Downtown Summer Solstice Festival and Hero Games

Grab your shades and head downtown for the Summer Solstice Festival brought to you by Anchorage Downtown Partnership, Ltd.!  The free festival will take place from noon to 6 p.m. from C Street to H Street between 4th and 5th avenues. With live music, kids games, outdoor activities, and demonstrations.

Hero Games

The Hero Games will take place on 4th Avenue on F St between 6th and 7th avenues from Noon to 4 p.m.  This friendly competition will be against Alaska’s first responders featuring U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army, U.S. Coast Guard, Air and Army National Guards, Anchorage Fire Department, and Anchorage Police Department. Watch as each team competes in this race through various obstacle courses involving water balloon toss, tire changing, donut eating contest, scooter races, a human foosball court, and much more.  The winning team will be announced a round 3 p.m.! 

Learn more about how Anchorage celebrates summer solstice.