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- Annual Winter Solstice Festival
- Arkose Brewery Tour
- Colony Christmas
- Fireweed 400
- Fourth of July parade
- Halloween Hollow
- Homespun Holiday Bazaar
- Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race
- Moose on Parade
- Musk Ox Mother's Day Opening
- Palmer Cash Mob
- Palmer Pride Picnic
- Pioneer Peak Elementary Holiday Bazaar
- Second Saturday Art Walk
- Selfies with Santa (family photos too!)
- Shop Small Saturday
- Skwentna Roadhouse Pig Roast
- Wilderness Woman/Bachelor Auction
- Wildlife Wednesdays lecture series
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Yahoo Mat-Su! Where Alaska comes to play
The Mat-Su Valley is your place for adventure. From flightseeing Mount McKinley to rafting the Matanuska River, excitement is right around every corner. Spectacular views abound, from mountains to glaciers to wildlife. Conveniently located 35 miles north of Anchorage, your Alaska experience begins when you get to the Mat-Su Valley. Spend a day exploring Hatcher Pass, test your luck fishing or take advantage of the bountiful hiking. The Mat-Su Valley - where Alaska comes to play!
You'll find a wide variety of lodging options to fit your preferences and budget. Choose from comfo...
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Alaska adventure is everywhere in the Mat-Su Valley! Summer and winter you will find a wide variety...
Three mountain ranges... 2,000 miles of trails... thousands of lakes... hundreds of miles of rivers...
Choose from fine dining to down home cafes and everything in between. Many of these restaurants use...
Mark the occasion of your Alaska visit with a special keepsake that tells the story of your adventu...
Alaska winters are spectacular in the Mat-Su Valley. Alpenglow sunsets over Denali, winter ice fish...
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