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4th of July Fireworks in the Twin Cities

4th of July Fireworks in the Twin Cities Both Minneapolis and Saint Paul are staging a fireworks display this coming July 4th, and with so many places to view the festivities, it can be tricky to find a good vantage … Continue reading

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Aquatennial 2013

It is that time of year again – today is the first day of the 2013 Minneapolis Aquatennial! As usual, it is hot and humid, typical Aquatennial weather.  This is the 74th year of this event which kicked off today … Continue reading

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Highland Fest

This weekend,  July 20-22 is the 29th annual Highland Fest!  The art fair has, however, been going on for 45 years!  About 65,000 people are expected this weekend so it is a good sized festival.  The festival has something for … Continue reading

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It’s Aquatennial Time!

This is the 72nd year for the Minneapolis Aquatennial!  What is the purpose of this celebration you may ask – well, it is to celebrate all the water in Minneapolis – lakes, streams and rivers.  The event is always held … Continue reading

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What’s going on this 4th of July weekend?

This year the 4th falls on a Monday so many folks are taking a long weekend including taking Friday the 1st off.  As with other summer holidays a large amount of people will be packing their cars, campers and tents … Continue reading

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