Around Town for Thursday, July 4

Today, July 4


Juneau 4th of July parade, 11 a.m., Egan Drive. Staging will occur in the Cycle Alaska parking lot. Theme is Music and Mining Memories and the marshals are Jeff Brown and Jerry Harmon.

Douglas 4th of July sandcastle contest, 12-4 p.m., Sandy Beach. Award time is 4 p.m. Details: Gerald: 586-3552.

Douglas 4th of July BBQ dinner, 12-6 p.m., Douglas Methodist Church, 3rd and E Streets. $15/$10.

Douglas 2-mile fun run, 12:30 registration, 1:30 run, roundabout side of Juneau Douglas bridge. Details: Paul, 364-3265.

Douglas 4th of July parade, 2 p.m., Gastineau School down 3rd Street. Assembly at 1:30 p.m. at Gastineau School, no pre-registration or entry fee required. Grand Marshal is R.D. Robinson.

Douglas 4th of July field sports and activities, 3 p.m., Savikko Park. All ages. SoapBox Challenge at 3 p.m. Super Dog Frisbee Contest at 3:30 p.m.

Douglas 4th of July dance and live entertainment, 3-9 p.m., Savikko Park. Taco #9, Chrome Forest, Slush Not Snow, Juno City Limits, Captain Angry.

Douglas 4th of July make and break hose race, 4 p.m., Doulgas Fire Hall.




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