City Fireworks Display & Rules

Reminder as Independence Day gets closer:
The City’s annual fireworks display is scheduled for approximately 9pm, weather permitting. Below is the Ordinance pertaining to fireworks.
On behalf of the City, have a great Fourth of July holiday, and be safe in all that you do.
§ 93.06 FIREWORKS.
(A) Approved fireworks for individual use shall be limited to stationary "cones and fountains" and novelty devices only. No consumer fireworks legally or illegally sold in the State of South Dakota that are thrown, propelled or otherwise travel may be discharged. Additionally no consumer fireworks that explode or provide a "report" such as but not limited to firecrackers, aerial mortars, bottle rockets, skyrockets, etc. may be discharged.
(B) Allowed fireworks shall not be permitted when the Black Hills Area Fire Danger for the Southern Hills that includes Custer and Fall River Counties is High, Very High or Extreme, as specified on the United States Forest Service Wildland Fire Assessment System "WFAS - Severe Fire Danger Mapping System" or if a Red Flag Warning has been issued by the National Weather Service
(C) The city reserves the right to perform fireworks displays for public entertainment purposes at its discretion. The city shall consult with the Hot Springs Volunteer Fire Department Fire Chief prior to such displays.
(D) Discharge of allowed fireworks is limited to July 4th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Discharging allowed fireworks outside the allowed times may result in violations and fines associated with § 95.03.
(E) Fines for offenses under this section shall be a maximum fine of an amount as set by the City Council from time to time.