MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — They are called “The Best Days of Summer,” and they start this Wednesday!

Minneapolis’s Aquatennial Celebration has a new format this year, but some of your favorites will be back.

WCCO’s Kylie Bearse will be kicking off the Torchlight 5K Race Wednesday at 7:30 p.m., and then WCCO’s Mark Rosen will be the grand marshal of the Aquatennial Torchlight Parade at 8:30 p.m. Click here for more information.

In the video above, Natalie Nyhus and Mike Augustyniak get a preview of all the fun!