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What are the fireworks for?

Original post made by David, Greenmeadow, on May 10, 2013

10pm Friday night and the dog's are going crazy as there are ton of fireworks going off for a few minutes, what's the reason?

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Posted by Lucy
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on May 10, 2013 at 10:11 pm

Probably at Shoreline to celebrate Mother's Day!!


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Posted by Resident
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on May 10, 2013 at 10:34 pm

This is what PAPD posted earlier today on facebook. To get their updates friend them and you will know in advance next time.

<< If you hear "explosions" later tonight, it's just the annual fireworks show at the end of the Stanford baseball game. Please share this for your friends in Palo Alto, Stanford, and Menlo Park.

Our 24-hour dispatch center often gets inundated during fireworks shows with people reporting what they think are explosions. Please help us spread the word so we can keep the 9-1-1 lines clear. After you do, go watch some baseball and enjoy the fireworks show! Stanford takes on Oregon State starting at 6:30 p.m. at Sunken Diamond. Go Cardinal! >>


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Posted by musical
a resident of Palo Verde
on May 11, 2013 at 3:10 am

I too heard the fireworks and wondered why. Above post reminds me to buy some FB stock.