Where to Watch the Fireworks in Minnesota

By Explore Minnesota

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Generations of American families have spread their blankets in a park every Fourth of July, waiting for the sky to explode with color and sound. Independence Day falls on a Thursday this year, so make a long weekend of it and extend the celebration.

All the Minnesota towns below, and many others, are throwing Independence Day parties, many with food, music and more, and all with the requisite fireworks.

For more details and contact information, visit the links below, and find more celebrations in the Festivals & Events calendar.