Are you looking to buy fireworks in Kansas? This blog
post will provide a comprehensive list of all the legal fireworks to purchase
in the state. We will also offer a few tips on how to stay safe while using
fireworks—happy Fourth of July. As always, be sure to follow all safety
precautions when using fireworks. Never point or throw fireworks at another
person, and always have a bucket of water or hose nearby in case of fire.
The following fireworks are legal to purchase and use
Dipped sticks and sparklers
Prohibited Fireworks in Kansas
Aerial shells more than six inches in diameter
Mines and other shell devices that expel balls
of fire more significant than one inch in diameter
Stick type rockets
Kansas Fireworks State Law
Kansas Statutes Annotated, Chapter 21 Article 12
Sections 21-1201 through 21-1217 about the regulation of fireworks in Kansas.
In summary, the following are some key provisions:
It is unlawful for any person to sell, possess
or use fireworks within the state without a permit from the State Fire Marshal.
The permit must be obtained 15 days before the
date of the event for which the fireworks will be used. The permit fee is
It is unlawful to sell, possess or use fireworks
within 500 feet of any church, school, hospital, or asylum.
It is unlawful to set off or discharge fireworks
on any public road or highway.
It is unlawful to sell, possess or use
sparklers, ground spinners, dipped sticks and sparklers, fountains, wheels,
illuminating torches, Roman candles, mines, shells, firecrackers, or missiles
within the state.
Penalties For Violating Kansas Fireworks State Law
A person who violates any provision of this article
shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction thereof, shall be fined
not more than five hundred dollars ($500) or imprisoned in the county jail for
not more than six (6) months, or both.
A person who uses fireworks in a manner that endangers
the life, limb, or property of another person shall be guilty of a felony and,
upon conviction thereof, shall be fined not more than one thousand dollars
($1,000) or imprisoned in the state prison for not more than two (2) years, or
Have a designated adult supervise all fireworks
Always have a bucket of water or hose nearby in
case of fire.
Never point or throw fireworks at another
Only use fireworks outdoors.
Avoid using fireworks near dry grass or other
materials that can catch fire easily.
Never try to relight or pick up fireworks that
have already been lit.
Fireworks are a fun and festive way to celebrate the
Fourth of July holiday. However, it is essential always to follow safety
precautions when using them. Be sure to obtain a permit from the State Fire
Marshal if you plan on using fireworks, and be sure to set them off safely and
For quality fireworks, visit our online shop today. We will be glad to help
you with any questions you may have.