MEGA BLAST Returns on July 3

By Erie SeaWolves | June 21, 2019 6:24 PM

The Erie SeaWolves, Double-A Affiliate of the Detroit Tigers, announce today that the team's fireworks show set for Wednesday, July 3, has been changed to a Mega Blast Fireworks Spectacular to commemorate America's birthday.


The Mega Blast Fireworks Spectacular, presented by the Pennsylvania Lottery, will be the largest fireworks show in UPMC Park history, topping the previous largest fireworks show on July 3, 2018. It will be the equivalent of more than two regular ballpark fireworks displays. The show will be produced by Zambelli Fireworks of New Castle, PA. The fireworks will be accompanied by a live performance on the field by the Erie Philharmonic Brass Quintet.


"Last year's July 3 game was one of the most exciting in team history. A sellout crowd was treated to a walkoff win, a huge fireworks display and the talents of the Erie Phil," SeaWolves President Greg Coleman said. "We can't wait to light up the sky on July 3 again with the biggest fireworks show in UPMC Park history."


Also, on July 3, the SeaWolves will hold their annual All-American BBQ Picnic. For only $30, fans can enjoy a 90-minute, all-you-can-eat buffet featuring BBQ chicken, pulled pork, macaroni and cheese, potato salad, watermelon, cookies and more. The offer, available with advance purchase only, includes a ticket to the game.


Tickets for the Mega Blast Fireworks Spectacular and All-American BBQ Picnic are on sale now at the UPMC Park Ticket Office (Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.) and on all game days. Tickets can also be purchased 24 hours a day at

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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