Don't miss the start of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race! The race's ceremonial start is March 6, 2021 in downtown Anchorage at 10 a.m. The Restart of the race is Sunday, March 7, 2021 at the Willow Community Center at 2 p.m. There is limited parking, arrive early or catch shuttles available from Wasilla. Stay tuned to iditarod.com during race week.
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