4th of July Celebration

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2022 4th of July Celebration: July 2-4

Save the date! The City of Chanhassen’s 39th annual 4th of July Celebration will be held Saturday, July 2nd through Monday, July 4th, 2022, at City Center Park and Lake Ann Park in Chanhassen. You won’t want to miss this event – Chanhassen’s annual celebration draws over 70,000 people throughout the 3-day festival. Enjoy live music, local food vendors, a complete carnival, street dance, kids’ activities, a parade, and so much more!

Parade applications, a full schedule of events, and maps will be posted here as they become available. Please check back for more information.

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Event Maps

2022 event maps will be posted here as they become available.

Sponsorship Opportunities 

Are you interested in sponsoring an event component as part of the 2022 4th of July Celebration? Contact Priya Tandon at ptandon@ci.chanhassen.mn.us or 952-227-1122 for more information. 

2022 Schedule of Events 

The list of events below is a preliminary 2022 schedule of events. Additional events will be added as details become available.

Saturday, July 2

Chanhassen Farmers Market
9 AM - 1 PM ● City Center Park ● Free
Visit the weekly Chanhassen Farmers’ Market! The market features local fresh produce, flowers, eggs, jams, sauces, bread and sweets, handmade goods, crafts, and more. 
Family Night at the Carnival by Midwest Rides & Concessions 
3-10 PM ● City Center Park ● Fees vary
3-8 PM all rides $2; 8-10 PM all rides $3-$5 each. 
Live Kids’ Performance Featuring Tricia and the Toonies
4:30-5:30 PM ● City Center Park, Large Tent ● Free
Join Tricia and the Toonies for a unique blend of high-energy music, comedy, colorful puppet characters, and lots of audience participation!

4th Annual Outdoor Extravaganza: Presented by Chanhassen American Legion Post 580 and the Chanhassen Evening Rotary Chanhassen
1 PM-Dusk ● Chanhassen American Legion ● Free
Features MIW Wrestling, a bean bag tournament (2 PM), and live music (7 PM). Wrestling card bell time is 5 PM. Free and open to the public – all events are held outdoors, rain or shine!


Sunday, July 3

Minnesota Twins Youth Baseball Clinic
Session I: 9:00-10:30 AM
Session II: 10:30 AM-12 PM 
Chanhassen High School ● Free
Learn the fundamentals of hitting, fielding, & throwing! Both sessions are open to all children, ages 6-12. 
Register now online!
Water Wars
3-10 PM ● City Center Park ● $5/bucket
Midwest Carnival Rides & Concessions
3-11 PM ● City Center Park ● Fees vary
3-5 PM rides $3-$5 each, 5-11 PM UNLIMITED ride wristbands for $25 (games & food not included). 
Business Expo: presented by the SouthWest Metro Chamber of Commerce
4-6 PM ● City Center Park, Small Tent ● Free
Local businesses showcase products and services. Businesses, register online now, HERE
The Medicine Show
4:30-6:30 PM ● City Center Park ● Free
Roaming vaudeville musical entertainment.
Face Painting, Wacky Hair, & Airbrush Tattoos
4:30-8 PM ● City Center Park ● $3-$15
Kiddie Games
4:30-8 PM ● City Center Park ● $0.25/game
Taste of Chanhassen & Beer Garden: presented by the Rotary Club of Chanhassen 
4-11 PM ● City Center Park ● Fees vary
Beer, seltzer, and food available for purchase from your favorite Chanhassen restaurants and food trucks. Vendor list coming soon; no outside food or drinks allowed.
Live Music Featuring Up South Band
5:30-7:30 PM ● City Center Park, Large Tent ● Free
Country music’s greatest hits and Up South Band originals. This band will get you dancing and the good times rolling! No outside food or drinks allowed. 
Kiddie Parade
5:30-6 PM ● Chanhassen Elementary East Parking Lot ● Free
Decorate your wagons, bikes, or strollers! ROUTE: West 76th street, Iroquois, and Chan View to Market Blvd. Traffic control provided; adults MUST accompany children.

Chalk It Up Drawing Contest

6-8 PM ● City Center Park, Hockey Rink ● Free

Weather permitting. Compete as individuals or groups in 3 age categories to present a chalk drawing creation. Prizes at 8 PM for most difficult & most creative; some chalk provided. Register day of at the hockey rink.
3rd Lair Summer Skateboard Series
7  PM ● City Center Park, Skate Park ● Free
All ages & abilities; limited to 75 skaters. Registration begins at 6 PM!
Street Dance featuring PopROCKS
8-11 PM ● City Center Park, Large Tent ● Free
No outside food or drinks allowed.

Monday, July 4

Adult Fishing Contest
7-10 AM ● Lake Ann Park ● $20
Catch & release, limited to 50 participants. Prizes for the top 3 longest Northern & Bass, and door prizes. Pre-registration required, link to register coming soon.
Classic Car Show: presented by the Rotary Club of Chanhassen
10 AM-1 PM ● City Center Park, West Parking Lots ● Free

Taste of Chanhassen & Beer Garden: presented by the Rotary Club of Chanhassen
Beer, seltzer, and food available for purchase from your favorite Chanhassen restaurants and food trucks. Vendor list coming soon; no outside food or drinks allowed. 

Face Painting & Wacky Hair
10 AM-4 PM ● City Center Park ● $3-$15

Midwest Carnival Rides & Concessions
10 AM - 6 PM ● City Center Park ● Fees vary
10 AM - 3:30 PM rides $3-$5 each; 3:30-6 PM all rides $2.  

Kids' Fishing Contest
10:30-11:30 AM ● Lake Ann Park ● Free
Trophies and prizes awarded for largest, longest, and smallest fish, in age categories 5-9 and 10-15. Pre-registration encouraged, link to register coming soon.  
Medallion Hunt
11 AM ● Lake Ann Park ● Free
Clues posted every 20 minutes at the Lake Ann Beach concession stand. $200 prize package for the winner of the hunt.  
Sand Sculpture Contest
11 AM-12 PM ● Lake Ann Park ● Free
Prizes awarded for most creative and most difficult in age categories 10 & under, 11-15, and 16+. Compete as an individual or as a group! 
Bingo! Presented by the Chanhassen Senior Commission &  Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Chanhassen 
11 AM - 1 PM ● City Center Park, Small Tent ● Free
Free Bingo with prizes! All donations and proceeds from Bingo support Project Delta, a team of like-minded people from around the country that share a passion for supporting veterans and forgotten or abandoned dogs. Your generous donation will provide the support needed to enable pairing and training of Service Dog Teams. 

Live Music Featuring American Bootleg
11:45 AM - 1:45 PM ● City Center Park, Large Tent ● Free
A can’t miss musical performance of classic songs.  

4th of July Parade: produced by the Rotary Club of Chanhassen
2:30 PM ● Downtown Chanhassen ● Free
Parade map and float registration coming soon.  

Beer Garden at Lake Ann Park: presented by the Rotary Club of Chanhassen
July 4th evening (time TBD) ● Lake Ann Park ● Fees vary
Beer and seltzer available for purchase. Food concessions available at the Lake Ann Beach concession stand. 

Fireworks Display 
10 PM ● Lake Ann Park ● Free
Presented by the City of Chanhassen and Community Event Sponsors. Food concessions available at the Lake Ann Beach concession stand. The trail between Lake Ann Park & Greenwood Shores Park will be closed from 12-11 PM on Monday, July 4th in preparation for the fireworks display.