Pennsylvania Fireworks Laws
Wedding sparklers are a great way to illuminate any wedding exit with flash and pizzazz. While our sparklers are fun and festive, it’s important to use them responsibility. Your health and safety is our highest priority and we always recommend following state fireworks rules and regulations in Pennsylvania.
AGE OF PURCHASE: 18 years of age
LEGAL: Firecrackers, sparklers, caps, Roman candles, bottle rockets and similar fireworks containing a maximum of 50 milligrams of explosive material. All consumer fireworks must comply with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and consumer fireworks provisions of APA Standard 87-1.
ILLEGAL: Professional-grade display fireworks and explosives, including M-80s, M-100s, quarter sticks and cherry bombs.
Anyone who purchases or possesses illegal fireworks faces a fine of $100 in Pennsylvania.
H2: Pennsylvania Facts & Figures
Nickname: Keystone State
State Capital: Harrisburg
Population: 12,801,989 (5th)
Largest Cities: Philadelphia 1,584,064 Pittsburgh 300,286 Allentown 121,442
Total Land Area: 46,054 sq. miles (33rd)
For one football season during World War II, the Pittsburgh Steelers and Philadelphia Eagles faced a player shortage. In order to field a team, both agreed to join forces and become the Philadelphia-Pittsburgh Steagles. In case you’re wondering, the Steagles went 5-4-1 in their first and only season of 1943.
Philadelphia should be the junk food capital of America. The City of Brotherly Love is home to the cheesesteak sandwich, water ice, soft pretzels and TastyKake. Also, let’s not forget The Hershey Company began its roots in Pennsylvania.
The word “Pennsylvania” is misspelled on the Liberty Bell. The bell was made in the days of creative spelling, before the founders had agreed on the official version.