Tag - Palmer

Shop Small

November 27, 2019 by Casey Ressler
This Thanksgiving, ditch Black Friday and opt for Shop Small Saturday in Palmer - you'll help support local businesses and you may find yourself a treat or two. Instead of fighting crowds at a big box store, spend your Saturday strolling through downtown Palmer, supporting members of your community....

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!...
Want to know more about Palmer's history as part of the Matanuska Colonist project? Or are you interested in Wasilla's gold mining history? Perhaps Alaska's aviation history, or the culture of mountain climbing in Talkeetna? Luckily, all that and more can be found at one of the many museums around...

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...