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People huddled underneath the pavilion at Mar Vista in an attempt to get out of the rain, Saturday, July 2 during the Mar Vista Fireworks Spectacular.

PHOTO GALLERY: Boom Boom on the Bay

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

People huddled underneath the pavilion at Mar Vista in an attempt to get out of the rain, Saturday, July 2 during the Mar Vista Fireworks Spectacular.

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Rain entered into the pavilion by gushing down the cast iron awnings on the side of Mar Vista.

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

Rain entered into the pavilion by gushing down the cast iron awnings on the side of Mar Vista.

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People rushed to get some shelter from the thunderstorm that rolled in during the fireworks display.

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

People rushed to get some shelter from the thunderstorm that rolled in during the fireworks display.

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A red firework lit up the dock and the Sarasota Bay during the fireworks display.

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

A red firework lit up the dock and the Sarasota Bay during the fireworks display.

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A few fireworks went off all at once.

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

A few fireworks went off all at once.

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One of the 1,000 fireworks burst in the air during the Mar Vista Firework Spectacular.

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

One of the 1,000 fireworks burst in the air during the Mar Vista Firework Spectacular.

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Mack Mackinnon, Ed Chiles, Tina Fusaro, Michelle Mattick and Allison Fusaro

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

Mack Mackinnon, Ed Chiles, Tina Fusaro, Michelle Mattick and Allison Fusaro

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Lauren Merrifield, 7, poses with her 4-month-old puppy, Lollipop, Saturday, July 2 on Mar Vista's dock.

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Lauren Merrifield, 7, poses with her 4-month-old puppy, Lollipop, Saturday, July 2 on Mar Vista's dock.

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The small barge held over 1,000 fireworks - enough for a firework display lasting about 10 minutes.

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

The small barge held over 1,000 fireworks - enough for a firework display lasting about 10 minutes.

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The Longboat Key Fire and Paramedic team pose together on their boat Saturday, July 2 prior to the fireworks display.

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

The Longboat Key Fire and Paramedic team pose together on their boat Saturday, July 2 prior to the fireworks display.

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Allen Nease and Dr. Rhonda Gillis pose with Jack and Phyllis Black

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

Allen Nease and Dr. Rhonda Gillis pose with Jack and Phyllis Black

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Jack and Debbie Duncan

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

Jack and Debbie Duncan

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Holli Brown, 11, Elisabeth Laviolette, 9, Shyler Brown, 9, and Jack Laviolette, 12, pose with the hermit crab they found along the shore.

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

Holli Brown, 11, Elisabeth Laviolette, 9, Shyler Brown, 9, and Jack Laviolette, 12, pose with the hermit crab they found along the shore.

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Many people chose to dine outside in order to have a great view of the fireworks display over the Sarasota Bay Saturday, July 2 at Moore's Stone Crab.

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

Many people chose to dine outside in order to have a great view of the fireworks display over the Sarasota Bay Saturday, July 2 at Moore's Stone Crab.

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Lyle Smith, Jenna Smith, Jeff Smith, Debbie Smith and Wicki Wentzell enjoy themselves Saturday, July 2 at Moore's Stone Crab.

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

Lyle Smith, Jenna Smith, Jeff Smith, Debbie Smith and Wicki Wentzell enjoy themselves Saturday, July 2 at Moore's Stone Crab.

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Elle Stubbs, 5, and Isabella Gaudio, 10 1/2, pose before heading to Moore's Stone Crab for dinner and fireworks.

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

Elle Stubbs, 5, and Isabella Gaudio, 10 1/2, pose before heading to Moore's Stone Crab for dinner and fireworks.

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Chandler Smith, Brandon Vess and Sarah Vess

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

Chandler Smith, Brandon Vess and Sarah Vess

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Einstein Amaro played some patriotic colored conga drums Saturday, July 2 at Mar Vista.

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

Einstein Amaro played some patriotic colored conga drums Saturday, July 2 at Mar Vista.

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The Harte family from New Jersey attempted to continue eating their meal while tons of people crowded around their table trying to stay dry.

Saturday, Jul. 2, 2011 |

The Harte family from New Jersey attempted to continue eating their meal while tons of people crowded around their table trying to stay dry.

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