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  • Wednesday, Jul 19 | 12:10 pm

    Minnesota Twins vs. New York Yankees

    Target Field
  • Wednesday, Jul 19 | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    Aquatennial Tennis Classic

    2nd Ave S & S 5th St.
  • Wednesday, Jul 19 | 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

    Wilderness Inquiry Voyageur Canoe Rides at the Loring Park Family Fun Night

    Loring Park
  • Wednesday, Jul 19 | 8:30 PM - 10:30 PM

    CenterPoint Energy Torchlight Parade

    Hennepin Avenue, from Basilica of St. Mary to 5th Street
  • Thursday, Jul 20 | 4:00 pm-9:00 pm

    Candid Canines Film Fest

    Target Field Station (335 N. 5th Street)
  • Thursday, Jul 20 | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    Aquatennial Tennis Classic

    2nd Ave S & S 5th St.
  • Thursday, Jul 20 | 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM

    Downtown Farmers Market

    Hennepin County Government Center South Plaza
  • Thursday, Jul 20 | 7:00 PM

    Twin Cities River Rats Aquatennial Water Ski Show

    West Bank of the Mississippi River between Broadway and Plymouth Avenues
  • Friday, Jul 21 |

    Minnesota Twins vs. Detroit Tigers

    Target Field
  • Friday, Jul 21 | 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

    Aquatennial Yoga presented by CorePower Yoga | Go Outside with Hennepin County

    The Commons (400 Portland Avenue South)
  • Friday, Jul 21 | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    Aquatennial Tennis Classic

    2nd Ave S & S 5th St.
  • Friday, Jul 21 | 7:00 PM

    Twin Cities River Rats Aquatennial Water Ski Show

    West Bank of the Mississippi River between Broadway and Plymouth Avenues
  • Saturday, Jul 22 | 6:10 pm

    Minnesota Twins vs. Detroit Tigers

    Target Field
  • Saturday, Jul 22 | 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

    Aquatennial Pre-Fireworks Events

    West River Parkway near Portland Avenue
  • Saturday, Jul 22 | 10:00 PM

    Target Fireworks

    West River Parkway near Stone Arch Bridge
  • Jul
    19
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    Minnesota Twins vs. New York Yankees

    12:10 pm
    Target Field

    The Minnesota Twins host the New York Yankees at 12:10 pm on Wednesday, July 19 at Target Field. Enjoy a Twins home game during Aquatennial! For tickets, visit TwinsBaseball.com/Tickets.

  • Jul
    19
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    Aquatennial Tennis Classic

    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    2nd Ave S & S 5th St.

    Tennis tournament featuring the best adult and junior players in the area competing for prize money. Come to Downtown Minneapolis and grab a seat at one of the premier outdoor, urban tennis tournaments.  Championship rounds of the tournament featured on Thursday & Friday.

    Click Here for more information on USTA Northern, or check out their Facebook page. They’re also on Twitter and Instagram @USTANorthern using the hashtag #Aquatennis.

  • Jul
    19
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    Wilderness Inquiry Voyageur Canoe Rides at the Loring Park Family Fun Night

    5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Loring Park

    Free voyageur canoeing and paddling instruction open to people of all abilities, including people with disabilities. Experienced Wilderness Inquiry guides will provide all equipment needed, ensuring a safe and fun experience for all.

    Click Here for more information on Wilderness Inquiry Voyageur Canoe Rides.

  • Jul
    19
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    CenterPoint Energy Torchlight Parade

    8:30 PM - 10:30 PM
    Hennepin Avenue, from Basilica of St. Mary to 5th Street

    Join us for the Aquatennial’s CenterPoint Energy Torchlight Parade, set to take place Wednesday, July 20 at 8:30 p.m. Join the community as they gather and watch great floats, displays and bands march through the heart of Downtown Minneapolis. This is CenterPoint Energy’s 17th year being part of the Aquatennial and sponsoring the CenterPoint Energy Torchlight Parade. Come down and celebrate on July 19! Arrive early, find a spot along the parade route and enjoy!

    The Minneapolis Aquatennial CenterPoint Energy Torchlight Parade has been a longstanding Aquatennial tradition.  As a flagship Aquatennial event, the parade continues to grow.  The CenterPoint Energy Torchlight Parade is the largest nighttime parade in Minnesota. We’re excited to see you at this year’s event!

    Learn more about this year’s CenterPoint Energy Torchlight Parade here!

  • Jul
    20
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    Candid Canines Film Fest

    4:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Target Field Station (335 N. 5th Street)

    See your dog on the big screen! The Candid Canines Film Festival is a free, family-friendly celebration of dogs! Join us for a film showcasing dogs being super sweet, silly, smart and oh so talented. Video clips submitted by dog lovers, as well as popular online dog videos will be featured in a 40 minute film produced right here in Minnesota. Bring your chairs or blankets to sit on at Target Field Station, and of course your dogs are welcome. The video will be played multiple times between 4 pm-9 pm at Aquatennial. Plus, you can be part of the video! Submit a video of your dog here by Thursday, June 15 and see if your clip makes this year’s video!

  • Jul
    20
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    Aquatennial Tennis Classic

    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    2nd Ave S & S 5th St.

    Tennis tournament featuring the best adult and junior players in the area competing for prize money. Come to Downtown Minneapolis and grab a seat at one of the premier outdoor, urban tennis tournaments.

