Wondering where to watch July 4th Fireworks and what’s going on this Independence day in Minneapolis? Consider this the be-all end-all of everything that is, was and will be for your 4th of July in Minneapolis. Explore all your 4th of July options in one place!
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Where are the best places to view the fireworks in Minneapolis?
The Downtown Riverfront fireworks, known as Red White & Boom will go off at 10 pm on July 4th. Nothing beats the views of the sparkling lights over the river, so find a bridge, a park, or a rooftop restaurant where you can see all of the beautiful displays! Here are our top 8 picks for where to watch. See below for more details on each:
Stone Arch Bridge
Gold Medal Park
Mill City Museum
Guthrie Endless Bridge
Bde Maka Ska/Lake Calhoun
Hennepin Avenue Bridge
PLEASE NOTE: The sound of fireworks may trigger the nervous system of dogs and other pets with hearing sensitivity, causing them to become anxious or afraid. If you intend to bring your dog to an outdoor Minneapolis celebration, make sure they are on a leash and close by during the fireworks display to ensure that they do not run away.