What restrictions are there on the use of fireworks in City limits?

No fireworks may be sold at retail in this city except daily from 8:00am until 10:00pm June 25 through July 3 and from 8:00 am until 12 midnight on July 4th
Unless first expressly approved by the city council it shall be unlawful for any person to discharge any other pyrotechnics or pyrotechnic devices in this city other than fireworks 

Unless first expressly approved by the city council it shall be unlawful to discharge fireworks in this city except between

1 8:00am to 10:00pm on any day from June 25 through July 3
2 8:00am to 12 midnight on July 4 and
3 9:00pm on December 31 to 12:30am on January 1

No person shall possess, sell, offer for sale, bring into the city or discharge any fireworks other than permissible fireworks. Fireworks which are permissible under Bellevue City Ordinance are:

  • Sparklers
  • Vesuvius Fountains
  • Spray Fountains
  • Color Fire Cones
  • Star and Comet type color aerial shells without an explosive charge
  • Ladyfingers (not to exceed 7/8th of an inch in length or 1/8 of an inch in diameter)
  • Color or fire wheels

The use of fireworks by private citizens on private land is not restricted, with the exception of violations of the City's noise ordinance.