Juneau comes together to celebrate the Fourth of July

It’s too much fun for just one day, so Juneau celebrates for just a little longer than most. July 3rd and 4th saw people from all over gather in the Capital City for food, fun and of course, fireworks.

Here are some photos of the festivities.

 

Boats anchored in Juneau’s harbor watch the fireworks. (Photo by Heather Bryant)

Fireworks over Juneau’s harbor. (Photo by Heather Bryant)

Fireworks over Juneau’s harbor. (Photo by Heather Bryant)

Fireworks over Juneau’s harbor. (Photo by Heather Bryant)

Fireworks over Juneau’s harbor. (Photo by Heather Bryant)

Patriotic pups were all over town yesterday as part of the festivities. (Photo by Heather Bryant)

KTOO’s unofficial mascot Cooper, waves a flag from the KTOO float. (Photo by Heather Bryant)

KTOO’s Jeff Brown was a Grand Marshall of the Juneau parade. (Photo by Heather Bryant)

A young boy in a fireman’s hat waves from the window of a Juneau fire truck. (Photo by Heather Bryant)

Kids await the arrival of the parade. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld)

Parade? Who needs a parade when they’ve got bubbles? (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld)

Patriotic nail-polish. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld)

All dressed up for the celebrations. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld)

The Yankee Doodle Dogs. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld)

Patriotic young lady with her miner father in the Juneau parade. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld)

Costumed dancers make their way down Egan. (Photo by Greg Culley)

The color guard marches past City Hall. (Photo by Greg Culley)

The old Douglas fire truck in the Juneau parade. (Photo by Greg Culley)

Medieval fighting demonstration at the Douglas celebration. (Photo by Greg Culley)

A rock band at the Douglas celebration. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld)

Patriotic and tasty food. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld)

Soapbox Derby racer. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld)

A soapbox derby races flies across the finish line. (Photo by Greg Culley)

A young racer examines his medal. (Photo by Greg Culley)

Patriotic pooch in Douglas. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld)

Kids waiting for candy at the Douglas parade. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld)

The Douglas Parade. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld)

The women’s 50-yard dash. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld)

Juneau Urgent Care featured some larger-than-life characters in the parades. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld)

Super Dog Frisbee Contest (Photo by Greg Culley)

Super Dog Frisbee Contest (Photo by Greg Culley)

The Super Dog Frisbee Contest. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld)

The Super Dog Frisbee Contest. (Photo by Ed Schoenfeld)