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Video and Photo Tour

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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! 

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Saturday Oct 25, 2014


Holiday Bazaar

  • October 25, 2014
  • Location: Alaska State Fair - Raven Hall
  • Address: 2075 Glenn Hwy, Palmer, AK 99645

Get a jump on the holiday shopping season with the first bazaar of the season at the Alaska State Fairgrounds. Free admission, and vendors from around the Valley.

 

Reindeer Farm Fall Fun

  • October 25, 2014
  • Location: Palmer Reindeer Farm
  • Address: 5561 S. Bodenburg Loop Road, Palmer, AK 99645

Join the Reindeer Farm every Saturday in October for family fun, featuring a hay maze, reindeer tours, tractor pulled wagon rides, face painting and much more. $10 per person throughout the month of October.

 

Video Photo Tour

Video Photo Tour

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Social Media

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Helpful resources

Helpful resources

So you're planning a trip to Alaska and need some help getting started. You've come to the right place! More Info

Maps and more

Maps and more

Find Alaska Highway maps and mileage chart for distances between destination points within the Mat-Su… More Info

Great outdoors

Great outdoors

Discover more about boating, rafting, fishing, flightseeing and how to get into the backcountry of… More Info

Denali Flightseeing

Denali Flightseeing

Alaska's majestic scenery appears magnified from a Cessna window and the vantage point makes for good… More Info

glaciers

glaciers

You can see a glacier just about anywhere in Alaska. But in the Mat-Su Valley, you can actually get out… More Info

Alaska Rafting

Alaska Rafting

Uncover hidden jewels only accessible by boat. Hover in rapids through canyons, see glaciers calve fall… More Info

Dining in Mat-Su

Dining in Mat-Su

Fine dining to cafes and everything in between. Don't be surprised if your portions are Alaska-sized.… More Info

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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!



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