John Hofeditz of Spectacular Rides purchased the Firecracker from Holiday World in 1997. He then placed it at Jolly Roger for the 1998 season. John then sold it to Amusements of America. It was booked at the I-X Indoor Amusement Park (Cleveland, OH) in 1998 and 1999. It has been seen making annual appearances at the Ohio State Fair Grounds operating under the name Avalanche from 1999 to 2009.