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Slideshow: The Best Places for Fireworks

Locations in this article:  Orlando, FL

Next Wednesday is July 4, which means barbecues, beach time and, of course, fireworks!

The Best Places for Everything, available from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Indiebound and your local bookstore, has rounded up all the best places for your favorite summer activities from white water rafting to roller coasters to farmer’s markets to fireworks.

Here’s a peek at some of the world’s best fireworks.  Remember to check back every Friday for a different look at some of Peter’s best places.

1. Montreal International Fireworks Competition, La Ronde

The world’s top pyrotechnic techniques meet high art at the L’International des Feux Loto-Quebex (also known as the Montreal International Fireworks Competition), a summer event series help Wednesday and Saturday nights at La Ronde amusement park in Montreal. Pyrotechnic firms from around the world compete at the annual contest, which takes places from late June through late July.