Are you ready for some Fireworks?

Where to watch the fireworks

June 20, 2019

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From the newsroom at our sister station @WCCORadio

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