Dover Days fireworks rescheduled for Comic Con

DOVER – Kent County Tourism Corp. will be providing fireworks in conjunction with Dover Comic Con on Friday, Aug. 5. The fireworks will start at dusk on Legislative Mall. That date will stand as the makeup date for the Dover Days fireworks that were cancelled due to rain on May 6.

“Kent County Tourism is happy to be able to add fireworks to the Comic Con lineup due to the Dover Days display being rained out,” said Wendie Vestfall, executive director for Kent County Tourism. “Comic Con is a great family event. Year after year the attendance continues grow and the fireworks will make a great addition to the activities they have planned. It’s a perfect fit for our rain date of Dover Days fireworks.”

The following events tied to Comic Con will take place on Friday, Aug. 5:

5-8 p.m. Con Artist: Comic Con Inspired Art Reception at Dover Art League.
Comic Con Parade comes down Loockerman ends at Lookerman Way Plaza

6:30-8 p.m. In Harmony Concert presents Captain Blue’s Grass Band on LookermanWay Plaza

7-9:15 p.m. “Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope: at the Schwartz Center

8:30 p.m. Lantern Tour of the Dover Green (Tour starts at John Bell House)

Dusk Fireworks provided by Kent County Tourism Corp.

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