Celebrating their remodeling and Grand Re-opening, the Boomtown Casino in Bossier City, Louisiana treated their patrons to the grandest fireworks display in the history of that state. This was a thoroughly enjoyable three-day festival that pleased the multitudes that attended. Gambling Times was delighted to attend this function.
The world-famous Grucci family of New York, whose history as pyrotechnical experts dates back to 1850, engineered the fireworks/laser show. “America’s First Family of Fireworks” has created displays for the 1976 bicentennial celebrations in New York and Boston, Olympic competitions in Lake Placid, NY and Los Angeles, consecutive World’s Fairs in New Orleans, Knoxville, TN and Korea, centennial celebrations of the Brooklyn Bridge and the Statue of Liberty, and for six consecutive presidential inaugurations from Ronald Reagan to George W. Bush.
The fireworks and laser-light shows were the highlight of the outdoor festival held on the grounds of Bossier City’s newest and most exciting casino property. The entertainment headliners for the event included Joe Stampley & The Uniques, country entertainer Ronnie Milsap, and the classic sounds of The Drifters and The Coasters. Other entertainers taking the stage during the three-day gala include Ricky Lynn Gregg, 8-Track, B.B. Secrist, and award-winning Elvis impersonator …Read more →