PGI 2014 Convention - Public Ticket Information

Anyone may purchase tickets and enjoy the once in a lifetime fireworks displays that will be presented at the PGI's 2014 Convention "Iowa Thunderstorm 2014" in Mason City, IA at the North Iowa Events Center. Other parts of the Events Center are only accessible to PGI Members who have registered for the Convention.

What would you miss? The music, many of shows are choregraphed. Ground effects, there are several pyrotechnic effects that you'll simply have to be inside to see. Your ticket allows you access to the public seating areas of the Events Center.

Purchase your tickets early, don't show up just before the show hoping there are still tickets available. Tickets are available online at the North Iowa Events Center and at the gate on public display nights.

Food and drink vendors will be available onsite, no outside food or drinks will be allowed. Gates open at 6 pm.


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Prices (per person)

Discount tickets are available until July 19th. Starting July 19th tickets are full price.

  • Sun, Mon, Tue
    • Discount: $10 *
    • July 19th: $15 *
  • Fri - General Seating
    • Discount: $13 *
    • July 19th: $18 *
  • Fri - Reserved Seating
    • Discount: $18 *
    • July 19th: $23 *
  • Service Fee:$2 / ticket

*Service fee applies to all online ticket purchases.
Tickets are non-refundable unless the show is cancelled.


Payment Options

  • Online:credit card
  • Office:credit card, cash
  • Gate:credit card, cash

Will Call

Will Call will be limited, since tickets can be conveniently purchased online. Will Call tickets must be picked up by the person identified at the time of purchase. Photo ID is required for pick up.

Visit Mason City Iowa - Visitor Center

2021 4th St. SW
Mason City, IA. 50401
Hours: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Mon. - Fri. CST
Phone: 641-422-1663

At The Gate

Available between 5:30pm and 9:30pm on display nights. No check.


Parking for the displays at the North Iowa Events Center is free. Tailgating is not permitted. Night show traffic is limited to passenger cars, vans and pickups. No motor homes, campers or buses will be admitted without previous arrangements. Handicapped parking will be available to those with appropriate parking permits.

Rain Dates

Shows are weather permitting. Rain dates are: Monday August 11th, Thursday August 14th and Saturday August 16th. Saturday's show will not be rescheduled.

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