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Fireworks Regulations, June 27, 2022

What can happen if I get caught using fireworks in prohibited areas?
Under Oregon law, officials may seize fireworks and you maybe charge with a class B misdemeanor, which could result in a fine of up to $2,500 per violation and a civil penalty up to $500.

Where can I purchase Oregon consumer legal fireworks, also called retail fireworks?
They can be purchased at an Oregon permitted retail fireworks sales location during the sale dates of June 23 to July 6. Click here for approved locations.​

Can I be held liable for damage and costs incurred in suppressing fires caused by use of fireworks, by myself or my child?
Yes, those who misuse fireworks or allow fireworks to cause damage may be held liable and required to pay fire suppression costs or other damage. For more information, visit the Oregon Office of the State Fire Marshal’s website at: &

How can I report illegal fireworks usage?
Do not call 911 unless it’s an Emergency!
You can report illegal usage of fireworks by calling the non-emergency dispatch telephone number of your local law enforcement agency. Under Oregon law they are authorized to enforce the fireworks laws in Oregon.
Oregon Fireworks laws and rules:

Can I use fireworks that fly in the air?
Fireworks that fly in the air, explode, or behave in an uncontrolled and unpredictable manner are not allowed in Oregon without the proper permit issued by our office. A limited fireworks display permit allows the use of 1.4g fireworks, such as bottle rockets, Roman candles, firecrackers, and certain aerial fireworks. Click for information on the permitting process.

Can I bring fireworks to Oregon from another state?
No, fireworks must be purchased from an Oregon permitted retail fireworks sales location.

Can I use sky lanterns in Oregon?
No, the law prohibits the use of sky lanterns in Oregon.

Local Fireworks Shows:

The City of Hermsiton will be holding their annual fireworks show on July 3rd. More information here.

The City of Stanfield will be holding their annual fireworks show on July 4th. More information here.

Check out some photos below from the 2021 Fourth of July Stanfield Fireworks Show!