Fourth of July and Fireworks
Each year Snohomish Regional Fire & Rescue, along with multiple fire agencies, and the Fire Marshal's Office receive numerous fireworks related calls in July.
Be a good neighbor. Here are some tips on how to celebrate this 4th of July safely and legally in Snohomish County:
- Call 425-407-3999 to
report the illegal discharge of fireworks (please do not call 911 unless there is an immediate threat to life or property).
- Only discharge fireworks in approved areas of unincorporated Snohomish County on July 4 from 9 AM to 11:59 PM.
- It is illegal to discharge fireworks before or after the Fourth of July. Fireworks are always illegal in unincorporated Snohomish County before and after the Fourth of July.
IT IS ALWAYS ILLEGAL TO:
- Discharge fireworks in Arlington, Brier, Edmonds, Everett, Gold Bar, Lynnwood, Marysville, Mill Creek, Mountlake Terrace, Mukilteo, and Woodway.
- Discharge fireworks in any Washington State Park or Snohomish County Park.
- Discharge fireworks on federal land, including those managed by the Department of Natural Resources and the U.S. Forest Service.
- Discharge fireworks on public property, public streets, sidewalks, parking lots, or school property.
- Discharge fireworks on private property without permission, and to discharge fireworks from private property onto public property
- Possess or discharge illegal fireworks. Firecrackers, rockets, rockets, M-80s, dynamite, and all homemade fireworks are all illegal.