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Starke, Florida: Purple Rooster

A fiberglass rooster painted purple entices discerning fireworks fans to shop here.

Ceremonial Fireworks

US Hwy 301, Starke, FL
Ceremonial Fireworks. 1 mile north of town on US Hwy 301 on right.
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Purple rooster.

Purple Rooster

Stopped by on our way home to see the purple rooster. There is plenty of parking close to him, and he seems to be in good shape. Fun, quick photo stop to stretch your legs.

[EC, 05/17/2023]
Purple Rooster

Keep an eye out for a large pink strawberry golf ball and the car on a pole nearby!

[Meredith, 08/07/2016]

Fireworks rooster.

Purple Rooster

It's a large statue of a purple rooster in front of the Ceremonial Fireworks store. Because when you think of buying fireworks ....

[Julie Lubinsky, 08/07/2013]

Maybe "Purple Rooster" is a pyrotechnic product? Instructions: Place Purple Rooster on flat ground. Light fuse. Step back. Cover ears.

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