Plan to celebrate this Fourth of July with fireworks? Two things you should know: where to get them and how to safely use them.
Where to Buy
Stands and Tents
- 825 West Avenue.
- 101 Market Place Blvd outside Walmart.
- Big Lots
- Dollar General, Euharlee Road
- Ingles, Joe Frank Harris Parkway
- Ingles, West Avenue
While sparklers and similar non-explosive fireworks are legal in Georgia, they still warrant safety measures due to the dangers, incuding serious burns from high temperatures.
Two-thirds to three-fourths of all fireworks injuries occur during the four-week period surrounding Independence Day. On the Fourth of July itself, fireworks usually start more fires nationwide than all other