Fireworks


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.

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.

**2017 FIREWORKS LOTTERY WINNERS**

  • Joe 238 Foundation
    940 Sacramento Ave
  • First Baptist Church of West Sacramento
    1300 Jefferson Blvd
  • Youth for Christ/Collings Teen Center
    1298 West Capitol Ave
  • Moose Lodge #1762 (Royal Order of the Moose)/Women of the Moose
    2250 Lake Washington Blvd
  • Apostolic Faith Tabernacle Church/United Apostolic
    755 Riverpoint Court
  • Lighthouse Covenant Church/Mercy Coalition
    1601 West Capitol Ave
  • West Sacramento Little League/West Sacramento Jr Raiders Youth Football and Cheer
    2455 Jefferson Blvd
  • River City Music Boosters/West Sacramento Rotary Club
    2000 Town Center Plaza

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

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


NEW FOR 2016 IS THE "NAIL 'EM" ILLEGAL FIREWORKS REPORTING SMARTPHONE APP.  PLEASE HELP THE CITY OF WEST SACRAMENTO ADDRESS ILLEGAL FIREWORKS BY DOWNLOADING THE APP OR CALLING DISPATCH AT (916) 372-3375.

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.