Schedules and restrictions for setting off fireworks in Harvey County vary from city to city.

The allowed times and regulations for each city for 2021 are detailed below. For additional information or questions, please contact the respective city, or Harvey County Emergency Management.

Harvey County: Fireworks are allowed on private property with approval of the landowner or occupant. Fireworks are not allowed on public roads or in public parks. Bottle rockets and projectiles are not allowed. 

  • July 1-4: 8 a.m. to midnight

Burrton: Fireworks are allowed on private property with the approval of the landowner or occupant. Fireworks are not allowed in city parks, on city streets or any city-owned or school property. Fireworks are not allowed in fire zones.

  • June 27 - July 1: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • July 2-3: 10 a.m. to midnight
  • July 4-5: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Halstead: Fireworks are allowed anywhere within the city limits except on city streets, public property, or within 50 feet of gas pumps or gas storage. Throwing fireworks at animals, people or vehicles is not allowed. Bottle rockets and projectiles are not allowed. 

  • July 2-4: 8 a.m. to midnight

Hesston: Fireworks are allowed on private property with the approval of the landowner or occupant. Fireworks are not allowed on city streets, public parks or on school grounds. 

  • July 1-3: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • July 4: 8 a.m. to midnight

Newton: Fireworks are allowed on private property with approval of the landowner or occupant. Fireworks are not allowed in city parks, on city streets or any city-owned or school property. Fireworks are not allowed in fire zones. 

  • July 1-2: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • July 3-4: 7 a.m. to midnight
  • July 5: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

North Newton: Fireworks are allowed only on private property with the approval of landowner or occupant. Class C (common) fireworks only. Fireworks are not allowed on public streets, parks or within 50 feet of gas tanks or gas storage, and in, into, under or on any motor vehicle, nor thrown from any motor vehicle.

  • July 4: 10 a.m. to midnight

Sedgwick: Fireworks are not allowed in the city park, or any city-owned or school property. Fireworks are allowed on city streets and rights of way, so long as traffic is not impeded or impaired, or private property with the approval of the landowner or occupant.

  • July 1: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • July 2-3: 10 a.m. to midnight
  • July 4: Noon to midnight
  • July 5: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Walton: Fireworks are allowed on private property with approval of landowner or occupant. Bottle rockets and projectiles not allowed. Roman candles and fountains permitted.

  • June 29 - July 1: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • July 2-4: 10 a.m. to midnight