Fireworks permits

As Halloween approaches, we wanted to share a reminder that you must apply for a permit if you want to purchase, possess, or set off fireworks within the District.

With a permit, you are allowed to purchase and set off fireworks during specific times:

  • October 25 to October 31 — You can buy fireworks during this period
  • October 31 (6pm to 10pm) ―  You can set off fireworks during this period

Learn more and apply for a permit