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Posted on: June 25, 2018

[ARCHIVED] Discharge of Fireworks Banned in the City of Sequim

Residents and visitors to the City of Sequim are reminded that the discharge of fireworks is banned within the Sequim city limits. The Sequim City Council voted to ban the discharge of fireworks based on an advisory vote of Sequim citizens in November 2016, where 65.62% of citizens were in favor of the ban. Members of the public are encouraged to attend one of the regional events and public displays of fireworks to celebrate Independence Day on Wednesday, July 4, 2018.

Regional Independence Day Events:
Sequim – visit
3:00 p.m. - Sequim City Band Concert at the James Center for the Performing Arts at Carrie Blake Park.

Port Angeles – visit
12:00 noon to 11:00 p.m. – Concerts at City Pier
6:00 p.m. - Parade in downtown Port Angeles
10:00 p.m. – Fireworks Display over the water

Port Townsend – visit
4:00 to 10:00 p.m. Old School Fourth of July at Fort Worden
Dusk - Fireworks Display at Fort Worden

Forks – visit
12:00 noon - Grand Parade begins at Forks Outfitters parking log
1:00 to 4:00 p.m. – Salmon Bake at Tillicum Park
3:00 p.m. – Demolition Derby at Tillicum Park Arena
Dusk – Fireworks Display at Tillicum Park

Citizens are reminded that 911 is an emergency telephone line. A fireworks violation is typically not an emergency.