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Fourth of July Party at Sonoran Glass School

July 4 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

| $5

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It’s back! The most unique Independence Day party in downtown Tucson, right next to the A Mountain fireworks. Featuring Make-Your-Own Glass Art Experiences, BBQ, a water balloon fight, a lec-mo on the American lightbulb, and, of course, seating and music with the fireworks!

Entry is $5 with kids 12 and under admitted free.

ALL NIGHT — MAKE YOUR OWN GLASS ART PROJECTS

Experience making glass art! No appointment or experience necessary.

In the torchworking studio, the Flame Shop, createIndependence Day Themed Beads, Flag Drink Stirrers, Stamps, and other projects for $5-15. Firework Sun catchers in the Warm Shop for $15 (or two for $25).

 

6-9PM — BBQ FOOD! (Pre-order only!)

What would a Independence Day party be without some great BBQ food!

Includes your choice of BBQ Ribs or Roasted Chicken with corn-on-the-cob, and a side of coleslaw or beans. Plates are $12 and are pre-order only!

 

6PM — RED, WHITE, AND WATER BALLOON FIGHT

Kids can grab a balloon and cool down in the hot summer sun with our Red, White, and Water Balloon Fight!

Soda, cookies, and other kid-friendly snacks and drinks will be available inside.

 

7:30PM — “THE AMERICAN LIGHTBULB,” A GLASS TALK AND DEMONSTRATION 

Discover how early glass light bulbs were made and how profoundly this invention impacted American History.

This 30 minute lec-mo will be accompanied by a demonstration of how to make a glass light bulb using borosilicate glass and an oxygen-propane torch.

 

 

9PM — GRAB A SEAT AND WATCH THE FIREWORKS

Close to “A” Mountain, Sonoran Glass School is a great place to watch the fireworks. Our west lot will be sectioned off for firework viewing.

Use one of our chairs or bring your own! Enjoy listening to classic American music from brass band ensembles on our PA system.


Details

Date:
July 4
Time:
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
$5
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Website:
https://www.sonoranglass.org/fourth-of-july-party-july-4/

Organizer

Sonoran Glass School
Phone:
520-884-7814

Venue

Sonoran Glass School
633 W. 18th Street
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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Phone:
520-884-7814