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!

On Wednesday, 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. Bands performing this year include:
6–7:30 pm Tre Aaron
8-10 pm  Funktion Junction