In Alaska, we do it big for 4th of July!
Eagle River starts the party on July 3. It is jam packed with food, games and entertainments galore and take full advantage of the solid 19 hours of pure sunlight.
Delaney Park Strip is the annual host and starts the day with breakfast. Then watch the parade following the festivities from 12pm-6pm all including food, music, games, local vendors and fun! Oh, and enjoy period costumes while The Harvard Club reads the Declaration of Independence at 1pm.
You can also start the 4th of July festivities with the Forest Fair in Girdwood.
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