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Top Pyro Picks: Fountains

Top Pyro Picks: Fountains

Colourful, family-friendly, and most people’s first introduction to the world of fireworks, the fountain may not be the most devastating pyro in the Epic Fireworks range, but they add a touch of charm to any celebration.

Sometimes called volcanoes, fountains now come in a tremendous range of sizes and effects and can be an impressive way to start a larger display, or transition between the bigger stuff. Some of the fountains can reach enormous heights and last for almost 2 minutes. So whether you’re looking to add a break in pace for a huge show, or play a larger role in a simple garden display, fountains have a place in any firework fan’s arsenal. Check out our selection of our favourite fountains and be sure to add a few to your next display.

 

FANTASIA 

Approx Duration: 60 Sec
Noise Rating: 2/10
Safety Distance: 8 Metres

When was the last time you heard someone scream with surprise during a fountain? This little gem has a trio of decent height mine lifts to complement the impressive run time of the fountain. Perfect for the back garden display, it performs brilliantly for its price.” - David

Kicking off our list of Fountains is our bestseller, Fantasia. This awesome fountain is firm favourite of the Epic Fireworks team, offering great value for money, Fantasia is perfect for the back garden, and produces multi-coloured effects, including multi-level mine effects, blue stars, and crackling flowers.

Starting out slowly, it quickly builds in pace and delivers impressive mine lifts to really grab your audience’s attention. If you want a firework excite your friends in the back garden, or to set the scene for an all-out firework spectacle, Fantasia definitely fits the bill.

RRP: £11.99
Epic Price: £5.94
Buy Fantasia today

Halo 

Approx Duration: 50 Sec
Noise Rating: 3/10
Safety Distance: 8 Metres

This fountain is "epic" value for money and lasts longer then the higher priced items. So good I returned to the shop and stocked up!”- Anthony

The Halo is a stellar example of value-packed enjoyment for your backyard festivities. Designed with both affordability and excitement in mind, the Halo fountain is tailored to elevate your backyard celebrations without breaking the bank.

The Halo treats you and your guests to a symphony of effects. From the classic charm of chrysanthemum bursts to the captivating crackles that fill the air, the Halo delivers a dynamic display that promises to leave a lasting impression.

What makes the Halo truly stand out is its versatility. Perfectly suited for the intimacy of a backyard setting, this fountain transforms any ordinary evening into a memorable occasion. With its array of effects, the Halo proves that you don't need to break the bank to enjoy a captivating and vibrant fireworks experience right in the comfort of your own back garden. Top of FormBottom of Form

RRP: £11.99
Epic Price: £5.94
Buy Halo today

 

Peacock

Approx Duration: 60 Sec
Noise Rating: 2/10
Safety Distance: 8 Metres

Decent piece that's worth having in your display to break up the bangs, or to pad out that selection box with 5 second fountains! The colours are more impressive in the flesh than on the video as well”- David

The Peacock fountain from Standard Fireworks is an excellent mixed effect fountain that also has varied firing patterns.

Initially, silver sparks flare-up in an animated column of raining spray during a tranquil and mesmerizing display. This quiet period is then interrupted with a sharp whistle sound, which marks the beginning of a trident sequence. Plumes fire three wide and give a thick wall of effects whilst crackling chrysanthemums burst above. Nearing its conclusion silver effects magically turn golden and luscious gold flitter completes an outstanding, well-rounded display.

With a duration of 60 seconds, this wonderful firework is both beautiful and offers terrific value. Top of FormBottom of Form

RRP: £11.99
Epic Price: £9.96
Buy Peacock today

 

Spectrum

Approx Duration: 40 Sec
Noise Rating: 2/10
Safety Distance: 8 Metres

The Spectrum fountain is a fantastic firework which produces the rarely seen 'jelly bean' effect. Thick blobs of various colour jump upwards and burn incredibly brightly whilst also having an outstanding burn time.

The unique multicoloured stars burn for so long in fact that they will eventually dance and skate across the ground in a mesmerizing fashion.

If you want to up the wow-factor, make sure it’s secured and lit at a greater height and beautiful rainbow coloured balls will rain down creating a really cool display.

In short, this is a low noise firework that juggles kaleidoscopic pearls. Never has a name been more fitting!

RRP: £14.99
Epic Price: £11.94
Buy Spectrum today

 

Star Shower

Approx Duration: 70 Sec
Noise Rating: 3/10
Safety Distance: 8 Metres

The Star Shower Fountain is a spectacular display, extending up to 8 meters. This budget-friendly garden delight delivers a vibrant show featuring vivid red and orange stars shooting out, accompanied by the soft descent of a crackling silver flower. Standing tall, the Star Fountain offers superb height and a mesmerizing visual experience.

