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Sparkling winter lights and long summer days mean more fun packed into each and every week. Root for the home team, celebrate with the locals at festivals with wild Alaska flair or jump into annual traditions. Catch a special program that brings you closer to Alaska. Watch world-famous performers, local thespians and aspiring musicians on stages in Anchorage. No matter the date, there’s always something happening in Alaska’s largest city!

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    March 01, 2015 until November 30, 2015
    9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Anchorage Museum
    In collaboration with Alaska Public Media, the VoxVan project transformed an old utility van into a mobile story-gathering unit. The van was parked at a variety of locations and events in 2014 to video-record the voices of Anchorage's people, telling...
    Anchorage Museum
    907-929-9200
    Website
    Anchorage Museum
    625 C St., Anchorage, AK 99501-3544
    June 02, 2015 until August 29, 2015
    7:30 p.m.
    Sourdough Mining Company
    Dusty Sourdough has been entertaining locals and visitors to Alaska for twenty-two years; the longest running family show in Alaska. Music, gold rush era storytelling, comedy, audience participation and prizes. Be sure to come and see his "new, all...
    Sourdough Mining Company
    907-775-0694
    Website
    Sourdough Mining Company
    5200 Juneau Street, Anchorage, AK 99518
    June 03, 2015 until September 16, 2015
    1:30 p.m.
    Eagle River Nature Center
    Join a docent at the Eagle River Nature Center for a 3/4 mile walk around the Rodak Loop to learn about the history, flora and fauna of the eagle River Valley. Sign in at the front desk. 
    Eagle River Nature Center
    907-694-9255
    Website
    Eagle River Nature Center
    32750 Eagle River Rd., Eagle River, AK 99577-8252
    July 01, 2015 until July 06, 2015
    Mon. - Sat. 7 p.m.; Sun. 3 p.m.
    Cyrano's Playhouse
    The '20s are Roaring and We're Becoming the Film Capital of the Far North! 1915-1925 will utilize early authentic newsreels and the backstories of the making of the film "Cheechako". Meet the fascinating entrepreneur Cap Lathrop, who wanted...
    Cyrano's Playhouse
    907-263-2787
    Website
    Cyrano's Playhouse
    413 D Street, Anchorage, AK 99501
    July 03, 2015
    Midnight
    Lions Community Park

    Annually, on July 3rd, the Eagle River Lions Club hosts the community-wide Independence Day celebration. Located at Mile 1.5 of Eagle River Road, Lions Park is the scene for thousands to enjoy community entertainment, sky divers, games, and...

    Lions Community Park
    Lions Community Park
    Mile 1.5 Eagle River Road, Eagle River, AK 99505
    July 03, 2015 until July 04, 2015
    Fri. 6:30 p.m. - midnight; Sat. 2 p.m.
    Eagle River and Chugiak

    A community-wide Independence Day celebration. July 3: Celebration at Lions Park begins at 6:30 p.m. Enjoy community entertainment, sky divers, games and concessions. July 4: Chugiak Parade begins at 2 p.m. at Latimer Fire Station on Old Glenn...

    Eagle River and Chugiak
    Eagle River and Chugiak
    July 03, 2015 until July 05, 2015
    Fri. & Sat.11 a.m. - 8 p.m.; Sat. parade at 10 a.m.; Sun. 11 - 6
    Fairgrounds, Mile 2.2, Alyeska Highway

    The Forest Fair features hand-crafted items, exotic foods and entertainers from all over Alaska, along with the annual Forest Fair Parade at 10 a.m. on Saturday. Limited parking is available at the Alyeska Resort daylodge with shuttle service...

    Fairgrounds, Mile 2.2, Alyeska Highway
    Fairgrounds, Mile 2.2, Alyeska Highway
    Girdwood, AK
    July 03, 2015
    6 - 9 p.m.
    Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center
    Join us for beer flights in Muse restaurant on First Friday. July's selections are pale ales featuring Alaska Big Mountain Pale Ale, Midnight Sun Belgian Pale Ale and Kassik’s Pale Moon Ale. Ages 21 and older.
    Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center
    907-929-9200
    Website
    Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center
    625 C Street, Anchorage, AK 99517
    July 03, 2015
    Noon - 1 p.m.
    Peratrovich Park
    Grab lunch al fresco and enjoy Music in the Park during the lunch hour. Each Wednesday will feature local Alaskan bands, while each Friday will showcase performers from the Alaska Native Heritage Center. 
    Peratrovich Park
    907-279-5650
    Website
    Peratrovich Park
    4th Avenue & E Street, Anchorage, AK 99501
    July 03, 2015
    5:30 - 8 p.m.
    Local Art Galleries
    Visual artists are in the spotlight the first Friday of each month when Anchorage art galleries stay open late to celebrate new works by local artists. A map for participating galleries is included in the Thursday edition of the Anchorage Press...
    Local Art Galleries
    Local Art Galleries