Schedule of Events for July 4th Celebration, and Free Parking!

Posted on Jun 26, 2015 | by G Palmer | July 4th 2015
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Schedule of Events for July 4th Celebration, and Free Parking!

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – June 26, 2015 – Saturday July 4th, Anchorage Fairs & Festivals will be producing the annual July 4th Celebration. As well as the traditional event, this year’s celebration includes a few special entertainments related to the Anchorage Centennial. Due to the generous sponsorship of EasyPark, attendees at the festivities will have free parking at any EasyPark location!

The day begins with a pancake breakfast and parade, continues with the Firefighter Combat Challenge, and concludes with a free outdoor concert by the Anchorage Symphony Orchestra. The detailed schedule is as follows:

8:00 am – Pancake Breakfast: $5 cost, with all proceeds benefitting the Polynesian Association of Alaska

11:00 am – Community and Veterans Parades

ALL DAY – Family fun with two stages of non-stop entertainment!

12:00 pm – Firefighter Combat Challenge, Mayor’s Centennial Cup Relay, and Kid’s Firefighter Combat Challenge

12:30 pm – Special performance by members of the University of Washington Marching Band

1:00 pm – Reading of the Declaration of Independence by The Harvard Club

4:00 pm – Commemorative Centennial Photo (event participants in the shape of 100)

6:00–8:00 pm – Free Concert by the full Anchorage Symphony Orchestra

For more information, please see https://anchoragefairsandfestivals.org and http://anchoragejuly4thcelebration.com. You can also follow us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/AnchorageJuly4thCelebration.

BACKGROUND INFORMATION

About Anchorage Fairs and Festivals

The mission of the Anchorage Fairs & Festivals organization is to measurably enhance the economy, image and quality of life in the greater Anchorage area. To produce progressive and inclusive community events and grow community through celebration. Anchorage Fairs & Festivals is a not-for-profit (501.c.3) corporation located in Anchorage, Alaska. All Anchorage Fairs & Festivals Press Releases are available online at: https://anchoragefairsandfestivals.org

Contact: Darl Schaaff – 907-279-7500