What you need to know about 'Red, Hot & Boom'

- Altamonte Springs’ 'Red, Hot & Boom' is Monday from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Officials are counting down to the event, and one of the things they're most concerned about is safety.

If you're looking for family fun and fireworks Monday night, 'Red, Hot & Boom' is your ticket.

Every year about 150,000 people fill Altamonte Springs' Crane's Roost Park for a night of food, music and a great light show.

Evelyn Estevez from the Altamonte Springs Police Department said it's gonna be a blast.

“They've got some great entertainment coming in and it's going to be a good show, so we're looking forward to it,” Estevez said.

But, she said safety and security are most important.

“We're gonna have local, state and federal agencies here at the event, just making sure the presence is there and the guests coming into the park feel safe.”

She wanted visitors to know what they can and can't bring to the festival.

Large coolers, weapons, glass containers, alcohol, grilling, pets and drones are all prohibited, but small open tents, blankets, folding chairs and small coolers are fine.

She also said water is essential.

“Last year, we had the fire department respond to quite a bit of people that were dehydrated, so it's definitely a concern for us,” Estevez said.

People on the promenade all say they're looking forward to a great time on Monday.

“We just enjoy it with the grandkids!” said Doug and Michelle Snyder, “music, fireworks, everything, Food, everything!”

“The lights and the show, definitely the show, not the crowd,” said Nicole St. Louis, “so if I can avoid, maybe find a spot that's not crowded, then I can look at the lights and sneak out if I can.”

The fireworks start at 9:30 p.m. Monday night.

Fox 35 is an official sponsor of 'Red, Hot & Boom.'

Police say anyone concerned about security at Monday's event can call or text 407-634-2478.

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