The weather cooperated and the sun worshippers turn out in the thousands to line up on Main Street in Mandan for the annual parade.

Not to mention the ambitious showed up even earlier for the annual run,  and the food and art in the park.

Several places to enjoy free fireworks displays tonight (7/4) including the state capital and Mandan. Bismarck's display is about 9:45 PM, Mandan's is about 10:45 PM.

TSM