Kick off to yearlong 125th anniversary

Minnesota State University Moorhead is kicking off its yearlong 125th anniversary celebration during the annual Fourth of July community party.

The 41st annual Fourth of July celebration begins at 6:30 p.m. at Nemzek Stadium on 17th St. between 6th and 9th Ave. S. Concessions will be available.

Kids’ activities include inflatable games and a decorated bike parade that forms at the Nemzek flagpole. Moorhead Public Service is sponsoring the kid’s bike parade.

The Lake Agassiz Concert Band and the Front Fenders will provide the evening’s musical entertainment.

The fireworks display begins at 10:30 p.m., sponsored by American Crystal Sugar.

Free parking is available in all regular spaces on campus property.

This year’s 4th of July celebration sponsors include: Moorhead Public Service, American Crystal Sugar, Bremer, American Legion and Greenberg Roofing.