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.
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 MaineIf 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
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.
For specific questions regarding fireworks laws in Maine and placing your order, don't hesitate to contact us via our website at www.fireworks.us.