Great American Blast takes off July 3

Kick off the long Fourth of July early with an Independence Day eve fireworks spectacular

By Mike Ventola / Lehigh Valley IronPigs | March 15, 2019 10:23 AM

Great American Blast presented by TD Bank, an affordable, family-friendly Independence Day celebration, will begin at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 3 at Coca-Cola Park.


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The event features a variety of food options, family fun and music, as well as the season's biggest and most spectacular fireworks show - more than three-times the size of a normal show at Coca-Cola Park.

Tickets are now available for just $6. Children 2 and under will receive free admission. Tickets will be available at CocaColaParkEvents.com, in person at the IronPigs ticket office, or by phone at (610) 841-PIGS (7447). Tickets will be limited, so advance purchases are encouraged. Parking is priced at just $5 per vehicle.

Tickets include access to the field and dugout areas at Coca-Cola Park. Attendees will be able to watch the fireworks spectacle from the field or seating bowl while enjoying great food from a variety of local food trucks. Each ticket also includes access to inflatable games, face painting and balloons, mascot appearances, music and other games for kids.

Those food trucks will be parked along the warning track, offering a wide variety of food options. In addition, all of Coca-Cola Park's concession stands will be open and serving the Pigs' unique brand of ballpark fare. To explore the IronPigs' food options, visit PigsFoodFinder.com. Both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase.

Note: If your food truck has an interest in being included at this event, please contact the IronPigs directly as applications for food trucks and vendors are currently being accepted.

The event also includes patriotic music and many family activities -- including inflatable games, unlimited access to the Lehigh Valley Reilly Children's Hospital KidsZone along with appearances by IronPigs mascots. Tootsee the Clown & Friends will provide complimentary face painting and balloon art. Most family activities are included with the price of admission.

In addition to Great American Blast, tickets are also available for two other exciting events at Coca-Cola Park. The Lehigh Valley Barrel-Aged Beer Fest (Saturday, March 30) and the Lehigh Valley Food Truck Festival (Saturday, June 1). Visit CocaColaParkEvents.com for more details, or to purchase tickets for any of our 2019 events.

The 2019 IronPigs season is the team's 12th as the top affiliate for the Philadelphia Phillies and 12th at Coca-Cola Park. Follow the IronPigs on Twitter at @IronPigs and like them on Facebook via www.facebook.com/LHVIronPigs.

The 2019 IronPigs season is presented by Capital BlueCross.

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

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