Firework restrictions throughout Utah

Compiled by Jeff Finley and Andrea Whatcott

The Deseret News

Published: Friday, June 29 2012 12:00 a.m. MDT

The asphalt parking lot to the north of the bicentennial softball fields

The asphalt parking lot to the west of the Cedar City Aquatic Center

The asphalt parking lot on the south side of Canyon View High School

The asphalt parking lot on the south side of Cedar High School

The asphalt parking lot at Iron Springs Elementary


All fireworks have been banned in Paragonah until further notice

Juab County


Nephi City has prohibited the discharge of fireworks east of I-15 and on any city-owned property outside the city limits.

Morgan County


The Morgan Fire Department banned all ignition sources, including fireworks, because of extremely dry conditions and current and forecasted weather conditions.

Piute County


Marysvale town has cancelled the towns fireworks for the 24th of July due to the extremely dry conditions.

Rich County

Garden City

All fireworks have been banned from being used in Garden City

Salt Lake County


The fire ban issued by the Utah State Forester encompasses all land withink the Town of Alta. The town has endorsed and adopted these restrictions.

Cottonwood Heights

A number of areas in Cottonwood Heights have fireworks restrictions including everything east of Wasatch Blvd. For a complete list of all the areas in the city that have firework restrictions visit CottonwoodHeights.Utah.gov.


Fireworks are not allowed east of 1300 East, south of 13800 South, west of the I-15 freeway and in the area around the Mehraban Wetlands Park. For more information and a map visit Draper.Ut.Us.


Aerial fireworks have been banned within city limits. Ground fireworks can still be used on cement, asphalt or similar hard surfaces with emergency water nearby. For more information go to CityofHolladay.com.


Fireworks are banned from the Jordan River Trail that passes through Midvale City as well as the southwest corner of the city. Visit the Utah Fire Marshal's list of cities with restrictions and click on the Midvale link for more information.


Fireworks are banned on the Murray Parkway Trail and anywhere within 300 feet of the trail. They are also banned within 300 feet and in Murray Park as well as withink 300 feet of Wheeler Farm.

Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City has banned fireworks all areas east of Foothill Drive; the University of Utah campus; all areas north of South Temple to State Street and North Temple to 200 West; City Creek Canyon; City parks and all areas west 0f I-215. For more information go to SLCFire.com.

Sandy City

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