Celebrate the Fourth of July with a bang at the Red, White, and Boom! festival on Nicollet Island. This summer salute to our country's independence is filled with two days of family activities and entertainment. First, take part in the Hot Dam 5k Fun Run on Sunday starting at Father Hennepin Park. Walk or jog through some of the most scenic areas in Minneapolis, taking in natural views of the river right in the heart of the city near the Stone Arch Bridge. In the early evening, listen to local music favorite Communist Daughter at the Nicollet Island Pavilion. After the music, watch the brilliant and ultra-rich ladies' man Tony Stark take on the formidable Ivan Vanko in the... More >>>