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Calendar of Events
The Mat-Su Valley is filled with fun events for the whole family, from concerts and live music to fishing derbies and community celebrations. The handy events calendar can help you find exactly what you are looking for. Popular summer events include Colony Days and the Alaska State Fair, but don't forget to come back in the winter!
Saturday Dec 20, 2014
Annual Winter Solstice Festival
- December 20, 2014 - December 21, 2014
- Location: Palmer Middle School
- Address: 1159 S. Chugach, Palmer, AK 99645
Fund-raiser & Art Extravaganza This season we are hosting several non-profit groups in an effort to bring awareness to the community. Photos with Santa will be available for a modest donation. There will be a juried art competition, sled dog rides, drawing for prizes, last minute gifts by local artists and fabulous food.
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!
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