Hell yeah! I fire it the entire week leading up to the 4th and then it has become a family tradition that we blow up various piece of fruit with it on Labor Day. Here's a watermelon last year:
So now I know what that earth shattering blast was... (I live the next town over in Newton )
Let me know when you want to "go big boom", I have a ton of scrap 4"+ dia bar stock at my work.