Engaging with Communities

If you have links to articles, resources and other materials that you think may be useful to the arts and culture sector in Alaska as we navigate the current circumstances, please contact ASCA Community Arts Program Director Charlie Sears at charles(dot)sears(at)alaska.gov. Stay well, and we are grateful for all that you do! (lastest update: 12/09/2021 – Resources are ordered from newest to oldest)


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Upcoming Events

  • DECEMBER 10th AT 11 AM – DEC 12 AT 5 PM – Holiday Cheer Christmas Bazaar – Kenai – Come shop Autistically Artistic and Strongheart Designs with many other amazing local vendors and artists. – https://www.facebook.com/events/201276002111120
  • DECEMBER 11th AT 10 AM – 2nd Saturday Shop Hop & Makers Market – Juneau –   https://www.facebook.com/events/490470655550154

  • DECEMBER 11th AT 10 AM – The Nutcracker – Anchorage –  Anchorage’s very own production of The Nutcracker, performed to Tchaikovsky’s timeless score, is a holiday performance to delight the whole family! Don’t miss out on this beloved classic, complete with mischievous mice, swirling snow, and dancing flowers. Join Marie as her Nutcracker Prince escorts her on a magical journey through the enchanted Land of the Sweets! – https://centertix.com/events/the-nutcracker-by-anchorage-ballet

  • DECEMBER 18, 2021 AT 5 PM – 9 PM – Harbor Lights Festival – Kodiak – Kodiak Maritime Museum hosts the 9th Annual Kodiak Harbor Lights Festival Saturday, December 18, 5-9 p.m. at St. Paul and St. Herman Harbors, and the Kodiak Convention Center. The event welcomes residents and visitors into the heart of Alaska’s largest fishing fleet and features vessels strung with holiday lights. A parade of decorated boats through the Near Island Channel begins at 6 p.m. – https://kodiak-maritime-museum.webnode.com/harbor-lights-registration/

  • DECEMBER 18, 2021 AT 1 PM – 2 PM – Stories & Crafts for Families: Snowflake Making & Hot Chocolate – Homer – Join us on Saturday, December 18th from 1 – 2 PM for our FIRST free-family Saturday event. This will take place every third Saturday of the month and will include crafts, treats, and storytime for families. – https://www.facebook.com/events/2084534355048952

  • DECEMBER 18, 2021 AT 10 AM – 4 PM – 2021 Goldstream Solstice Bazaar – Fairbanks – Intimate country craft show with concessions by local scouts. Browse local hand-made gifts just in time for the holidays! https://www.facebook.com/events/680870332878463

  • DEC 17 AT 5 PM – DEC 19 AT 5 PM – Maker’s Market Winter 2021 – Ketchikan – https://www.facebook.com/events/227633419280940