of the only towns in Nevada to offer this unique experience.”
Visitors who are interested in coming to Pahrump for the Fireworks Launch experience can book a special New Year’s hotel package from the following hotels:
Best Western Pahrump Oasis
Guests who ask for “NY” rate at Best Western Pahrump Oasis will receive the following package for $65 plus tax:
1 p.m. late check-out on Jan. 1
30% off Lunch at the on-site restaurant Draft Picks on Dec. 31 and Jan. 1 (11 a.m. -3 p.m.)
To book, call Best Western Pahrump Oasis directly at 775-727-5100
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
The newly built Holiday Inn Express & Suites will be offering guests who mention that they would like the New Years Fireworks package, the following:
Standard guest rooms starting at $89
Fireworks fun pack with sparklers from Black Jack Fireworks
Fireworks Launch Site Permit from Black Jack Fireworks
Call Holiday Inn Express & Suites at 775-727-9100, to reserve your New Year’s Fireworks package.
Guests who mention offer code “FW15” when booking at Pahrump’s only AAA 3-Diamond rated hotel will receive:
Rooms starting at $49
$20 Free Play
Book now by visiting www.pahrumpnugget.com or call 775-751-6500.
All guests who show their room key at any of the fireworks retailers will also receive an added bonus gift with their purchase.
In addition to the New Year week, Fireworks Over Pahrump will be open on the upcoming holidays:
Memorial Day – May 27-30, 2016
Independence Day – July 2-4, 2016
For more information on Fireworks Over Pahrump, head to www.visitpahrump.com or any of the five fireworks retailers in Nye County.
Located an hour west of Las Vegas and an hour east of Death Valley, Pahrump, Nev. is home to big attractions and events, and is “Your Base Camp to Adventure.” Set in a picturesque backdrop with breathtaking views of mountain ranges, Pahrump is the ideal place to enjoy the best of Southern Nevada. From award-winning wineries and RV Resorts to world-class golf courses and scenic outdoor trails, true Nevada is waiting for you. For more information on Pahrump visit visitpahrump.com, follow @visitpahrump on Twitter and Like Pahrump on Facebook.