Posts from July 2015

Butte Beauty

July 21, 2015
One of the best day trips around is right in the Mat-Su Valley's back yard, as the Butte offers stunning views of the Valley, a chance to get some exercise and best of all, it's free and very family friendly. The Butte is located just off Bodenburg Butte Road, off the Old Glenn Highway. The most...

Art takes over Palmer

July 9, 2015
This Saturday, art of all sorts takes over the downtown Palmer area, as the Palmer Midsummer Garden and Art Faire has events planned ranging from gardening demonstrations to live music and baking. This year, there are several interesting demonstrations and classes for gardeners, and best yet, all of...

A Festive Fourth

July 2, 2015
No fireworks, no problem! The Mat-Su Valley has several fun and family-friendly ways to celebrate the Fourth of July this weekend, including the always unique Moose on Parade. In downtown Wasilla, the annual Fourth of July parade promises to be a sea of red, white and blue as the floats wind their...