Like everywhere else in the United States, the Indiana 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 Indiana fireworks laws to prevent any type of fines or legal problems on your big day.
Whether you live in Indianapolis, Fort Wayne, Evansville, or any other city in Indiana, breaking the local fireworks laws can ruin your wedding in a big hurry; even though it’s home to the famous car race: the Indy 500. Below we have list the current Indiana fireworks laws to help prevent any unwanted problems when using wedding sparklers on your big day.
State of Indiana Fireworks Laws:
Permitted: Consumer fireworks that comply with the construction, chemical composition, and labeling regulations of the U.S. Consumer Products Commission. Fireworks may be used only on the user’s property or on the property of someone who has consented the use of fireworks on their property. Consumer fireworks may be used only between 9am and 11pm on days other than holidays. Holidays include Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day and New Year’s Eve.
Prohibited: All fireworks not specifically permitted.
Selling Period: N/A
Age of Purchase: 18 years of age.
More Facts About Indiana:
Nickname: Hoosier State
Motto: The Crossroads of America
Statehood: December 11,1816 (19th)
Origin of State’s Name: “Land of the Indians.”
Largest Cities: Indianapolis, Fort Wayne, Evansville, Gary, South Bend
Border States: Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio
Land Area: 35,870 sq. mi., 38th largest
State Bird: Cardinal
State Flower: Peony
State Tree: Tulip tree (liriodendron tulipifera)
State Song: On the banks of the Wabash