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What Fireworks Can I Buy In South Dakota?

Although there are numerous places to purchase fireworks, both online and in stores, there are a few things you need to know before you buy. In this blog post, we will discuss the types of legal fireworks in South Dakota and the restrictions on their use. We will also provide a list of places to buy fireworks in the state.

Types Of Fireworks That Are Legal In South Dakota

·         Consumer fireworks: These include fireworks commonly used for personal celebrations, such as bottle rockets, Roman candles, and firecrackers.

·         Display fireworks: larger fireworks are typically used in public displays or shows. They include items such as skyrockets, mortars, and aerial shells.

Prohibited Fireworks In South Dakota

These are all fireworks made wholly or partly with giant powder or dynamite. They include:

·         Set-pieces that discharge more than 500 grams of pyrotechnic compositions simultaneously

·         Professional shells and mortars weighing more than 130 grams each

·         Reloadable tubes designed to fire multiple shots without being reloaded by the user and which hold more than 40 grams of pyrotechnic compositions

South Dakota State Fireworks Laws

·         It is illegal to sell, possess, or use fireworks that the state has banned. This includes M-80 firecrackers, cherry bombs, and silver salutes.

·         Fireworks may only be used during the following times: June 27 - July 5 and December 31 - January 1.

·         Local ordinances may place additional restrictions on the use of fireworks. Be sure to check with your local authorities before using fireworks.

·         You must be 18 years of age or older to purchase or use consumer fireworks.

·         Fireworks may not be discharged within 500 feet of any building or occupied space.

·         Fireworks may not be discharged from or within a motor vehicle.

·         Fireworks may not be discharged while under alcohol or drugs.

·         Fireworks may not be used on public property, such as parks, schools, or government buildings.

Penalties For Illegal Use of Fireworks In South Dakota

Possession or use of banned fireworks: Class 2 misdemeanor, punishable by up to 30 days in jail and a fine of $500. Violation of local ordinances: Punishable by the penalties set forth by the ordinance.

All fireworks must be shipped via ground transportation. We cannot ship to PO boxes or APO/FPO addresses. Orders placed after noon (EST) will ship the following business day. All orders are shipped via FedEx. A tracking number will be emailed to you once your order has shipped.

Where To Buy Fireworks in South Dakota

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