We have reached the dog days of summer and the fourth of July is quickly approaching! Duluth Mom is so excited to be able to share local happenings with you once again as local establishments and events start coming back to the area! In this guide you will find information about parades, fireworks, activities, and ideas to keep your family cool over the holiday weekend. Happy 4th!
Tofte – Festivities from 11am-5pm including a parade, food, beverages and live music.
11:00am – Parade with a F-16 flyover around 10:41am
10am-3pm Car Show
Noon – 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament
10:10pm – Fireworks
*They will not be having activities for children in the park this year as they have years past. Maybe next year!
Are you wondering if your home fireworks are legal in MN? You can check out the State Fire Marshalls page and learn regulations and safety information.
* Locations and times listed are on July 4th unless noted otherwise
Duluth – Fourth Fest Fireworks will start at 10:10pm
The Vista will be offering two different Fireworks cruises for the show. Check out the information here.
Cloquet – 10:10pm
Virginia – 10:15pm 111 9th Avenue South, Virginia MN 55792
Two Harbors – 10:00pm at Agate Bay
Brookston – 10pm
Ely – 10 pm over Miners Lake
Silver Bay – fireworks at dusk
Tofte – fireworks at dusk
Grand Marais – fireworks over the harbor 10pm
Superior – 10 pm – Tune in to Kool 101.7 for the
official fireworks soundtrack
Bayfield – 9:45 pm from Madeline Island
Hayward -10 pm behind the Hayward Primary School
Solon Springs – Across from the St. Croix Inn at dark on July 3rd
Pinehurst Beach – in Cloquet
Park Point Beach – many different spots along Park Point to swim. Be aware of private vs. public land, whether or not there is a lifeguard on duty, and always follow rip current warning directions.
YMCA at Essentia Wellness Center- splash pad and pool
Pike Lake Beach – check out their website for rates.
Indian Lake Campground– in Two Harbors
We know that this weekend is going to be a scorcher. You will be hauling kids, wagons, lawn chairs and snacks all over beaches, streets, and parks. We have made a list of 12 Summer Essentials for mom and also a guide to ice cream shops in Duluth, to help make the days feel more like a holiday weekend!