July 4th-- Arts In the Park--Scandinavian Heritage Park--Breakfast Kicks off at 8am.
July 4th--Fireworks display after the races at the Nodak Speedway.
July 4th--Z00 Run and Walk kicks off at 6:45am
July 4th--Flying Legends Dedication free to the public to be held at the Dakota Territory Air Museum (10am to 5pm is the open house and from 6:30pm to 8pm will be the dedication)
July 4th--City of Minot Fireworks Display (11pm) North Hill
July 4th--Velva Parade 10am, main street. Events through out the day including turtle races, pool time, golfing concessions and more.
July 4th--Fireworks display over Ft. Stevenson State park.
Devils Lake, ND: Fourth of July
July 4 It’s all about family fun for the holiday with a parade, picnic and fireworks display. www.devilslakend.com; 800-233-8048 or 701-662-4957,
Walhalla, ND: Walhalla Fun on the Fourth
July 4--The Walhalla Chamber of Commerce sponsors a spectacular display for everyone to enjoy. It’s a traditional July 4 celebration with all the trimmings. 701-549-3939
Rolla, ND: Rolla Air Show
July 4--The Rolla Air Show will feature games, Pietsch Brother's Air Show, UND Acrobatics and military aircraft. Come out for a day of fun. www.ndac.aero; 701-328-9650
Wahpeton, ND: Fourth of July Baseball and Fireworks
July 4 --Celebrate the Fourth of July with baseball and fireworks at Chahinkapa Park. 701-591-2117
West Fargo, ND: Fourth of July at Bonanzaville
July 4--An old-fashioned family celebration with a barbecue picnic, train ride and costumed historical figures. www.bonanzaville.org; 701-282-2822
Grand Forks, ND: Sertoma Fun Fourth and Fireworks
July 4--Enjoy an Independence Day celebration filled with fun events, including a kiddie parade, games, prize giveaways, food concessions, live entertainment and an amazing fireworks display. 701-746-0052
Fort Ransom, ND: Fort Ransom Fourth of July
July 4--Enjoy an old-fashioned July 4th celebration featuring a parade and stampede rodeo with a queen and princess competition.
New Rockford-Sheyenne, ND: New Rockford-Sheyenne Fourth of July
July 3-7--The towns of New Rockford and Sheyenne team up to present a celebration with a parade, street dances, a musical, demolition derby and – of course – fireworks. www.cityofnewrockford.com; 701-947-2205
Harvey, ND: Harvey Fourth of July
July 4--Head to Harvey this Fourth of July to take in a parade, kids’ games, Mid-Dakota tractor trek, street dance and run the shortest highway in North Dakota at the Highway 91 races. 701-324-2604
Jamestown, ND: Jamestown Fireworks Display
July 3-4--Jamestown fireworks display at the Stutsman County Fairgrounds following stock car races at the Jamestown Speedway. Call 800-222-4766 or 701-251-9145
Jamestown, ND: White Cloud’s 17th Birthday/Tatanka Festival
July 4--White Cloud will turn 17 this summer. Celebrate with city-wide activities, including kids’ carnival, Wild West Shoot-Out, car show, parade and street dance. www.buffalomuseum.com; 800-507-1511
Bismarck, ND: Fourth of July Spectacular
July 4--The Capitol Grounds in Bismarck explode with symphony music, singing and fireworks at dusk. http://bismarckmandansymphony.org/ or 701-258-8345
Arnegard, ND: Arnegard Centennial Celebration
July 4-7--Two celebrations rolled into one. Enjoy two parades, a barbecue, fireworks and more. 701-586-3707
Mandan, ND: Mandan Rodeo Days
July 2-4--Celebrate with a three-day PRCA rodeo, Art in the Park, street dances and fireworks. www.mandanrodeo.com; 701-751-2983
Hettinger, ND: Hettinger’s Fourth of July
July 3-5--Small-town charm and serene waters of Mirror Lake are the backdrops for this annual mid-summer celebration. Catch a parade, free music and games, and fireworks. www.hettingernd.com; 701-567-2531
Killdeer, ND: Killdeer Mountain Roundup Rodeo
July 3-4--Some of the best professional rodeo cowboys in the world celebrate “Cowboy Christmas” with a stop at this legendary North Dakota rodeo. www.killdeer.com. 701-764-5777
Hazen, ND: Hazen Centennial Celebration
July 4-7--This three-day celebration includes street dances, concerts, food vendors inflatable games and more. www.hazencentennial.com
These are just a few of North Dakota activities and events taking place during the Fourth of July weekend. For more information, go to NDtourism.com or phone 701-328-2525 or 800-435-5663.