Fireworks Festival 2013 will be held Thursday, July 4th on the grounds of the Casper Events Center. There will be a Beer Garden as well as food and vendor booths that include BBQ, kettle corn, jewelry, purses, and lots of other great items and tasty treats!  A jump house and an inflatable slide will be at this years festival for kids to enjoy.  Townsquare Media and the City of Casper are pleased to announce that NBC “The Voice” contestant and Wyoming native, Aquile will be performing for the first time at the Fireworks Festival!

Aquile, 24-year-old singer/songwriter’s roots stem from Douglas, Wyoming, where the pop-soul artist honed his musical talents before heading west to make it big. Aquile was a contestant on NBC’s hit show, “The Voice” in 2012 where he was a member of “Team Christina”, referencing “The Voice” coach and singer, Christina Aquilera. Aquile and his band will headline the musical line-up for this year’s festival.

Raised in rural Wyoming, Jalan Crossland is one of a very few “alt country” artists who still claims the “country” as home. This anchors the ‘truth is stranger than fiction’ wobble to songs about 21st century rural life. Jalan has been touring both solo and with a band for twenty years. By summer 2011, Jalan had a steady band and has recorded 6 cds. Jalan Crossland and his band are sure to dazzle at the 2013 Fireworks Festival.

On the front of ever- changing music, Another Lost Year’s Clinton Cunanan, Adam Hall, David Whitaker, Lee Norris, and Jason Lovelace from Charlotte, NC, are creating an empire in the Alternative Metal/Hard Rock realm with truth in lyrics and an unimaginable live show that places second to none.

Casper based, Good Morning Tonight, is a 5 piece Pop-Punk band that will take the stage July 4th to kick off the 2013 Fireworks Festival. Good Morning Tonight have been playing together since 2008 with now hundreds of shows under their belt. Opening for acts like SENSES FAIL, HAWTHORNE HEIGHTS, THE ATARIS, FLOBOTS, and CALL THE COPS, Good Morning Tonight is now headlining their own self booked tours. They are sure to start the Fireworks Festival music line up out on an energetic note.

This year’s complete musical line-up includes:

  • Good Morning Tonight 4:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Another Lost Year 5:30pm - 6:30pm
  • Jalan Crossland 7:00pm - 8:30pm
  • Aquile 8:45pm - 10:00pm

The BIG FIREWORKS SHOW IN THE SKY will start at approximately 10:00 pm. The Official Fireworks Festival soundtrack will be broadcasted on 104.7 KISS-FM, 107.9 The River, K2 Radio, Rock 96.7, My Country 95.5, and AM 1400 ESPN Radio – all Townsquare Media Stations.

Pursuant to City Park regulations, no glass containers and no alcohol will be permitted to be carried onto the premises. Coolers, food and beverages are permitted. The beer garden will have a service area available. Must be 21 years of age or older and show a valid photo ID to enter the serving area.

Gates to the grounds of the Casper Events Center open at 4:00 pm. Admission is $10 per vehicle, $5 per motorcycle, and $5 per bicycle and pedestrian. All gate admission is on a CASH ONLY basis. For more information or to purchase tickets, call the Casper Events Center Box Office at 307-577-3030 or at 800-442-2256 or online at

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