Combining affordability with brilliance, it transforms ordinary evenings into extraordinary memories. With its dynamic effects and pocket-friendly charm, the Star Shower Fountain is your ticket to an impressive garden display that leaves a lasting impression.

RRP: £19.99
Epic Price: £9.96
Buy Star Shower today

 

Traffic Cones

Approx Duration: 25 Sec (per fountain)
Noise Rating: 2/10
Safety Distance: 8 Metres

“You cannot go wrong purchasing these! My memories of similar fountains back in the day meant these were a must-buy and I wasn't disappointed! Three fountains which punch well above their price point - good length and super height resulted in repeat orders of a number of packs this year.” - David

The Traffic Cone conical fountains from Standard Fireworks defy size expectations, packing a punch in a small package. Each pack features green, amber, and red fountains that shoot silver sparks high above, creating a vibrant display of spring flower effects that gracefully rain back down.

Despite their modest size, these fountains deliver incredible value for money, offering a fun performance without the need for crackle effects. And due to their low-noise nature, they're ideal for family gatherings, ensuring an great display without having to worry about younger children and sensitive pets.

RRP: £5.99
Epic Price: £3.96
Buy Traffic Cones today

 

Dragon Fire

Approx Duration: 60 Sec
Noise Rating: 4/10
Safety Distance: 8 Metres

Dragon Fire is a mixed effect fountain which certainly has lots to give. Roaring into life the firework breathes out a tall tower of crackling snow pine effects whilst lucid red balls of fire spit upwards.

The energetic and vigorous start then gives way to a powerful spray of silver sparks and whilst the Dragon breathes this fire its eyes and nose light up and brightly flash. For its climax, both silver and golden plumes shower into the night sky before a swarm of crackling chrysanthemums give a clear and concise finale.

This outstanding novelty fountain is superb fun and will be a guaranteed hit with all ages!

RRP: £14.99
Epic Price: £9.96
Buy Dragon Fire today

 

Afterglow

Approx Duration: 90 Sec
Noise Rating: 2/10
Safety Distance: 8 Metres

Afterglow is a great long-burning fountain that offers an extensive one-and-a-half-minute display with a vibrant spectrum of colours – yellow, blue, gold, red, white, and green. Designed for family-friendly enjoyment, this low-noise fountain features chrysanthemums, making it an ideal choice for households with young children or noise-sensitive pets.

Tailored for garden use, this firework ensures a well-balanced and visually appealing experience. Elevate your outdoor celebration with this fountain, combining an extended duration, diverse colour palette, and thoughtful noise management for a sophisticated and enjoyable atmosphere suitable for a variety of audiences.

RRP: £19.99
Epic Price: £14.94
Buy Afterglow today

 

Glittering Fire

Approx Duration: 180 Sec
Noise Rating: 5/10
Safety Distance: 8 Metres

When it comes to longevity, the Glittering Fire fountain stands out as with it’s incredible extended 3-minute duration. This multi-effect fountain presents a meticulously designed sequence with titanium rain, crackling chrysanthemums, and an array of colours including golds, greens, white, and reds, all reaching impressive heights.

Beyond its visual allure, this fountain stands as a versatile all-rounder, making it the optimal choice for sophisticated back garden parties. With a refined balance of duration, diverse effects, and elevated displays, the Glittering Fire fountain is an exemplary choice for those seeking both quality and visual impact in their outdoor celebrations. An ideal all-rounder for your back garden party.

RRP: £19.99
Epic Price: £14.94
Buy Glittering Fire today

 

Frosty

Approx Duration: 100 Sec
Noise Rating: 4/10
Safety Distance: 8 Metres

Introducing the Frosty Fountain from Cube Fireworks, a versatile firework designed to appeal to both adults and children. This snowman-shaped fountain kicks off its display with towering silver sparks that reach impressive heights, followed by a more intense sequence featuring crackling chrysanthemums amid red and blue stars. Dazzling snow pine effects lead to a transition of showering sparks from silver to gold above a vivid blue flame. Crackling clusters then add noise and vibrant colours to the night sky.

Just when you think the show is over, Frosty's face gently strobes with a red glow, signalling the onset of a pair of thick, silver-plumed fountains representing Frosty's arms. These then V-fire a swarm of crackling chrysanthemums, red stars, and exploding clusters.

Frosty Fountain promises a 100-second display that remains engaging and exciting throughout, offering a memorable experience for spectators of all ages.

RRP: £29.00
Epic Price: £19.98
Buy Frosty today

 

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