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5656 Ooh & Aah

  • 4 Jul 2018
  • 7:30 PM
  • Scheels Field at MSUM


  • Presenting Sponsor will get primary billing on all promotional materials, website promotion and signage at the event.

    There is a maximum of two presenting sponsors to insure the most recognition possible.
  • The Concert Promoter will be recognized on all of the pre event publicity as well as on the MBA website. The Concert Promoter will have their logo displayed on the main stage and will have the opportunity to introduce our band Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome.
  • We want the 2018 Fireworks to be the best fireworks display Moorhead has seen. We are seeking 4 Big Boom Sponsors.

    Big Boom Sponsors will be recognized in our pre event publicity, on our website and at the fireworks show with the following phrase

    Thank you to the generous support of [YOUR BUSINESS NAME] Tonights fireworks display will be better than ever!
  • The Ooh and Aah are a familiar sound and just as familiar is the lights bursting in air. With your help, we will be able to light up the sky on July 4 for all Moorhead and the surrounding area.

    Light the Sky sponsors will receive recognition on all printed and web promotion. Their name will be displayed on the fence at the show.
  • Blast Off Sponsors will be recognized on all of our print and website promotions as well as being listed on the signage at the event.
  • Silver Sponsors will be listed on all of our printed and web publicity along with being listed on the signage at the event.
  • Monitor the blast zone so no one wanders into the area that sparks might fall.
  • Assist with mobility in the stands, encourage responsible behavior around the event space.
  • Assist with Parking before fireworks and traffic control after fireworks.
  • Assist with security. Checking bags at the gates, monitoring the stands and seating areas, assisting with seating, keeping people away from restricted areas.


The Moorhead Business Association is pleased to present the Moorhead Fireworks 5656 Ooh & Aah annual fireworks display.  Join us on July 4th for a concert at 8:30 pm, followed by the fireworks at 10:30 pm!

Volunteer Schedule:


6:30pm:  Volunteers put up the giant flag.  Safety tape is placed along posts

7:00pm:  Safety services arrive.  Police and ambulance.

7:15pm:  Event volunteers arrive.  Assemble by the bleachers for orientation, separated by groups.

7:30pm:  Volunteers are oriented by safety services (Chad Stangeland) and Tristan Larson and disperse to stations.

8:30pm:  Attendees begin to arrive.  Volunteers DO NOT direct parking but perform bag checks at the entrance and help people find seating.

9:00pm:  Post Traumatic begins performing.  Volunteers staff event, continuing to check bags and maintain order.

10:25pm:  Star Spangled Banner is performed.

10:30pm:  Fireworks begin.

11:00pm:  Fireworks conclude.  Attendees leave, directed by volunteers to exit in a safe and orderly manner, especially from the stands.  Traffic control volunteers maintain parking lot order and direct traffic.

11:30pm:  All attendees are gone.  Volunteers walk the field and stands to pick up trash and debris.

11:45pm:  Final cleanup (banners, volunteer vests)

11:59pm:  Event is concluded.

Thank you to our generous sponsors:

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