Eagan’s July 4th Funfest Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)

Can we reserve a spot before the parade along Yankee Doodle Road and Central Parkway?

Yes – however, items cannot obstruct a public right-of-way with chairs or other items (caution tape included) and any items left overnight are left at the owner’s risk.

What times are Funfest?

July 2 (Viking Lakes) 10am-10pm

July 3 (Eagan Festival Grounds) 4pm-11pm

July 4 (Eagan Festival Grounds) 11:30am-11pm

What time do the fireworks begin?

Funfest fireworks taking place on July 4th at Eagan’s Central Park will both begin at dusk (approximately 10 pm).

Are the concerts free?

Yes – all concerts taking place this year during Funfest are free of charge at both locations. Seating is first come, first serve.

Is parking free?

Yes, parking is free at both Viking Lakes & the Eagan festival grounds.

Can we bring in lawn chairs?

You can bring lawn chairs to both locations to enjoy the music and watch the fireworks on July 4th.

Will both locations have food trucks?

Absolutely! Food trucks are a staple and will be available at both locations!

Are credit cards accepted?

Yes- this year credit cards will be accepted at both beer tents. ATMs will also still be available. Food vendors are on a case-by-case basis.

Can we buy carnival tickets in advance, and are there unlimited ride ticket options?

All carnival ticket purchasing options may be found by clicking here. Carnival pre-sale are only able to be purchased online using that link.

Why purchase carnival tickets in advance?

Discount advanced sale tickets offer an advantage over day of event tickets because 1 ticket = 1 ride. Day of tickets are $1 each but some rides require up to 5 of them per ride.

Will the carnival be at both locations?

No – the carnival will be at the Eagan Community Festival Grounds on July 3rd and 4th.