Pyrotex, Inc. Adds Additional Glow to Plano Balloon Festival

Fireworks light up the night sky over the City of Plano at the 2013 Plano Balloon Festival

Plano, TX, September 21, 2013 --( For the 14th consecutive year, Pyrotex, Inc. will be producing an explosive conclusion to the second day of the InTouch Credit Union Plano Balloon Festival with a custom firework display. Following the nightly Balloon Glow, Pyrotex will be firing a spectacular display at Oak Point Park at 2801 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano, Texas. The fireworks are scheduled to begin at 9:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 21 and are sponsored by Texas Coastal Energy. This year marks 34 years of Ballooning in Plano, Texas. In addition to the fireworks, the three-day celebration offers something for everyone; entertainment on two stages, special kids activities, sky divers, a variety of food options, merchandise and handmade products and, of course, the incredible hot air balloons.

About Pyrotex, Inc.

Pyrotex, Inc. was founded in 1979 by Randy Beckham, artistic director and president. The company headquarters, storage and manufacturing facilities are located in Fannin County, Texas.

Pyrotex is a firework display company shooting indoor, low-altitude and aerial shows for holidays, weddings, special events and corporate meetings. Our professional pyrotechnicians produce spectacular displays using the highest quality materials and the latest computer firing technology. Our reputation is based on our unique artistry, remarkable musical selections and continued client satisfaction.

​Pyrotex employs four full-time managers and over sixty part-time pyrotechnicians. All employees receive extensive training, are regularly drug tested, and are licensed by the State of Texas and the ATF. All drivers are Commercial Drivers with Hazardous Materials endorsements. We comply with NFPA-1123 and the International Fire Code.

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About Plano Balloon Festival

The Plano Balloon Festival, Inc. is a non-profit 501c3 agency that is dedicated to educating attendees about hot air ballooning and producing a family oriented, quality event that offers other local non-profits an opportunity to assist in the operations of the Festival. Their objective is to offer the participating non-profit agencies an opportunity to raise funds and awareness for their programs and services, thus enhancing the quality of life for all of us.

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If you would like more information on Pyrotex, Inc. or our upcoming shows, please contact Paige Mejia at 469-534-0635 or
Paige Mejia