Like everywhere else in the United States, the Georgia fireworks laws are unique to that specific state. Before using any type of fireworks such as sparklers for weddings, it is very important to know all of the Georgia fireworks laws to prevent any type of fines or legal problems on your big day.
Whether you live in Atlanta, Augusta, Columbus, or any other city in Georgia, breaking the local fireworks laws can ruin your wedding in a big hurry; even though they created The Girl Scouts, founded in Savannah by Juliette Gordon Low in 1912. Below we have list the current Georgia fireworks laws to help prevent any unwanted problems when using wedding sparklers on your big day.
State of Georgia Fireworks Laws:
Permitted: Sparklers up to 100 grams each; fountains (items that say ‘Emits Showers of Sparks’ up to 200 grams total for multiple tube items or 75 grams for each individual tube; snakes, glow worms, snappers, party poppers.
Prohibited: Firecrackers, torpedoes, sky rockets, roman candles, and bombs.
Selling Period: N/A
Age of Purchase: 18 years of age.
More Facts About Georgia:
Nickname: Peach State / Goober state/ Empire State of the South
Motto: Wisdom, justice, and moderation
Statehood: January 2, 1788 (4th)
Origin of State’s Name: Named for King George II of England.
Largest Cities: Atlanta, Columbus, Savannah, Macon, Albany
Border States: Alabama, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee
Land Area: 57,919 sq. mi.; 21st largest
State Bird: Brown Thrasher
State Flower: Cherokee Rose (rosa laevigata)
State Tree: Live oak (quercus virginiana)
State Song: Georgia on My Mind