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New York Fireworks

They say New York is the city that never sleeps, that’s a great thing because there are plenty of chances to see really awesome firework shows on so many different nights. Start spreading the news that the Fourth of July, New Year’s Eve and other special events such as sports gatherings and festivals are filled with big, beautiful bursts of color, sound and sparks coming from awesome pyrotechnic elements. However, all this proverbial” playing with fire” is only allowed for the licensed professionals as New York fireworks are illegal for use by the general consumer – not even a lone firecracker can be officially popped! If you are a fan of New York fireworks, read on to discover where you can see great fireworks, buy fireworks, and learn about what you can and can’t do regarding fireworks.

If you are live in New York City or are just visiting, you can expect a real blast on the Fourth of July if you head down with the other millions of Independence Day merry-makers to see “Macy’s 4th of July” extravaganza over the banks of the historic Hudson River. This massive pyrotechnics show features more than 40,000 colorful bursts of fireworks shot to lots of pomp and patriotic music. In mid-July, Oswego, NY hosts a world-class fireworks show with shells and ground effects choreographed to music. In the winter, Niagara Falls hosts a festival of lights where pyrotechnics are shot off over the majestic waterfall. Of course, the New Year in New York is also ushered in with a rowdy bang and lots of fireworks in nearly every city and town across the state.

If you want to set off your own pyrotechnic display or even just pop a few fireworks in New York, you’re limited by the local and state laws. New York fireworks are pretty controlled, and you’ll not be able to legally pick up fireworks in a store front or on the street – many folks drive over the Pennsylvania state lines to buy their supplies. Officially, there are no “specifically allowed” consumer fireworks in New York. Those fireworks which are specifically prohibited include firecrackers, torpedoes, skyrockets, Roman candles, bombs and sparklers. For further clarification about New York fireworks, please contact the local government where you reside.

 An alternative for buying fireworks is to stock up via a reputable online web site such as All Spark Fireworks.  At an online store, you can find a treasure trove of firework items and accessories that will spark a bigger blast of excitement into any event from weddings, birthdays, anniversaries and more. In addition to competitive prices on New York fireworks, you can enjoy the convenience of having your items delivered straight to your home without any of the issues and troubles legally finding New York fireworks. Hurry, a dazzling display of fireworks is just one click away!