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Town of Barnes, WI

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Private Fireworks Displays Require Permit

Barnes residents and guests who wish to display fireworks on their property (owned or rented) must have a valid fireworks permit issued by the Town of Barnes.

Effective July 2012, Town of Barnes Fireworks permits are for a single date-of-use only.  

Cost:  $5.00 / Permit

  • Permits issued will be on file with the Fire Department, DNR, and the Sheriff.s Department.
  • Display hours are from dusk to 11:30 PM ONLY and will be strictly enforced. Violators will be subject to a possible fine and confiscation of the fireworks.
  • Permits are issued by the Barnes Town Clerk/Treasurer during regular office hours. 
  • You must provide proof of insurance liability coverage (such as the coverage page from your homeowners insurance policy) to the Town Clerk before a permit will be issued.
  • You must apply in person at least two days prior to purchasing and using the permit.  
  • Fireworks are permitted in the Town of Barnes ONLY during the allowed 2-week time period of: ONE (1) WEEK BEFORE and for ONE (1) WEEK AFTER The 4th OF JULY.

  • Any questions please contact the Town Clerk/Treasurer at 715-795-2782.

Additional Resources

Fireworks Ordinance
Provides definition of fireworks

2022 Fireworks Permit
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