Category - Events

Untold Stories

October 24, 2019 by Casey Ressler
Untold Stories, hosted by the Palmer Museum of History and Art, brings Valley storytellers together for tall tales and memories of growing up on the Last Frontier. The event is molded after the popular Arctic Entries event in Anchorage. During each performance, seven storytellers have seven minutes...

Fall Festival

October 15, 2019 by Casey Ressler
With winter right around the corner, there's one more chance to celebrate fall this weekend. The Reindeer Farm in the Butte is hosting the final installment of their Fall Festival on Oct. 19. The festival is a family friendly event that includes several activities, food, music and most of all, fun!...
Live music, baseball and an open air market are just a few of the highlights of a busy Summer Solstice weekend. Summer solstice is a tad bittersweet in Alaska, because we know we aren't gaining daylight any more. But, it' s a time for celebration as the longest day of the year is here, complete with...

HOG Rally

June 12, 2019 by Casey Ressler
This weekend, there will be HOGS everywhere in the Mat-Su Valley, as the Harley Owners Group is hosting the 25th anniversary Last Frontier Rally here. More than 150 Harley owners are expected to attend this year's Last Frontier Rally, organizers said. They aren't just local riders, either - several...

Friday Flings

May 24, 2019 by Casey Ressler
While today is the start of the Memorial Day weekend, it's also part of an entire summer filled with food, fun, live music and festivities as Friday Flings takes over downtown Palmer. Each Friday, the downtown area turns into a makeshift farmer's market, food court and music venue, as Friday Flings...
Every May, Talkeetna is the center of Alaska's aviation world, as the Talkeetna Fly-In takes place, attracting pilots and unique planes from around the state for a weekend of fun and events that kicks off Friday, May 17 at the airport. The Talkeetna Fly-In's slogan is "Honoring the past, celebrating...