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Fourth Of July In Ocean Shores

Fireworks Area
  • On the beach from the Damon Rd. approach to the Marine View Dr. approach.
  • No fireworks are allowed in the city.
Fireworks Hours
  • July 2 & 3: Noon - 11:00 p.m.
  • July 4: Noon - 11:59 p.m.
Fireworks Rules
  • At least 100 Ft from dunes, do not aim towards dunes
  • Not allowed on decks or balconies of hotels or residential properties; no fireworks in the city
  • Legal fireworks only; no bottle rocket-type fireworks
Per OSMC 8.12.025 Fireworks—Restricted use.
  • It is unlawful for any person to use, discharge, ignite or explode any fireworks within the city except on the beach between the Marine View Drive Beach Access and the Damon Beach Approach a minimum of one hundred feet west of the dunes. (Ord. 845 § 3, 2008: Ord. 582 § 1, 1995)
Beach Driving

  • The beach is a state highway; all licensing, registration and rules of the road apply the same as city streets. 
  • Max speed limit: 25 (less in crowded areas)
  • For additional information on Beach Safety click here
Violations of fireworks, motor vehicle or other laws can result in citations ranging from $150 to over $1,000.

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