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Everything you want to know about fireworks this Fourth of July

Important fireworks laws every Hoosier needs to know for the Fourth of July Important fireworks laws every Hoosier needs to know for the Fourth of July
Melissa Porter | 05 July, 2018, 01:45

"Our dogs are especially vulnerable to this effect during the summer months when thunderstorms prevail and during Fourth of July celebrations, where fireworks are set off in some neighborhoods all day and night".

War Memorial Park will be open from dawn to dusk on the Fourth of July, and open picnic areas are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. This is an ongoing list.

Kennesaw - July 3 - Kennesaw's traditional pre-Independence Day Salute to America celebration features two stages of live music, entertainment, food vendors and kids' activities that start at 6 p.m. According the most recent U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission annual fireworks report, there were 12,900 fireworks-related injuries nationwide treated in hospital emergency departments in 2017.

Waldorf's "Celebrate Charles" will include live music and fireworks, which will begin at approximately 9:30 Regency Furniture Stadium on 11765 St. Linus Drive.

4 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Micanopy Parade down Cholokka Blvd starts at 11 a.m.

Clifton Park's July 4th Celebration kicks off at noon at Clifton Common and runs into the evening with a parade, amusement rides, a craft fair, music and fireworks.

Washer tournament starting at 4 p.m. Starts at 2 p.m. with fireworks at 9 p.m.

Troy: Troy's Old Fashioned Fourth of July will feature a parade, auto show, arts and crafts vendors, food booths, and much more in Roosevelt Park.

Each state is free to make their own laws about the sale and use of fireworks, and those laws can vary wildly from state to state.

Salisbury's free community fireworks display is at the stadium right across from the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center. The free event will feature live music, food trucks and a fireworks show, which begins at 9 p.m. Judging will follow at 9 a.m. before the parade itself begins an hour later.

Mount Pleasant - The time of day to discharge fireworks is restricted from 10 a.m. until 10 p.m. on the same dates it is permissible to sell fireworks within the city limits.

"Make sure that they have a leash on so that if they do get scared, they're not gonna get away from you and you're not gonna end up with a lost pet", Goering said.

Damaging someone else's property with fireworks could result in a fine of $5,000 as well as one year imprisonment.

But some places in the American West have cancelled their planned July Fourth fireworks because of high wildfire danger and others are doing drone light displays instead of pyrotechnics. Fireworks at 9 p.m.