Category Archive: Upcoming Events

Mar 06

Iditarod Start!

Crowds at start of Iditarod

Mar 08

International Ice Carving Competition at the Ice Park

Ice carving in single block

The Ice Park displays are fabulous and you still have time to view them!  As long as the weather holds (read:  if it doesn’t get too warm), the park will remain open until March 31th.   Daily hours are 10 am to 10 pm. Be sure to dress warm and visit both day and night, …

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Feb 06

Yukon Quest

sled dog

And they’re off! Join the fun and follow along (you can view in real time at www.yukonquest.com) Saturday for the start of the race from Fairbanks to Whitehorse. Named for the Yukon river that was the path for gold prospectors, and other travelers north for adventure, this race covers vast stretches of wilderness, and is tracked by …

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Nov 04

University Women’s Association Bazaar

Marque at Pioneer Park

Dont’ miss one of the most popular holiday bazaars this weekend, Saturday, November 7, and Sunday, November 8 at the Civic Center in Pioneer Park, from 10 am until 4 pm.  Dozens of tried and true vendors you won’t want to miss come to offer a wide variety of choices for your Christmas shopping.

Sep 16

Equinox Marathon

Yellow birch leaves on trees

Ready to run!  On Saturday, September 19th, at 8 am., thousands of locals and scores of visitors converge to participate in running one of the most grueling trails in the country.