Twin Cities River Rats | Thursday, July 23 6 & 8 PM
West River Parkway, along the Mississippi River between Plymouth Avenue and Broadway Avenue
The Twin Cities River Rats have been a mainstay of Aquatennial entertainment, and they're back this year to provide another big splash! The River Rats perform hour-long shows combining various water skiing acts and skits with music. The acts include barefooting, pyramids, doubles and more. All shows are free and concessions are available. Learn more about the River Rats and check out their full schedule at their official website,TCRiverRats.com.
One of the top 5 firework shows in the country, the Target Fireworks will light up the Minneapolis sky at 10 pm with a spectacular pyrotechnic display in celebration of the 2015 Aquatennial. The event brings hundreds of thousands of people to the Mill District along the Mississippi River, all joining together in the fun. In addition to the amazing fireworks, enjoy pre-firework festivities starting at 6 pm.