Red, White and Boom

The fireworks during the Red, White and Boom celebration at the Ahwatukee Country Club on Wednesday, July 3, 2013.

[David Jolkovski/AFN]

HERE: Ahwatukee Red, White and Boom

The Red, White and Boom Fireworks, a 39-year tradition, is an entertaining blend of family-friendly activities, great food, more than 50 vendors and a spectacular fireworks show. The Kids Zone will include bounce houses, water slides, a zip line and toddler activities. On stage, all can enjoy the live music of Daisy Train on Thursday, July 3, from 5-10 p.m. with fireworks at 9 p.m., Ahwatukee Country Club, 12432 S. 48th St.

NEAR: World-class tribute to the King of Pop

History does repeat itself with this spectacular tribute to the King of Pop, Michael Jackson. Headlining the show direct from Las Vegas is the world’s No. 1 Michael Jackson impersonator, Kenny Wizz. He will bring audiences the chance to relive the legend at 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 3.

Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets $52 and $72 are on sale at the Celebrity Theatre, 440 N. 32nd St., Phoenix, or online at or at (602) 267-1600, ext. 1.

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