Alaska State Fair

The 2021 Alaska State Fair takes place Aug. 20-Sept. 6, three weekends of fair fun featuring vendors, concerts, rides and much more. The fair, typically 12 days, expanded to 14 days in 2021, spanning three weekends instead of two (the fair is closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays). 

Event updates

Many Mat-Su events have been changed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. To be informed of future events that will be occurring in the Mat-Su Valley, please sign up for our e-newsletter. For more information, please visit our Covid-19 information page for visitors. It is highly recommended to check the web sites of the specific event to get a current update.