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Juneau-Douglas City Museum

CAPITAL CITY CELEBRATIONS

LIST OF EVENTS FOR CELEBRATION OF THE

50TH ANNIVERSARY OF STATEHOOD

                   

JULY 3RD

An evening of festivities hosted by Capital City Celebration leading up to the grand finale of fireworks!

 

Ball games in the early evening in Douglas.

 

Capital City Celebrations Picnic in conjunction with the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council's Concert in the Park at Marine Park, downtown Juneau, 5:30-7:30pm.

 

Let's Dance! with The Diamonds, Centennial Hall 8:30-11:45 p.m. Tickets available at Hearthside Books & Miners Postal. 

 

Fireworks following the dance.

 

 

JULY 4TH 

50th Anniversary of Alaska Statehood Celebration

July 4th Flag Raising, Juneau-Douglas City Museum, 9 a.m.

Reenactment of the 1959 flag raising & ringing of the bell 49 times to signify Alaska's place as the 49th state in the Union.  Reception directly following on Museum lawn. 

 

Capitol open from 9 a.m. - Noon

 

Juneau 4th of July Parade begins at Noon

 

Douglas 4th of July Parade begins at 3:00 p.m.

 

For more information about these events & the Capital City Celebration Committee email: juneaucelebrated@yahoo.com