Category - Events

Colony Christmas 2017

December 7, 2017 by Casey Ressler
There is simply no better way to get into the holiday spirit than a visit to Colony Christmas, which takes place this weekend in downtown Palmer. The entire community comes together to make it one of the most memorable weekends on the calendar. From a parade of lights and fireworks to craft fairs...

Wasilla turns 100

June 29, 2017 by Casey Ressler
This year's Fourth of July festivities in Wasilla are not only celebrating America's independence, but also the 100-year anniversary of the town's founding. Several events are being held around town on the Fourth of July and the following weekend, including the annual parade through downtown. On...

Colony Days 2017

June 8, 2017
This weekend, Colony Days takes over downtown Palmer, and with it, plenty of opportunities to get outside, have fun and celebrate the rich history of the Matanuska Colony. Colony Days kicks off Friday with several events, including the weekly Friday Flings open air market with live music from the...

Girls Weekend Out

April 27, 2017
There is a takeover of Palmer coming this weekend, and women around the Southcentral Alaska region have been looking forward to it for months. The seventh-annual Who Let The Girls Out event in downtown Palmer includes two days of events, sales and special opportunities for women at numerous local...