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What Fireworks Can I Buy in Maine?

Looking to buy some fireworks for your Fourth of July celebration? Maine has a wide variety of fireworks available for purchase. This blog post will discuss the types of legal fireworks in Maine and where you can buy them. We will also provide some safety tips for using fireworks.

There are three types of fireworks that are legal to purchase and use in Maine: ground spinners, fountains, and sparklers. Ground spinners are small devices that are placed on the ground and rotated. They emit sparks as they spin. Fountains are stationary devices that shoot sparks into the air. Sparklers are handheld devices that emit sparks. These fireworks are available for purchase at most fireworks stores in Maine. 

Illegal fireworks in Maine: Anything that leaves the ground or explodes; this includes firecrackers, Roman candles, and bottle rockets.

Maine Fireworks State Law

It is legal to purchase, possess, and use consumer fireworks in Maine. Consumer fireworks include ground spinners, fountains, and sparklers. It is illegal to buy, retain, or use fireworks that leave the ground or explode, such as firecrackers, Roman candles, and bottle rockets.

You must be 18 years of age or older to purchase fireworks in Maine. You may buy fireworks from June 1 through July 5. You can only use fireworks from June 21 through July 5.

Penalties For Illegal Use of Fireworks in Maine

If you are caught using fireworks outside of the allowed period, you may be fined $100. Using fireworks to endanger property or people, you may face a $500. Setting off fireworks in a dry or fire-prone area, you may be fined up to $1,000.

If you are caught using fireworks that are not legal in Maine, you may be fined up to $500. setting off fireworks in a populated area, you may be fined $1,000. Setting off fireworks near a school or hospital may attract $5,000. If anyone is injured due to your illegal use of fireworks, you may be fined up to $10,000.

Safety Tips for Using Fireworks in Maine

When using any fireworks, it is essential to be safe. Always follow the directions on the package and never point or throw fireworks at people. Be sure to keep a bucket of water or a fire extinguisher nearby in case of accidents. Never try to relight a "dud" firework. Wait 20 minutes and then soak it in a bucket of water before disposing. Finally, always clean up your fireworks debris after using them.

Where To Buy Fireworks in Maine

Although, there are many fireworks stores located throughout Maine. Ensure you purchase from a licensed dealer. Our online superstore featuring all high-quality fireworks is the best place to buy fireworks. We ship all fireworks from any warehouse to your doorstep in Maine. It's convenient and straightforward. Plus, your safety is our priority.


Our company has a wide variety of fireworks available for purchase for your celebration. Be familiar with the Maine state law and always follow safety precautions when using fireworks.

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