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We were featured in a music video

By Geoff / August 13, 2020

North Star has been featured in a music video!  In summer 2020, we teamed up with Oshawa, ON-based, Juno award-winning band Dizzy for their appropriately-titled song “Roman Candles”.  Check it out for yourselves: Special thanks to to Dizzy ( and Parliament Pictures (

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Petrie Island 2018 Water bomb

*NEW DATE* Fireworks licencing course – September 12, 2020

By Geoff / August 5, 2020

It would appear Canadians from all over the country are itching to join us on the jobsite!  Due to overwhelming popularity with our online fireworks licencing courses, we’ve had to close registration for our August date, BUT have scheduled our next course for September 12, 2020! This is the official Natural Resource Canada Display Fireworks Safety … Read more

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Dover Canada Day 2020

Can you believe it?! Another online licencing course – August 15, 2020

By Geoff / July 15, 2020

It seems Canadians from all over the country can’t get enough of fireworks, so due to popular demand, we are hosting another online fireworks course! This is the official Natural Resource Canada Display Fireworks Safety and Legal Awareness Course.  No matter where you are in Canada, you can now obtain your fireworks licence from the … Read more

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Canada Day fireworks

Our online store is open for business!

By Geoff / June 5, 2020

North Star is selling consumer fireworks online, just in time for Canada Day 2020!  We’ve gathered over 300 of the best effects out there from the likes of Mystical (including their Pro Pyro series), Vulcan, Competition, True North and Big Value.  You can shop for individual effects and design your own show, or choose from … Read more

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Another online licencing course scheduled!

By Geoff / May 14, 2020

Due to the popularity of our recent online Display Fireworks Safety and Legal Awareness Course, we will be offering another one soon!  No matter where you are in Canada, you can now obtain your fireworks licence from the comfort of your own home.  This will allow you to join fireworks display companies like North Star … Read more

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*NEW* Online fireworks licencing – May 9, 2020

By Geoff / April 24, 2020

Hello from North Star Fireworks!  We hope you are all staying safe and upbeat while remaining at home during the pandemic.  Though we have had to cancel our in-class Display Fireworks Safety and Legal Awareness Courses, we are now offering this course online.  No matter where you are in Canada, you can now obtain your fireworks … Read more

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An Important Message in response to COVID-19

By Evan / March 17, 2020

To our customers, collaborators, and partners within the event industry, in response to the current and ever-shifting news and information about COVID-19, North Star Fireworks wants to ensure that everyone knows we are committed to our clients. We are diligently working with our employees across Ontario, and every event and venue to ensure you are … Read more

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*NEW!* date added for fireworks licencing course

By Geoff / February 21, 2020

Sharpen those pencils and add this to your calendar: we have added a new date and location for the Display Fireworks Safety and Legal Awareness Course! *NEW* April 25, 2020 – Trenton, ON May 2, 2020 – Kitchener, ON Cost: $150 payable to us (+ a separate payment of $102 payable to Natural Resources Canada … Read more

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2020 Family Day Fireworks!

By Evan / February 13, 2020

With the family day weekend nearly upon us, the North Star crew wants to make sure you know where to catch the best Fireworks shows around Ontario this weekend! Saturday, February 15th: 8:00PM – Blue Mountain Village, The Blue Mountains (Collingwood), Ontario 9:45PM – Chicopee Ski Club, Kitchener Ontario 7:00PM – Craigleith Ski Club, The Blue … Read more

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*NEW* Fireworks licence course date added for 2020 & electric firing system training

By Geoff / February 5, 2020

Not only do we put on amazing fireworks shows across the country, but we teach the course that lets you do it too!  We’ve added the first date of the Display Fireworks Safety and Legal Awareness Course to our spring schedule; this is the official Natural Resources Canada/Explosives Regulatory Division fireworks certification programme.  In other … Read more

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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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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 fireworks

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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