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Another Star Spangled 4th in the Books!
The Star Spangled 4th was presented by
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This year's 4th of July celebration brought 15,414 people to Goodyear Ballpark, another record-breaking crowd!

The fun-filled event began with patriotic music performed by the 108th Army Band of the Arizona National Guard, followed by live music from the Groove Merchants, a local band and crowd favorite. 

The evening concluded with a 20 minute fireworks spectacular, set to patriotic and popular music from each decade from the 60's through today. For those of you who inquired after the show, below is this year's playlist. We're glad you enjoyed it as much as we did.

 Title Artist
 Armed Forces Medley  Cincinnati Pops Orchestra & Erich Kunzel
 Get Ready  The Temptations
 I Want You Back  The Jackson 5
 Stayin' Alive  Bee Gees
 Ice Ice Baby  Vanilla Ice
 U Can't Touch This  MC Hammer
 Enter Sandman  Metallica
 Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)  C+C Music Factory
 Hey Ya!  OutKast
 I Gotta Feeling  The Black Eyed Peas
 Can't Hold Us  Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
 The Other Side  Jason Derulo
 America the Beautiful  Ray Charles


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If you Moustache...it's official!


1,957 people sat in the Moustache Zone and donned peel-and-stick moustaches made of synthetic hair as part of an attempt to break the existing Guinness World Record for "Largest Gathering of People Wearing False Moustaches." The last record of 1,532 was set in March of 2013 at Gilda's LaughFest in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

We have received confirmation from Guinness that indeed, we are "OFFICIALLY AMAZING" and are now part of an elite group of Guinness World Records title holders.  

If you were one of our false moustache-wearers and would like a Certificate of Participation, you may purchase one through the Guinness World Records Store online using the following participant codes:
ID: 130822-3342
Code: zhkv9969ZH

Did we snap a picture of you during this feat? Browse through the Star Spangled 4th photo gallery.

Thanks to all who participated in this memorable event. Now you can check "Participated in a Guinness World Record" off your bucket list!  



Special thanks to the following sponsors for the: 

Moustache Zone presented by Quail Run Needlework

Wet Zone
 presented by Palm Valley Pediatric Dentistry 

Pie Eating Contest
 presented by Village Inn

Souvenir Photo Booth
 
presented by MidFirst Bank