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.

**2016 FIREWORKS LOTTERY WINNERS**

  • Collings Teen Center/Campus Life Connection
    1541 Merkley Ave
  • Kids Developing Together (KDT)
    3150 Jefferson Blvd
  • VFW Bryte Memorial Post 9498
    755 River Point Ct
  • Apostolic Faith Tabernacle Church/United Apostolic
    1298 W Capitol Ave
  • West Sacramento Rotary
    2005 Jefferson Blvd
  • West Sacramento Neighbor's Fair, Inc
    1300 Jefferson Blvd
  • West Sacramento Little League
    2250 Lake Washington Blvd
  • Bryte and Broderick Community Action Network
    940 Sacramento Ave

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.


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.