The City of San Jose Municipal Code 17.12.940
Sale and use of Fireworks:
Except where otherwise expressly provided in this Code, it shall be unlawful for any person to possess, store, offer for sale, expose for sale, sell at retail, or use or explode any fireworks. (Including Sparklers and Safe and Sane Fireworks)
2016 Independence Day Celebrations
Rotary Fireworks Show, Monday, July 4
Discovery Meadows, Downtown San José
Join the Rotary Club of San Jose in celebrating Independence Day at Discovery Meadow. The downtown event is sponsored by the Rotary Club with support from the City of San José, Santa Clara County, the Knight Foundation, Adobe Systems, Arcadia Development and Core Companies.
The Independence Day celebration attracts 80,000-90,000 people annually since its return in 2014.
July 4th Family Fun Festival and Fireworks Show, Monday, July 4
Almaden Lake Park
More details coming soon...
San Jose Giants Independence Day Celebration, Monday, July 4
Municipal Stadium, 588 East Alma Ave., San José 95112
San Jose Giants vs. Modesto Nuts
There's no better way to celebrate America than baseball and fireworks! Come out to the ballpark for the 4th of July! The players will be wearing special Stars & Stripes jerseys and caps for the game. The Independence Day Postgame Fireworks show is presented by Comcast and will take place following the game. For more details, visit the San Jose Giants website.
Fines are Going Up for Illegal Fireworks (City Manager's Weekly Report, 4/22/16)
San José Steps Up Efforts to Curb Illegal Fireworks in City Limits (news release, 4/13/16)