    Click Here for more information on USTA Northern, or check out their Facebook page. They’re also on Twitter and Instagram @USTANorthern using the hashtag #Aquatennis.

  • Jul
    20
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    Downtown Farmers Market

    6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    Hennepin County Government Center South Plaza

    Stop by the Downtown Farmers Market during Aquatennial and enjoy great local produce, vegetables, flowers and much more. The Farmers Market is located at Hennepin County Government Center South Plaza and is open 6 am-6 pm each Thursday from May through October. For more information, visit www.mplsfarmersmarket.com.

  • Jul
    20
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    Twin Cities River Rats Aquatennial Water Ski Show

    7:00 PM
    West Bank of the Mississippi River between Broadway and Plymouth Avenues

    Join the Twin Cities River Rats for a humorous, family-friendly water ski show on the Mississippi River. Watch high-flying stunts, fast-paced barefooting, graceful swivel skiing, and even human pyramids courtesy of the talented Twin Cities River Rats crew.

    Bring beach towels or lawn chairs and enjoy this free water ski show for the whole family along the banks of the Mississippi River – located just south of the Broadway Bridge. The River Rats will be doing shows at 7 pm on Thursday, July 20 and 7 pm on Friday, July 21.

    Click Here for more information on the Twin Cities River Rats, and follow along on Facebook using the hashtags #TCRiverRats and #RiverRats.

  • Jul
    21
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    Minnesota Twins vs. Detroit Tigers

    Target Field

    The Minnesota Twins host the Detroit Tigers at 7:10 pm on Friday, July 21 at Target Field. Enjoy a Twins home game during Aquatennial! For tickets, visit TwinsBaseball.com/Tickets.

  • Jul
    21
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    Aquatennial Yoga presented by CorePower Yoga | Go Outside with Hennepin County

    5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
    The Commons (400 Portland Avenue South)

    Go Outside with Hennepin County and enjoy a great day of exercise during the Minneapolis Aquatennial taught by CorePower Yoga. Join us at The Commons in East Town (400 Portland Avenue South) on an early July evening to take in the weather and the atmosphere that comes with the Minneapolis Aquatennial.

    This yoga class is free and open to all abilities. Check-in begins at 4:30 pm. No pre-registration required, come early to reserve your spot.

    Click Here for more information on Go Outside with Hennepin County, and learn more about CorePower Yoga.

  • Jul
    21
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    Aquatennial Tennis Classic

    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    2nd Ave S & S 5th St.

    Tennis tournament featuring the best adult and junior players in the area competing for prize money. Come to Downtown Minneapolis and grab a seat at one of the premier outdoor, urban tennis tournaments.

    Click Here for more information on USTA Northern, or check out their Facebook page. They’re also on Twitter and Instagram @USTANorthern using the hashtag #Aquatennis.

  • Jul
    21
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    Twin Cities River Rats Aquatennial Water Ski Show

    7:00 PM
    West Bank of the Mississippi River between Broadway and Plymouth Avenues

    Join the Twin Cities River Rats for a humorous, family-friendly water ski show on the Mississippi River. Watch high-flying stunts, fast-paced barefooting, graceful swivel skiing, and even human pyramids courtesy of the talented Twin Cities River Rats crew.

    Bring beach towels or lawn chairs and enjoy this free water ski show for the whole family along the banks of the Mississippi River – located just south of the Broadway Bridge. The River Rats will be doing shows at 7 pm on Thursday, July 20 and 7 pm on Friday, July 21.

    Click Here for more information on the Twin Cities River Rats, and follow along on Facebook using the hashtags #TCRiverRats and #RiverRats.

  • Jul
    22
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    Minnesota Twins vs. Detroit Tigers

    6:10 pm
    Target Field

    The Minnesota Twins host the New York Yankees at 12:10 pm on Wednesday, July 19 at Target Field. Enjoy a Twins home game during Aquatennial! For tickets, visit TwinsBaseball.com/Tickets.

  • Jul
    22
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    Aquatennial Pre-Fireworks Events

    6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    West River Parkway near Portland Avenue

    Join the fun for the Aquatennial Pre-Fireworks events leading up to the Target Fireworks at 10 pm. Stop by for music, food and more as you await one of the nation’s top five annual fireworks shows.

    The fun includes:

    • Live Music
    • Kids Zone
    • Food Trucks
    • And More!
  • Jul
    22
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    Target Fireworks

    10:00 PM
    West River Parkway near Stone Arch Bridge

    Join the Minneapolis Aquatennial in celebrating another year of with the Target Fireworks, considered one of the top five annual fireworks displays in the nation. The event will take place at 10 p.m. on Saturday, July 22. Get there early! Space fills up pretty quickly at this beloved event along West River Parkway and on the Stone Arch Bridge. Music and activities run from 6-10 pm.

    Viewing Tips: Come early to get your viewing spot—bring sunscreen for the afternoon and bug spray for the evening. The best spots are between Gold Medal Park and the 3rd Avenue Bridge on West River Parkway.

    While you’re there: Enjoy a show, tour or walk on the Endless Bridge at the Guthrie Theatre, learn about Minneapolis’ history at the Mill City Museum, enjoy a morning at the Mill City Farmers Market or a leisurely afternoon at Gold Medal Park. Stop by Stone Arch Bridge and check out the skyline view from the Mississippi River. And tune into Go 96.3 and enjoy the simulcast of music set to the Target Fireworks display.