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4th of July Events

– Celebrate the 4th with your family and friends on Lake Mille Lacs –

By: MLat

The 4th of July in Minnesota

Everyone knows the 4th of July in Minnesota is a time of fun, food, fireworks, and lots of family time. The Lake Mille Lacs area offers a wide variety of lodging options whether you are looking to stay at a resort, hotel, or even campground on your getaway to the area.

Nothing’s better than a 4th of July spent in the Lake Mille Lacs area! Book your stay for the 4th of July weekend today!

Once you book your place to stay, it’s time to check out all the activities happening in the area over the 4th of July weekend.


On July 3rd,

Check out the Third of July Celebration in Onamia. This annual event features a street dance, raffle, and an amazing fireworks show to end the evening.


On July 4th,

It's the perfect time to spend the entire day out on Lake Mille Lacs fishing or just relaxing and enjoying the sunshine! The Mille Lacs area offers boat, jet ski, and canoe rentals to make the most out of your day on the lake. If you would rather stay on land, the lake has many sandy beaches to relax with a drink in your hand.


No 4th of July is complete without fireworks! The city of Garrison has an excellent fireworks show beginning at dusk at Garrison Bay that shouldn’t be missed!  

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