Celebrate the 4th of July at our annual Red, White and Boom

Celebrate the Fourth of July during Minneapolis’ Red, White and Boom, a celebration hosted by the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board. The event, held along the downtown Minneapolis Riverfront, features live music, great food, fun activities for the whole family, and the grand finale – fireworks! Thanks to our generous sponsors: Minnesota Monthly, Andersen Windows, and Indian Motorcycles.


On Thursday, July 4, Father Hennepin Bluff Park will offer FREE family activities in the Family Fun Zone, 6–9:30 pm including balloon twisters, caricature artists, hair painters and face painters.


Live music will be playing at Father Hennepin Park from 6:30 – 10 p.m. Bands performing will be Yesterdawn, 6:30-8 p.m. and The Prizefighters from 8:30. – 10 p.m. Mill Ruins will have live music from Sawyer’s Dream from 6:30-8 p.m.and Tre Aaron from 8:30 – 10 p.m.


The Red, White and Boom Celebration closes with a spectacular fireworks display along the Riverfront at 10 pm. For more information please go to www.mplsredwhiteboom.com.


If interested in being a sponsor or donating to the Minneapolis Fireworks Fund, please call Erica Chua at 612-230-6479.