In the wise words of Katy Perry, baby, you’re a firework. For couples who want to see sparks fly—literally—wedding fireworks provide a showstopping cap to one of the biggest days of your lives. But where do you begin? How do you know if your pyrotechnic dreams can come true?
Which is why we’re breaking down everything from the logistics to take into consideration, to the variety of price ranges, show types, and alternative options available to light up the night on your wedding day. Like, did you know that there are wedding sparklers that can actually be used at indoor wedding venues? So are indoor wedding fireworks a thing? And what’s the typical length of the average wedding firework display? Does it need to take place over water?
We got the answers to all these questions and more directly from the experts behind these epic pyrotechnics. Plus, we can’t get enough of these jaw-dropping photos of real couples’ show-stopping moments, which can inspire your own wedding-turned-firework show.