A comprehensive list of fireworks happening in Minnesota for 4th of July

Staying close to home, or heading to the lake, we have your fireworks covered

WCCO Radio Newsroom
June 20, 2019 - 8:54 am



There is no shortage of fireworks displays on and around the 4th of July in the Twin Cities and Minnesota.  Here's a list of the displays around the state so you can plan your celebration whether at home or traveling for the holiday.

Note: all fireworks displays on July 4th unless a different date is noted.

Albert Lea Fireworks

  • 10:00-11:00pm 
  • Fountain Lake

Alexandria Star Storm Fireworks

  • 7:00-11:00pm
  • Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center, over Lake Darling

Annandale 4th of July

  • Approximately 10:00pm
  • Annandale Municipal Park

Anoka (July 3rd)

  • Dusk
  • Castle Field Blvd. and 7th Street, by Anoka High School

Apple Valley

  • Start at 10:00 pm
  • Johnny Cake Ridge Park East


  • Dusk
  • Bandshell Park in Austin

Bemidji Water Carnival

  • Dusk, approximately 9:45-10:15pm
  • Lake Bemidji, near the Paul & Babe statues

Blooming Prairie

  • 10:00pm
  • Victory Field

Bloomington (July 3rd)

  • 10:00pm
  • Normandale Lake Park

Brainerd 4th of July

  • 10:15pm
  • Brainerd High School Field


  • 10:00pm
  • Lake Ann


  • 10:00pm
  • Chaska Commons 


  • Approximately 9:00pm
  • Isanti County Fairgrounds

Cannon Valley Fair

  • Dusk 
  • Cannon Valley Fairgrounds

Coon Rapids 4th of July

  • 10:00pm
  • Coon Rapids Ice Center

Crane Lake Fireworks

  • Approximately 10:30pm
  • Over Crane Lake, watch by boat or by shore

Delano (July 6th)

  • 10:30pm
  • On the dike near Central Park

Detroit Lakes Fireworks

  • Dusk
  • Detroit Lake Beach

Duluth Fourth Fest

  • 10:10pm
  • Bayfront Festival Park

Eagan Funfest

  • 10:00-10:30pm
  • Central Park

East Grand Forks Sertoma Fun 4th

  • Dusk
  • Ulland Softball Complex (in Grand Forks)

Eden Prairie

  • 10:00pm
  • Round Lake Park

Edina 4th of July

  • 10:00pm
  • Roseland Park

Elk River (July 6th)

  • 10:00pm
  • Elk River High School

Elysian (July 5th)

  • Dusk
  • Tustin Park

Ely July 4th

  • Approximately 10:00pm
  • Miners Lake

Excelsior- Lake Minnetonka 4th of July

  • Approximately 9:30pm
  • Commons Park in Excelsior

Faribault (North Morristown)

  • 10:00pm
  • Trinity Lutheran Church

Fairmont Spectacular Fireworks

  • Dusk
  • Ward and Slyvania Parks

Fergus Falls

  • Approximately 10:00pm
  • I-94 Speedway (Note: They do a July 3rd fireworks display at the West otter Tail Fairgrounds as well)

Forest Lake

  • 10:00pm
  • Lakeside Memorial Park

Grand Marais

  • 10:00pm
  • Grand Marais Harbor

Grand Portage 4th of July

  • 10:00pm
  • Grand Portage Lodge and Casino

Grand Rapids (Hill City)

  • Dusk
  • Hill Lake Park

Harmony- 4th of July

  • Dusk
  • North Park

Hudson (July 5th)

  • Dusk
  • Over the St. Croix River

Knife River

  • Dusk
  • Knife River Community Center

La Crosse, WI

  • 10:00-10:30pm
  • River Stage

Lakeville Pan-O-Prog

  • Approximately 10:00pm
  • Lakeville North High School

Luverne 4th of July at the Lake

  • 10:00-10:30pm
  • "The Lake"

Mankato Red, Hot & Boom

  • 10:00pm
  • Vetter Stone Amphitheater


  • Approximately 10:00pm
  • Hazelwood Park

Mendota Heights

  • 10:00pm
  • Mendakota Country Club

Minneapolis- Red, White and Boom

  • 10:00pm
  • Downtown Minneapolis Riverfront


  • 10:30pm
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead

New Prague

  • Approximately 10:00pm
  • Middle School Ball Fields

Northfield 4th of July Fireworks

  • 10:00pm
  • Northfield Middle School


  • 10:00pm
  • Oronoco Park

Park Rapids- Hometown 4th of July

  • Dusk
  • Heartland Park overlooking Fishhook River


  • Dusk
  • Koronis Lake

Pequot Lakes (July 3rd)

  • 10:15pm
  • Trailside Park

Perham Fireworks

  • 9:00-10:00pm
  • Krueger Field

Plymouth (July 2nd)

  • 10:05pm
  • Hilde Performance Center


  • Dusk
  • Princeton Speedway

Prinsburg (July 3rd)

  • 10:00pm
  • North Lawn of Unity Christian Reformed Church

Prior Lake- Mystic Lake Rock and Rockets

  • 10:00pm
  • Mystic Lake 

Red Wing

  • 10:00-10:30pm
  • Bay Point, Levee, or Memorial Park

Richfield 4th of July

  • 10:00pm
  • Near Richfield Ice Arena


  • 10:30pm
  • Main Street Bridge


  • 10:00pm
  • Over Bennett Lake

Rush City (July 5th)

  • 10:00pm
  • Flickabrids Resort, East Rush Lake

St. Louis Park

  • 10:00pm
  • Aquila Park


  • Approximately 10:15pm
  • Canterbury Park

Sleepy Eye Fourth of July

  • Approximately 9:00pm
  • Allison Park


  • Dusk
  • Saulsbury Beach

Spring Valley

  • Dusk
  • Deer Creek Speedway

St. Cloud Fireworks

  • 10:00pm
  • Hester Park and Wilson Park along the Mississippi River

St. Joseph- Joetown Rocks (July 3rd)

  • 10:15pm
  • Church of Saint Joseph

St. Peter Old-Fashioned 4th

  • 10:00pm
  • Nicollet County Fairgrounds


  • Dusk
  • Florence Park, Bear Cave Park or the Stewartville United Methodist Church

Stillwater Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration

  • Approximately 10:00pm
  • Lowell Park or Pioneer Park


  • 10:00pm
  • Tofte Park

Two Harbors 4th of July

  • Dusk
  • Agate Bay

Waconia 4th over Lake Waconia

  • Approximately 10:00pm
  • Lake Waconia Regional Park

Walker-Leech Lake

  • Dusk
  • Walker City Park

Warroad 4th of July

  • Dusk
  • Warroad River at Kakaygeesick Bay

Waseca- Lakefest

  • 10:00pm
  • Over Clear Lake

White Bear Lake Manitou Days

  • 10:00pm 
  • Memorial Beach


  • 10:00pm
  • HealthEast Sports Center
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