Douglas parade, field events and more

The Douglas parade begins at 2 p.m. with assembly time at 1:30 p.m. at Gastineau Elementary School and proceeds down Third Street.

 

Pre-registration is not required and there is no fee.

At 2:30 p.m. field events will begin. Field events include three-legged and sack races.

The annual sandcastle challenge will be held. Bystanders can also view the usual hose race and the dog frisbee contest.

For more information on Douglas events, visit douglas4thofjuly.com.

As usual, the fireworks event will take place at about 11:59 p.m. on July 3, weather permitting.

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