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Festivals of the Last Frontier!

Don’t know where to get your party on in Alaska?

A massive state featuring some unforgettable scenery, the Last Frontier yields a multitude of annual events to celebrate its culture, heritage, and history.

From king crab to ice carving to midnight ballgames, Alaska’s festivals are the ticket – especially if you have a ticket!

Anchorage Folk Festival

Held in mid-January, the Anchorage Folk Festival is a free music fest set on campus at the University of Alaska in Anchorage. Check out live music on the Main Stage, sign up for some workshops, or enjoy festival dances and Late Night Jams.

World Ice Art Championships

Held in late February, the World Ice Art Championships is set in Fairbanks at George Horner Ice Park. Check out over 100 ice sculptors from more than 30 countries, plus amateur contests.

Alaska Folk Festival

Held in mid-April, the free, weeklong Alaska Folk Festival is set in Juneau. Since 1975, AFF features dances, workshops, and of course, live folk music at Centennial Hall.

Golden Days

Held in mid-July, Golden Days is “Golf Fashioned Fun” celebrated in Fairbanks since 1901. Events include the kick-off party, duck race, massive street fair, Sunday in Pioneer Park, and of course, the parade.

Midnight Sun Game

Held in late June, the Midnight Sun Game takes place in Fairbanks’ Growden Memorial Park during the summer solstice. Check out the Alaska Goldpanners from 10:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. under Alaska’s midnight sun.

Kodiak Crab Festival

Held in late May, the Kodiak Crab Festival is a Memorial Day Weekend event set in Kodiak. Check out book sales, craft markets, art shows, and tons of crab, plus events like the Predicted Mile Swim and Rubber Duck Race.

Last Frontier Theatre Con

Held in June, the Last Frontier Theatre Conference takes place at the Prince William Sound Community College and Valdez Civic Center in Valdez.

Don’t miss seminars, workshops, award ceremonies, and galas with fellow directors, producers, and playwrights.


Best Western Hotels Along the Way:


Best Western Golden Lion Hotel

1000 E 36th Avenue, Anchorage AK 99508-4304
Phone: +1 907-561-1522  |  Fax: (907) 743-4814  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »


Best Western Plus Chena River Lodge

1255 TVSA Way, Fairbanks AK 99709-4678
Phone: +1 907-328-3500  |  Fax: (907) 328-3607  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »


Best Western Plus Pioneer Park Inn

1908 Chena Landing Loop, Fairbanks AK 99701-2704
Phone: +1 907-479-8080  |  Fax: (907) 479-8063  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »


Best Western Country Lane Inn

9300 Glacier Highway, Juneau AK 99801-9315
Phone: +1 907-789-5005  |  Fax: (907) 789-2818  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »


Best Western Grandma's Feather Bed

2358 Mendenhall Loop Road, Juneau AK 99801-8001
Phone: +1 907-789-5566  |  Fax: (907) 789-2818  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »


Best Western Kodiak Inn and Convention Center

236 W Rezanof Drive, Kodiak AK 99615-6044
Phone: +1 907-486-5712  |  Fax: (907) 486-3430  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »


Best Western Valdez Harbor Inn

100 Harbor Drive, Valdez AK 99686-0468
Phone: +1 907-835-3434  |  Fax: (907) 835-2308  |  Hotel Details & Reservations »

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