Independence Day - July 4th, 2016
The Douglas 4th of July Committee organizes a plethora of July 4th events including a parade (with prizes!), Soapbox Challenge, Softball Game, Watermelon Eating Contest, Field Events, and many other activities! Note Time changes: Parade begins at 2:00 pm this year!
July 3rd Events
Soapbox Challenge Registration and Practice Runs
July 3rd - 6 to 9 pm, St. Anne's Ave. - more info
July 3rd - 6:00 pm - 8 PM Sandy Beach. Food and soft drinks provided. Sponsored by Douglas Colinteer Firefighters & Douglas 4th of July Committee
Watermelon Eating Contest
July 3rd - 6:30 PM Sandy Beach
July 4th Events
July 4th Event Schedule
View the July 4th Event Schedule.
Douglas July 4th Parade
July 4th, 2:00 pm
at Gastineau School
The parade starts at Gastineau School and proceeds southeast down 3rd St.
Parade entrants: Assembly time is 2 pm, no pre-registration or entry fee required. Parade Prizes awarded for children and floats.
July 4th Field Events start at 3 pm.