Jul 29, 2014
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Leave The Fireworks to the Pros

Most fireworks are prohibited in the Village of Grayslake, and setting them off on your own could inspire police to fine you $2,500.

Leave The Fireworks to the Pros

The wants to ensure that everyone has a fun and safe Fourth of July. They will, however, be enforcing the state and local laws regarding fireworks.

In brief: most fireworks are illegal.

You can, however, continue to set off the legal, novelty fireworks such as: 

  • Sparklers
  • Fountains
  • Noisemakers
  • Firecrackers
  • Smoke Bombs

Find more information about firework regulations through the Village of Grayslake website or through the  State Law.

The Grayslake Police Department will be enforcing the laws leading up to and on July 4. Any Violation of the laws could result in a Class A Misdemeanor, with penalties of up to one year in jail and a fine of $2,500.

Call the Request for Service System at 847-223-8515 with questions.

Avoid any issues and attend There will be games, rides, music, shopping, food and fireworks in Central Park.

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