The Livermore Area Parks & Recreation District Foundation is sponsoring a return of fireworks in that city this year, with the celebration starting at 4 p.m. at Las Positas College, 3000 Campus Hill Dr., Livermore.
Live music will be provided by the Humming Birdz with their high octane blues and American Idol Contestant Jason "Wolf" Hamlin. The emcee for the event will be 101.7 FM KKIQ Radio Personality and Funny Girl, Faith Alphers
Food trucks and other food vendors will be there along with children's games and rides. Wine and beer will be available.
"We have amazing fireworks eyeglasses which will make the fireworks appear bigger and better than they already are," added Wendy Weathers, LARPD Foundation chairwoman for the event.
The eyeglasses will be available for a donation of $3 each or two pair for $5.
The fireworks display will be simulcast to music provided by 101.7 FM KKIQ.
The gates open to the fireworks show will open at 4 p.m. Wednesday. Advance tickets are available at
http://www.livermorefireworks.org or can be purchased for $25 per car at the gate. Those waking in will be charged $5. Wheels bus service on Route 12 will be available.
The fireworks event is also being sponsored by Flora Tech Landscape Management.