Celebrate America's Independence Day at Minneapolis Red, White and Boom, a two-day celebration hosted by the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board. The annual event attracts over 60,000 people to sites along the downtown Minneapolis riverfront, and features live music, great food, fun activities for the whole family, and the grand finale - fireworks!
Hot Dam 5K 6:30pm
Run for the Boom! Participate in the Hot Dam 5K on July 3. Take in the beautiful view of the Minneapolis skyline as you enjoy a walk or run on the most scenic course in Minneapolis, which includes Historic Main Street and the Stone Arch Bridge. Funds raised will benefit the firework fund for future Red, White and Boom Celebrations in Minneapolis! Registration Opens on March 1st, 2015
Live Music and a Movie at Nicollet Island Amphitheatre 7pm This event is free to the public, with music beginning at 7 pm, and a movie airing at 9 pm. Food and beverages will be available for sale. Bring chairs if you would like, and arrive early because space is limited.