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Drone update: We’ve been featured on a podcast!

By Geoff / January 22, 2020

We recently announced our newest project in the entertainment industry: drone swarming shows!  It’s garnered a huge amount of interest, with shows booking up fast.  North Star founder and CEO Jeff Clarmo gives insight into this exciting new venture on the latest podcast produced by Festivals and Events Ontario.  Click on the link below (or … Read more

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HUGE NEWS! *The drones are coming…*

By Geoff / January 6, 2020

North Star is excited to announce the official launch of our new venture in the entertainment industry: choreographed, synchronised drone swarming shows!  You may have seen drones shows featured in the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics opening ceremony, as well as part of the last couple of Super Bowl halftime shows.  We have now become the … Read more

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Patrice Guy

By Matt / December 24, 2019

Patrice Guy is a 33-year veteran of the international pyrotechnics industry. He is the Co-owner and Technical Director of North Star Fireworks and is the former Vice-chairman of the Canadian Pyrotechnic Council. His specialty is in Pyro musical Design, Show Production and Drone Light Shows. Most recently, Patrice served as the Technical Director of the … Read more

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Geoff Worthington

By Matt / December 24, 2019

Geoff is our General Manager and show coordinator.  He makes sure that things are perfect, from conception to production, and from firing shows to site clean-up.  He works closely with not only our clients, but also with our crews and local authorities having jurisdiction, to ensure everyone is more than satisfied with the final product.  … Read more

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Jeff Clarmo

By Matt / December 24, 2019

Jeff is the founder of North Star Fireworks Entertainment. His experience has been in both fireworks manufacturing in the early years to running a company now that does hundreds of shows a year. Jeff manages the communications, logistics, show conception and show administration. His career in fireworks spans from 1989 and includes over 3000 produced … Read more

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Coming soon… ☃ our 2019 holiday season fireworks!

By Geoff / November 17, 2019

Believe it or not, 2019 is already drawing to a close.  But this time of year always means lots of fireworks shows to choose from!  Be sure to follow us on all social media platforms (@northstarpyrofx) for the latest news.  We’ll see you in the crowd! November 22 – Ingersoll Santa’s Village (Victoria Park, Ingersoll, … Read more

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*NEW* For October 2019: Get Licensed To Shoot Professional Fireworks!

By Geoff / August 23, 2019

You won’t dread going back to school with this subject matter! We are holding the official Display Fireworks Safety and Legal Awareness Training Course at the following locations*: (All dates in October 2019) 5 – Trenton 6 – Pembroke 19 – Collingwood 20 – Kitchener Cost Per Student:   Course – $150 Payable to Northstar Fireworks Entertainment Inc.  This … Read more

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Canada Day 2019!

By Geoff / June 22, 2019

Holy smokes, can you believe July 1 is just around the corner?!  Here at North Star, Canada Day is the *BIGGEST* day in our calendar, with dozens & dozens of shows all over Ontario and Newfoundland.  Be sure to follow us on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook (@northstarpyrofx on all platforms) and check for regular updates … Read more

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We carry SMOKE GRENADES!

By Geoff / May 18, 2019

If you’re just too impatient to wait until nighttime for fireworks, you can add some colour to the daytime with our smoke grenades!  Pull the pin and and get some great pictures with your choice of red, orange, yellow, green, blue, pink, purple, or white smoke.  Perfect for gender reveals, weddings, engagement photography, birthdays… or … Read more

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Happy May 2-4! See where we’ll be in 2019

By Geoff / May 18, 2019

This year is Queen Victoria’s 200th birthday!  And naturally, we honour her with the Victoria Day Long Weekend: the unofficial start to summer, and the official start of FIREWORKS season in Canada. We hope you can join us at the following dates and locations:   May 18 – Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Clarington, ON – … Read more

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