Downtown Anchorage seen with the Alaska Range to the north.
Ken Graham

Anchorage, Incredible in Any Season

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Alaska summers shine, and more people are realizing what the destination has in store for fall, winter, and spring as well. There is growing interest in multi-season travel, and Anchorage is a prime place to enjoy Alaska no matter the date. Amazing Never Hibernates No matter the season, there is…
Alaskan Spirits Distillery captured a Gold and Bronze medal in the 2019 Great American International Spirits Competition. Spirits entries from around the world competed this year premiere competition held May 4 and 5 in Rochester, New York. More than 1,400 entries were evaluated by a panel of…

May 2019 Hotel Insights

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

The summer of 2019 has a promising beginning, as May set hotel performance records for the month in terms of rate, demand, and total revenue. Demand in May was 8% higher than historical peaks for the month. Hotel revenue was up 30% from a historical record for this month set in 2017. Occupancy and…

Hike Alaska Opens the Season

Tuesday, June 04, 2019

Hike Alaska is officially open for the season. We are having an open house on First Friday, June 7 at 5-8 p.m. There will be food, local art, and a drawing for a guided hike. We are at 737 W 5th Ave, right above Glacier Brewhouse. Stop on by!
Chugiak-based Paint a Scarf has won a national award for its 23-minute training video. Paint a Scarf took the 2019 Bronze Telly Award for its “How to Paint a Silk Scarf” instructional video. Paint a Scarf’s production was honored alongside videos from Microsoft, Dyson and PBS in…