Regulations, Safety and Resources
Last year, Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, Fire District 1 and the Fire Marshal received more than 650 fireworks-related calls in July. In 2009 there was more than $4.27 million in property damage as the result of fireworks. Be a good neighbor. Here are some tips on how to celebrate this 4th of July safely and legally in Snohomish County...
What you can do
Attend a public fireworks display:
Observe bans and restrictions:
• In unincorporated Snohomish County, fireworks can only be discharged on July 4 from 9 a.m. to midnight.
• Fireworks are not allowed on any school property.
• Fireworks are banned in Edmonds, Everett, Gold Bar, Mill Creek, Mountlake Terrace, Mukilteo and Woodway.
• Fireworks are illegal in all Washington State Parks, Snohomish County Parks, and on Department of Natural Resources and US Forest Service lands.
What you can't do
• Discharge fireworks on public property, public streets, sidewalks, parking lots or school property
• Discharge fireworks on private property without permission, and to discharge fireworks from private property onto public property
• Discharge fireworks before or after the 4th of July. Fireworks are always illegal in Snohomish County before & after the 4th of July.
• Possess or discharge illegal fireworks. Firecrackers, rockets, rockets, M-80s, dynamite and all homemade fireworks are all illegal.
-Maps of Snohomish County Fireworks Discharge Dates and Times:
-North County map [PDF]
-East County map [PDF]
-South County map [PDF]
-Celebrate Safely! Flier and Postcard [PDF]
-Snohomish County Fire District 1
-Snohomish County Fire Marshal
-Fireworks Ban or Restricted Sales/Use by County and City [PDF]