What's happening

Posted: Thursday, July 03, 2003

Concerts

Douglas Beach Dance, 4-8 p.m., Friday, July 4, Savikko Park Field No. 4. Featuring bands Trip Station X, Moses Cain and III.

Events

Mr. McFeely and Purple Panda of "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood," 6:30-8:30 p.m., Thursday, July 3, at the Marine Park Plaza Grand Opening and Community Celebration. For more information, contact Susan at 586-6472.

Fourth of July fireworks, midnight Thursday, July 3, in downtown Juneau, over Gastineau Channel. For more information, call 364-3346.

KTOO Children's Birthday Party, 10 a.m., Friday, July 4, KTOO studio. Meet Mr. McFeely of "Mister Rogers Neighborhood" prior to the start of the parade. For more information, contact Susan at 586-6472.

Juneau Fourth of July Parade, starts at 11 a.m. Friday, July 4, at the Department of Labor parking lot on Egan Drive.

Annual Sandcastle Challenge, registration at noon, Friday, July 4, Sandy Beach. Awarding is at 3 p.m. For more information, contact Gerald at 586-1371.

Juneau Montessori School Kids' Carnival, 1-5 p.m., Friday, July 4. Admission $5. For more information, contact Blue at 364-3535.

Douglas Parade, 1:30 p.m., Friday, July 4, starts at Gastineau School. Participants assemble at 1 p.m.

Juneau to Douglas 2-mile race, registration from 1:30-2:15 p.m., Friday, July 4, at the "Y" on Douglas side of bridge. Race starts at 2:30 p.m., finishes at Douglas Fire Hall. No fee. For details, contact Paul at 364-3265.

Field Sports, 2 p.m., Friday, July 4, Savikko Park Field No. 2.

Dog Agility Trials, 2 p.m., Friday, July 4, Savikko Park Field No. 3. For more information, contact Chicory Eddy 790-3491.

Dog Frisbee Contest, 3 p.m., Friday, July 4, Savikko Park Field No. 3. For more information, call 789-0260.

Exhibits

13th Annual Beaded Bag Show, an exhibit of beaded bags from 1820-present. Runs through Sept. 21., at Spirit Beads, 217 Fifth St. For more information, call 463-3220.

"The W.R. Norton Collection: William H. Case and H.H. Draper Photographs (1898-1920)," exhibition on Skagway and Dyea after the discovery of gold in the Yukon, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily at the Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St. Runs through Nov. 8.

"Solidarity, Secret Rites and Social Ties," an exhibit about Juneau's fraternal organizations, sisterhoods and clubs, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekends at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Also, "100 Years of Maps." Runs through the summer. Details: 586-3572.

"Looking Both Ways: Heritage and Identity of the Alutiiq People," an exhibit by the Smithsonian Institution's Arctic Studies Center and the Alutiiq Heritage Museum and Archaeological Repository, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily at the Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St. Runs through Sept. 14. Details: 465-2901.

Nightlife

Troy Hull, 9 p.m.-closing, Saturday and Sunday, July 5 and 6, at the Sandbar.

Terri Tibbett, Mondays; Bob Cole, Tuesdays; III, Wednesdays; open mike, Thursdays; Rev. Neil Down and Lahna Deering, 9 p.m.-closing, Thursday-Sunday, July 3-5, at The Alaskan Bar.

Bull riding, 9 p.m., Saturday, July 5, at Henry's Food and Spirits in the Mendenhall Mall.

Wisconsin Slim, 9 p.m., Friday, July 4; open mike with Riley Woodford at 9 p.m. Thursdays at the Imperial Billiard & Bar.

Karaoke, 8-11 p.m., Mondays and Tuesdays; All-night Karaoke, Wednesdays and Thursdays; DJ Trent, 11 p.m.-closing, Mondays and Tuesdays; DJ Trent, 9 p.m.-closing, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 4, 5 and 6, at the Rendezvous.

Dan O-Mite and Heavy E, 9:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday, July 4 and 5; Karaoke with Rob, 9 p.m., Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday, July 6, 8 and 9, at Marlintini's Lounge.

Fireworks Boomin' Bash, 8 p.m.-3 a.m., Thursday, July 3, at the Elk's Lodge.



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