Posts from August 2014

Last Blast of Summer

August 14, 2014
Next Thursday, the unofficial "last blast of summer" begins, as the Alaska State Fair takes over Palmer for 11 days of fun, concerts, food and games. Lasting memories are made every August at the fair. The Alaska State Fair is Alaska's largest event, and each year Alaskans look forward to their...

Plain air paint out

August 7, 2014
Next weekend, a unique event takes place in Denali State Park, combining the great outdoors with the world of painting. The "Plain Air Paint Out" takes place Aug. 15-17 at Byers Lake Campground at Mile 147 Parks Hwy. It's an opportunity to spend the weekend in the woods in a spectacular setting,...