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    Ames fireworks

    Are they any good? Thinking about heading over and watching from Jack Trice.



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    Re: Ames fireworks

    I heard they were on the third this year. I could be wrong though.



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    Re: Ames fireworks

    Quote Originally Posted by Rabbuk View Post
    I heard they were on the third this year. I could be wrong though.
    This man speaks the truth.

    They're fireworks, I wouldn't say they're spectacular, but what have you got to lose?



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    Re: Ames fireworks

    Quote Originally Posted by Rabbuk View Post
    I heard they were on the third this year. I could be wrong though.
    Yep, kind of sucks they got moved to the 3rd. They're not bad and they shoot them off right by JTS so thats kind of cool.



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    Re: Ames fireworks

    Quote Originally Posted by 1100011CS View Post
    Are they any good? Thinking about heading over and watching from Jack Trice.


    If you're not satisfied, they will give you a full refund.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Senolcyc View Post
    If you're not satisfied, they will give you a full refund.
    Yep, I already sent my check in to the city. I am so excited.



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    Re: Ames fireworks

    They're not bad. Not spectacular or anything, but they're free and easy to see from quite a bit of town.


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    Re: Ames fireworks

    If you have seen 1 fireworks show you have seen them all. Until I have kids Im out.



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    Quote Originally Posted by CyCrazy View Post
    If you have seen 1 fireworks show you have seen them all. Until I have kids Im out.
    I still can't believe someone would procreate with you. Mrs. Cycrazy did procreate with you, didn't she?



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    Quote Originally Posted by IcSyU View Post
    I still can't believe someone would procreate with you. Mrs. Cycrazy did procreate with you, didn't she?
    I will be attending a fireworks show in Ames next year. I am just as shocked as you are.



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    Re: Ames fireworks

    Carlisle, a smaller town I grew up in has one hell of a display every year. They launch a **** load of 6 inch artillery shells and have some great cakes they shoot off. The display lasts almost an hour.


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    Re: Ames fireworks

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCrazy View Post
    If you have seen 1 fireworks show you have seen them all. Until I have kids Im out.
    Have you seen them from West Lake Okoboji on a boat? It's pretty sweet with all the other boats around you. It's like an outdoor surround sound and all the lights around the lake from the boats is pretty amazing.


    Hilton Coliseum was specifically built to hold in sound with a solid concrete structure, steel doors, and a crowd that sits just a few feet from the court. With a fan base that frequently ranks among the nations largest crowds, players from opposing teams, as well as Iowa State, have said that the floor has shaken due to the loudness of the crowd

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    Quote Originally Posted by ty4cy90 View Post
    Have you seen them from West Lake Okoboji on a boat? It's pretty sweet with all the other boats around you. It's like an outdoor surround sound and all the lights around the lake from the boats is pretty amazing.
    Ya I have, I grew up in Sheldon and we spent every weekend at the Lakes. Ok, I will give you this one as far as a fireworks show goes its by far and away the best I have seen.



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    Re: Ames fireworks

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCrazy View Post
    I will be attending a fireworks show in Ames next year. I am just as shocked as you are.
    I was told to introduce the baby to loud noises or sleeping through the tv being on before taking her to MBB!



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    Quote Originally Posted by cyrevkah View Post
    I was told to introduce the baby to loud noises or sleeping through the tv being on before taking her to MBB!
    Hahaha my kid will have the ISU/OSU game played on loop in the crib to prepare him/her.



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