Anchorage July 4th Celebration



Anchorage July 4th Celebration, The Great American Melting Pot

Date: July 4th Annually

Time: 8am to 6pm

Price: Free

Location: Delaney Park Strip, 9th Ave between L and E, Anchorage, AK 99501




  • 8:00 am Pancake Breakfast: $5 with all proceeds benefitting the Polynesian Association of Alaska, Delaney Park Strip
  • 11:00 am Community and Veterans Parades, Delaney Park Strip
  • 12:30 pm Special performance by members of the University of Washington Marching Band, Main Stage
  • 1:00 pm Reading of the Declaration of Independence by Harvard Club, Veterans Memorial Flag Pole
  • More than 50 vendors will feature various foods, information and fun.
  • New this year: Alaska Pure Water Products is planning to build an actual Igloo, using block ice.
  • All day family fun with two stages of entertainment until 6:00 pm!
  • The parade, festival attendance and entertainment is all free.
  • Naturally everything is family friendly.



“The Great American Melting Pot”


 EVENT MAP (click to enlarge)


Vendor Map 2017_rev. 6.31.2017



July 4 Stage Lineups


Grand Champion: Bridge Builders

Best in Theme: Red, White & Blue Crew Marching Band

Judge’s Choice: Eagle Float by Art Services North


VendorApplication ParadeApplication


Anchorage July 4th Celebration

The day starts with the traditional pancake breakfast, the community and veteran’s parade, and doesn’t end until the stages are done at 6:00 pm.

Persons interested in being in the parade, having a vendor booth or helping to sponsor the day should contact us at 907-279-7500 to get more information and be added to the annual mailing list for vendors and parade participants.