ST. CLOUD — It's a great holiday weekend in Central Minnesota with the annual Joetown Rocks celebration, the St. Cloud Fireworks Show, Country Music star Buckey Covington at Rollie's, Deuces Wild Dueling Pianos performing at the St. Cloud Rox game and Bowlus Fun Day. Read more in The Weekender!

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    Joe Town Rocks

    St. Joseph

    A night of food, music, dancing and fireworks awaits you in St. Joseph this weekend. The annual Joetown Rocks celebration kicks off Sunday and Monday. Gates open at 5:00 p.m. with music beginning at 6:00 p.m. Crown Jewels, Matt Vee Family and Friends, and Maiden Dixie are some of the bands hitting the main stage. A fireworks celebration will also take place at 10:15 p.m. Sunday night. The festival concludes with a parade and games Monday morning. The event is free to attend.


    - Sunday, July 3rd, 5:00 p.m.
    - Monday, July 4th, 10:00 a.m.

    Dan DeBaun, WJON News
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    St. Cloud Fireworks

    Hester or Wilson Park

    Grab a blanket or lawn chair and watch the area's largest pyrotechnic displays Monday. The 69th Annual St. Cloud's July 4th Fireworks show is back and better than ever. The 20 minute show can be seen at one of two parks along the Mississippi River -- Hester Park or Wilson Park. The event is free, however there are tickets for reserved seating areas. The fireworks will light up the sky starting at 10:00 p.m.


    - Monday, July 4th, 10:00 p.m.

    Pyrotechnics set up fireworks (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
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    Buckey Covington

    Rollie's Rednecks and Longnecks

    Fans of country music will want to make their way to Rollie's Rednecks and Longnecks this weekend. Country Music star Buckey Covington will be performing Sunday night. Covington came onto the scene back in 2007 with his song "A Different World." Tickets for the show are $10 at the door, no reservations so come early and get a great seat. Show starts at 8:00 p.m.


    - Sunday, July 3rd, 8:00 p.m.

    (Photo: Buckey Covington Official Website)
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    St. Cloud Rox vs La Crosse Loggers

    Joe Faber Field

    Start your 4th of July activities we a game of baseball at Joe Faber Field. The Rox face the La Crosse Loggers tonight (Thursday). Fan also get a real treat at the ballpark with the musical styling's of Deuces Wild! Dueling Pianos. Ted and Dave will be entertaining you throughout the game cracking jokes and bringing tears of laughter. Tickets range from $20-$26. Game time is at 7:05 p.m.

    CLICK HERE for ticket information.

    - Thursday, June 30th, 7:05 p.m.

    (Photo: Deuces Wild Official Website)
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    Bowlus Fun Day


    The season of city-wide celebrations are drawing to an end, so go out with a bang in Bowlus Sunday for Bowlus Fun Day. The festivities start with a 5K Fun Run, polka music, water fights, parade and fireworks. Events begin from 8:30 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. Bowlus Fun Day is free to attend.


    - Sunday, July 3rd, 8:30 a.m.