South Dakota 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 South Dakota.
AGE OF PURCHASE: 18 years of age
LEGAL: Bottle rockets, skyrockets, Roman candles, firecrackers, sparklers, smoke and punks, fountains, missiles, novelty fireworks, crackle and strobe, parachutes, wheels and spinners, sky flyers, display sheets, aerial items and cakes.
ILLEGAL: All consumer fireworks made wholly or in part of dynamite, nitroglycerin or giant powder.
USE OF FIREWORKS PERIOD: June 27 through July 5
PENALTY: Anyone who is in violation of South Dakota fireworks laws faces a fine of up to $500 and/or 30 days in jail.
South Dakota Facts & Figures
Nickname: The Mount Rushmore State
State Capital: Pierre
Population: 884,659 (47th)
Largest Cities: Sioux Falls 183,793 Rapid City 77,503 Aberdeen 28,257
Total Land Area: 77,116 sq. miles (17th)
The world’s only corn palace can be found in Mitchell, South Dakota.
Mount Rushmore, South Dakota’s most popular tourist attraction, is named after Charles E. Rushmore, a lawyer from New York City who made a business trip to the Black Hills in 1884 and declared the mountain be named after him.
With more than 180 miles of mapped and surveyed passages, Jewel Cave in South Dakota’s Black Hills currently ranks as the third-largest cave in the world.