The possession, manufacture, storage, sale, handling and use of fireworks are prohibited inside the City Limits of Midlothian by City Ordinance 2016-03. Fireworks violations are subject to a fine of up to $2,000.00.

Professional pyrotechnic displays for special events shall be approved by the Fire Marshal. A site plan from an approved pyrotechnics operator and permit from the Texas State Fire Marshal's Office shall be submitted and approved by the Fire Marshal prior to the event.