FIREWORKS FROM DOVER DAYS RESCHEDULED FOR DOVER COMIC CON 2016Kent County Tourism Corporation will be providing fireworks in conjunction with Dover Comic Con on Friday, August 5. The fireworks will start at dusk on Legislative Mall. That date will stand as the makeup date for the Dover Days fireworks that were cancelled due to rain on May 6th. FIREWORKS FROM DOVER DAYS RESCHEDULED FOR DOVER COMIC CON 2016
Kent County Tourism Corporation will be providing fireworks in conjunction with Dover Comic Con on Friday, August 5. The fireworks will start at dusk on Legislative Mall. That date will stand as the makeup date for the Dover Days fireworks that were cancelled due to rain on May 6th.
Kent County Tourism is happy to be able to add fireworks to the Comic Con lineup due to the Dover Days display being rained out,” said Wendie Vestfall, Executive Director for Kent County Tourism. “Comic Con is a great family event. Year after year the attendance continues grow and the fireworks will make a great addition to the activities they have planned. It’s a perfect fit for our rain date of Dover Days fireworks.”
The following events tied to Comic Con will take place on Friday:
5pm-8pm Con Artist: Comic Con Inspired Art Reception at Dover Art League
Comic Con Parade comes down Loockerman ends at Lookerman Way Plaza
6:30pm-8pm In Harmony Concert presents Captain Blue’s Grass Band on LookermanWay Plaza
7pm-9:15pm Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope at the Schwartz Center
8:30pm Lantern Tour of the Dover Green (Tour starts at John Bell House)
Dusk Fireworks provided by Kent County Tourism Corporation
Kent County Tourism Corporation’s mission is to strengthen the county’s economy by promoting the area’s unique spirit and travel experiences to visitors as a year-round, overnight and “return visit” destination for meetings, group tour and leisure travel. This includes assisting with tourism product development and the creation of packaging and marketing opportunities that showcase Kent County’s lodging industry, attractions, eateries, the arts, retail establishments as well as sports and recreation, while also supporting preservation and quality of life for all those living and working in Kent County.
For more information on the remaining events for the Dover Comic Con weekend, please visit their website athttp://www.cityofdover.com/comic-con/