"A Hometown 4th Of July Tradition"

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***SATURDAY,  JULY 1, 2017***
​7:30 AM                      REGISTRATION BEGINS FOR LUMBERJACK DAYS LIBERTY 5K RUN/WALK “LET FREEDOM RUN” – Assemble at Baraga Legion
8:30 AM                      LUMBERJACK DAYS LIBERTY 5K RUN/WALK “LET FREEDOM RUN” BEGINS – Ends at American Legion Post #444

SUPERIOR AVENUE IN FRONT OF WILKINSON’S/SIDETRACK BAR
6:30 PM                      Gates officially open for Queen Coronation/Street Dance
7:30 PM                      Special Dedication of Baraga Co. Historical Museum Pavilion to James Dompier

                                    Introduction of the 2017 Grand Marshals – Bob & Sally Koskinen
                                    Introduction of the 2017 Prince & Princess – Mason Mayo & Jayla Isaacson
                                    Introduction of the 2017 Military Escort – Cpl. Tyler Rasanen, United States Marine Corp.
                                    Introduction of  2017 Queen Candidates
                                    QUEEN CORONATION
8:30 PM-12:30 AM    COMMUNITY STREET DANCE – Music by:  OLD NO. 7

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***SUNDAY, JULY 2, 2​017***

8:00 AM – NOON       LIONS PANCAKE BREAKFAST – Baraga High School Cafeteria
11:45 AM                    FLAG RAISING CEREMONY - American Legion Post #444
NOON                         CHILDREN’S PARADE – Assemble at American Legion Post #444
TO FOLLOW               CHILDREN’S GAMES – Corner of Girard Street & Superior Avenue
12:00 – 3:00 PM        LIVE MUSIC on COMMUNITY HILL: provided by "America's Got Talent” contestant: Stephanie Renee Hadden
2:00 PM                      PARADE LINE-UP BEGINS – Assemble at Baraga Armory
2:45 PM                      FLOAT JUDGING BEGINS – Baraga Armory

3:00 PM                      CHILDREN’S COIN SCRAMBLE – Superior National Bank Parking Lot
3:30 PM                      MAIN PARADE – BLJD presents: “SUPER HEROES OF THE PAST AND PRESENT”
                                           Anthem Singer:  Stephanie Renee Hadden    Featuring: McGregor’s Highlanders
5:30 – 8:30 PM           BEAN BAG TOURNAMENT – Registration at 4:00 – Start at 5:30 – Between Cue Master and the American Legion Post #444
5:30 – 8:30 PM           KARAOKE by KDL Entertainment  – In front of American Legion Post #444
8:30 PM                      RAFFLE WINNERS ANNOUNCED
9:30 PM                      CALL FOR NITE SHIRT PARADE PARTICIPANTS – Assemble at American Legion Post #444
9:45 PM                      RAY DOMPIER MEMORIAL NITE SHIRT PARADE – Parade route from the American Legion Post #444 to the Sidetrack Bar
10:30 PM                    LIGHTING OF THE LANTERNS OVER THE BAY
DUSK                          FIREWORKS over KEWEENAW BAY – Provided by:  Spielbauer Fireworks Co., Inc. – Sponsored By: KEWEENAW BAY INDIAN COMMUNITY
                                           Rain Date: Tuesday, July 3rd

2017 Schedule of Events