Ready to set your "out of office" autoreply and celebrate the Fourth of July? Wherever you plan to spend the holiday, there is sure to be a fireworks show nearby. Here is a roundup of displays from every region.
Find food trucks, bingo, live music, a beer garden and more at Austin's Freedom Fest. Fireworks will take place July 4 at dusk in Bandshell Community Park.
Celebrate Independence Day in the "Walleye Capital of the World" with a little fishing and fireworks. Baudette and the Lake of the Woods area will host a fireworks display over Baudette Bay at Willie Walleye Park at 10:15 p.m. on July 4.
The popular Bemidji Jaycees Red, White & Boom Firework Spectacular will light up the skies above Lake Bemidji on July 4 at dusk.
Celebrate Independence Day at Bloomington's Summer Fete at Normandale Lake Park on July 3, which starts at 5 p.m. and winds down at 10:30.
The Cannon Valley Fair is a hometown favorite with a fun-filled midway, grandstand demolition derbies and more. See the fireworks display July 4 at dusk.
Events will be held at City Center Park in downtown Chanhassen and Lake Ann Park. Join us July 2-4 for the annual carnival, food and beverages, kids' activities, parade, street dance and more. Fireworks will be on display July 4 at 10 p.m.
Celebrate Independence Day with three days of free events, culminating with a fireworks display on July 4 at 10 p.m. on the grounds of the Coon Rapids Ice Center. Some seating will also be available on the grounds of Anoka-Ramsey Community College.
Catch fireworks over Serpent Lake on July 4 at dusk.
The 53rd anniversary of Crosslake's annual Fourth of July fireworks display kicks off at 10:10 p.m. on July 1. View the fireworks from the shores of Cross Lake or on the water, and be sure to tune into Skeeter 101.5 FM shortly before dusk to enjoy this year's show choreographed to music.
The popular Delano Fourth of July celebration is dubbed Minnesota's oldest and largest Independence Day celebration. You can find your favorite deep-fried fair foods, a parade, carnival games and rides and more. Fireworks will light up the sky on July 4 at 10:30 p.m. Find your spot and stake a claim on the dike near Central Park.
Fourth Fest in Bayfront Festival Park will take place on July 4 with a fireworks display at 10:10 p.m. and gates opening at 4 p.m., with live music from Derek & the 50th South Band, Wild Horses and Black River Revue.
Celebrate Independence Day and enjoy the only public fireworks display over Lake Minnetonka. Explore downtown Excelsior and support local businesses and find a spot in Commons Park or near the water to see the fireworks at dusk on July 4.
The annual Patriot Skies fireworks display will be held July 4 at 10 p.m. at the Steele County Fairgrounds.
The Park Rapids Rotary Club is sure to brighten up your Independence Day with a fireworks display at dusk.
The Stars and Stripes Days fireworks display will be held July 3 at dusk at Pequot Lakes High School practice field. Some of the best viewing locations are Trailside Parks, Pequot Lakes School and the TDS parking lot.
Join the community celebration on July 1 with a bean bag tournament, community dinner and pedal tractor pull followed by fireworks at dusk.
The St. Cloud Area Fireworks will be one of the largest pyrotechnics displays in central Minnesota on July 4 at 10 p.m. Great viewing areas are available on both sides of the Mississippi River, in Wilson and Hester parks, along 5th Avenue North, and throughout the community.
Come out to Saulsbury Beach at dusk on July 4 to view the annual fireworks display above Green Lake. Enjoy the show by boat, in your car or sitting on blankets and chairs around the lake.
Celebrate the holiday with inflatable games, concessions and live music from Maiden Dixie, a raucous country-rock band. Fireworks will be on display at 10 p.m. on July 4 at HealthEast Sport Center.
Caitlin Hannah is Explore Minnesota's social media strategist and resident Disney expert. She grew up spending summer weekends at her family's lake cabin in Detroit Lakes, and brings that "up north" attitude to everything she does. When traveling around the state, she likes trying new restaurants and taprooms, or watching Minnesota hockey.
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