Fireworks

On March 2, 2011 the City Council adopted Ordinance 11-2 which regulates the possession, sale, and use of fireworks within the City of West Sacramento.   State of California approved Safe and Sane Fireworks are permitted to be sold and used within the City of West Sacramento as outlined in the West Sacramento Fireworks Ordinance.

On March 2, 2011 the City Council also adopted Resolution 11-5 which grants eight Fireworks Sales Permits to organizations meeting specific guidelines outlined in the West Sacramento Fireworks Ordinance.  The permits are awarded by lottery, information on the lottery can be found below.

**2014 FIREWORKS LOTTERY WINNERS**

  • Boosters for International Gymnastics
  • Lighthouse Christian Ministries
  • Our Lady of Grace School
  • River City Christian Academy
  • Sikh Temple Sacramento
  • West Sacramento Education Foundation
  • West Sacramento Little League
  • Youth for Christ Ministries

Click here to view the City of West Sacramento Municipal Code Chapter 8.12 regulating the possesion, sale, and use of fireworks.

Click here to view the City of West Sacramento Policy for the issuance of fireworks permits.

State of California Approved Safe and Sane Fireworks Sales Permit Information 

Application for Firework Lottery

Firework Stand Permit Application

Use of State of California Approved Safe and Sane Fireworks

State of California Approved Safe and Sane Fireworks can be utilized within the City of West Sacramento during the period of 12 noon on the 28th of June through 12 noon on the 6th of July of the same calendar year.

For information regarding the safe use of fireworks, click here and here.

Public Displays of Fireworks

Public displays of fireworks require a permit issued by the West Sacramento Fire Department.  Permits are issued pursuant to state law and the West Sacramento Fireworks Ordinance.  A permit application is available here.