State Laws & Regulations in Illinois

 

Locations

Phantom of Racine

2086 27th St Caledonia, WI

Phone: 262-835-4640

Hours: Open 9am - 9pm, 7 days a week

Phantom of Merrillville

3101 E. Lincoln Hwy. Rt. 30 Merrillville, IN

Phone: 219-947-1984

Hours: Open 9am - 9pm, 7 days a week

Phantom of Highland

8843 Indianapolis Boulevard Highland, IN

Phone: 219-923-6760

Hours: Open 9am - 9pm, 7 days a week

Phantom of Beloit

2917 Milwaukee Road Beloit, WI

Phone: 608-365-8840

Hours: Open 9am - 9pm, 7 days a week

Phantom of Burns Harbor

218 Verplank Road Chesterton, IN

Phone: 219-787-8555

Hours: Open 9am - 9pm, 7 days a week

Consumer Fireworks

Specifically permitted fireworks

Novelty items including snakes or glow worms; smoke devices; trick noisemakers known as ‘party poppers’, ‘booby traps’, ‘snappers’, and sparklers.

Specifically prohibited

Handheld fireworks, bottle rockets, firecrackers, torpedoes, skyrockets, roman candles, chasers, buzz bombs, helicopters, missiles, pin wheels, planes.

Display permit

Required. Apply to the local authorities at least 15 days before the display date. Site inspection by the local fire department required for approval of permit.

Insurance

Local authority may require.

Operator

Must successfully pass a Consumer Fireworks Safety training class approved by the State Fire Marshal on an annual basis. The class and test is given by the local authority. Local authority may require criminal background check.

Sale

Once an operator obtains a consumer fireworks display permit from the local authority, the operator may purchase approved consumer fireworks from a registered consumer fireworks retailer.