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Red Hot & Boom

Red Hot and Boom

Red Hot & Boom is an annual, family-friendly event presented by the City of Altamonte Springs and XL 106.7 in honor of Independence Day. It has a reputation for having the best fireworks show in Central Florida. Come rain or shine, we will rock out to sizzling musical performances and impressive fireworks on Friday, July 3. Whether you come for fireworks, music, food or fun, the 20th anniversary is sure to light up your night!

Event Times & Entertainment
The event hours are 4 to 11 p.m. The fireworks show begins at 9:30 p.m. (weather permitting). The show’s choreographed music is simulcast by XL 106.7 FM. There are also live interviews with the artists airing on the station throughout the afternoon and evening. Stay tuned to XL106.7 for weather updates and schedule changes throughout the day.

The 2015 artist lineup: Visit XL 106.7 for more artist info:
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Red Hot & Boom is FREE and open to the public.

Join the Show – #RHB20
Help us celebrate 20 years by sending us photos of all the fun you’ve had at Red Hot & Boom over the years! Upload photos to your profile using #RHB20.
Food vendors are located throughout the venue around the lake. All food vendors are permitted by, and come under the supervision of, the Department of Business and Professional Regulation (DBPR).

There are over 65 portable restrooms and two park restrooms located throughout the site. Handicap accessible restrooms and hand wash stations are available at all restroom locations.

Be Prepared
Prohibited Items:
  • No drones
  • No coolers on wheels
  • No firearms, weapons, sharp objects or personal fireworks
  • No glass containers
  • No cans
  • No pre-mixed beverages
  • No alcohol
  • No grilling, propane tanks or open flames
  • No pets
Allowed Items:
  • Pop up Tents/Canopies with no sides - maximum size 10' x10' (Tents and canopies located in the amphitheater must be taken down at 4 p.m. All others must be taken down at sundown.)
  • Blankets/Tarps - no bigger than 10' x 10'
  • Folding/Beach Chairs only
  • Personal Soft Sided Coolers - must be carried in by shoulder strap or single handle (no wheels)

NOTE: All carry-in items are subject to inspection at any time during the event.

Traffic & Parking
Download the 2015 Red Hot & Boom Traffic Information to help plan your travel routes to and from the event.

Sound System & Video Screens

There are over 200 speakers located around Cranes Roost Park including the main sound system on the floating stage. The sound system is operational on July 3rd from approximately 10 a.m. until 11 p.m. for sound checks and the show (discounting any delays). Public service announcements and recorded music are broadcast throughout the day. Two large video screens will carry the concert throughout the event.

Thank You to Our Sponsors
 Seminole State College      Emerson      Gasolina 

            Florida Hospital Altamonte      Blue Plate Mayonnaise      411 Pain 

            Bubbalous Barbeque      Greenway      Trustco Bank

Altamonte Mall     Bud Light     Embassy Suites Orlando North     Pepsi

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