June marks the half way point of the year, and it'll be a month long celebration of fun around Central Minnesota. Here are five things to look forward to in June!

1. School Is Out

The kids are wrapping up the school year this week. Starting next week they will have three months of freedom, which means planning fun activities, playing outside, and just enjoying some time to be a kid.

2. Summertime By George Kicks Off

Summertime by George is back for another year! Kicking off June 12th with Walters Wheel House and the Johnny Holm Band.

3. Rox Baseball is Back

The St. Cloud Rox home opener is Saturday, June 1st against the Bismarck Larks.Nothing says summer in Central Minnesota like catching a game at the Rock Pile!

4. Town Festivals Happening All Month Long

Sartell Summer Fest - June 7th & 8th

Waite Park Family Fun Fest - June 10th - 14th

Foley Fun Days - June 17th - 19th

Rapids River Days in Sauk Rapids - June 20th - 22nd

Granite City Days in St. Cloud - June 27th - 30th

5. Splash Pads and Pools Are Opening for the Season

Cool off in one of the many splash pads and wading pools in the area. A schedule on when they open up for the season can be found here!