Lakewood Fireworks Show Causes a Stir On Social Media
Lakewood's virtual tree lighting and fireworks show caused confusion and criticism from the public.
What the hell just happened:
The City of Lakewood purchased fireworks for the annual Fourth of July show. However, due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the city postponed the show and later merge the fireworks with its tree lighting ceremony as a dual event.
According to the city's website, the city held "three coordinated aerial fireworks shows" in different parts of Lakewood at the same time.
The sound of fireworks could be heard for miles, and Lakewood was trending on Twitter for hours.