Consumer Fireworks Regulations and Prohibited Conduct
It shall be unlawful for any person to
ignite, discharge, or use consumer fireworks,
except on the day preceding, the day of, or the day
after the following national holidays:
Year’s Day (January 1)
- Martin Luther King Jr.
Day (Third Monday in January)
Birthday (Third Monday in February)
- Memorial Day (Last Monday in May)
Day (July 4)
- Labor Day (First Monday in
- Columbus Day (Second Monday in
- Veterans Day (November 11)
- Thanksgiving Day (Fourth Thursday in November)
- Christmas Day (December 25)
fireworks shall not be ignited, discharged or used
between the hours of midnight and 8:00am on the
dates/national holidays enumerated in Section 5A,
except that on New Year's Day, consumer fireworks
shall not be ignited, discharged or used between the
hours of 1:00am and 8:00am.
A person shall not
ignite, discharge or use consumer fireworks on
public property, school property, church property,
or the property of another person without that
organization's or person's express written
permission to use those fireworks on those premises.
Consumer fireworks shall not be ignited, discharged
or used by a person under the influence of alcoholic
liquor or controlled substances or a combination of
A minor shall not possess, ignite,
discharge or use consumer fireworks.