Have a Safe and Happy 4th of July!
Looking for fun family friendly events this weekend? Take a look at our Minneapolis 4th of July event finds — and have fun with sparklers, be safe and celebrate with warmth and laughter!
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Okay, So…WHERE’s THE FUN AT?
Minneapolis hosts the Downtown Riverfront fireworks, known as Red White & Boom — these will go off at 10 pm on July 4th. Fireworks over the water are not to be missed! Find your perfect spot for the spectacular Independence Day fireworks view! Here are the top 3 picks according to Minneapolis.org
Family fun in Excelsior: Lake Minnetonka 4th of July Celebration will happen at Commons Park in downtown Excelsior. There will be runs starting at 7:30 a.m., a sand sculpture contest at 9 a.m. and a kids parade at 11 a.m. There will be music and food throughout the day and a free petting zoo from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fireworks begin at dusk. Website: excelsior-lakeminnetonkachamber.com.
Central and South Metro:
Bloomington‘s Summer Fete: This year’s fun starts with a carnival, includes two entertainment stages – the Kid’s stage and the Main Stage – featuring a great lineup of performers, and as usual, culminates with a fantastic fireworks display just after dusk!
Lakeville‘s Pan-O-Prog: Live music, inflatables, temp tattoos, photo booth, and concessions. Bring chairs or blankets. Fireworks at dusk. 7/4/19, 6-10:30pm, FREE
North and NorthEast Metro:
Find the fireworks fun in Woodbury: Woodbury’s Hometown Celebration | HealthEast Sports Center
Kidzone and food vendors open at 6pm, FlashMob! plays from 7-10pm, fireworks at 10pm. FREE
Forest Lake: Forest Lake 4th of July
Carnival & entertainment each day; parade, reading of the Declaration of Independence and fireworks on the 4th. 7/4/19, FREE