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Ooohs and Aaahs to be Courtesy of Drones for Aspen July 4th Celebration

The City of Aspen will forgo its traditional fireworks in favor of a drone light show

ASPEN, Colo. — In this mountain enclave, the excitement up in the sky this July 4th will be courtesy of something other than fireworks.

The City of Aspen plans to forgo its traditional Fourth of July fireworks celebration in 2018 in favor of a drone light show.

Due in part to high fire danger concerns, the Aspen Chamber Resort Association is working with the Great Lakes Drone Co. to bring a light show to the town, association representative Melissa Wisenbaker told the .

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