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Fred and George rounded off the evening with a display of Filibuster fireworks; they filled the kitchen with red and blue stars that bounced from ceiling to wall for at least half an hour.

--CS5

Dr. Filibuster's Fabulous Wet-Start No-Heat Fireworks can be purchased in Gambol and Japes Wizarding Joke Shop (CS4).

  • See also WAND EFFECTS, WEASLEYS' WIZARD WHEEZES.

Speculation: Dedalus Diggle celebrated Voldemort's initial downfall by setting off fireworks, which Muggles reported as shooting stars in a televised weather report.

"Viewers as far apart as Kent, Yorkshire, and Dundee have been phoning in to tell me that instead of that rain I promised yesterday, they've had a downpour of shooting stars!  Perhaps people have been celebrating Bonfire Night early--it's not until next week, folks!"

--PS1

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