Alaska Summer Festivals and Events

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: 7/19/2021 – Resources are ordered from newest to oldest)


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July 18 – August 1 – Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival – http://www.fsaf.org/

July 21 – 24 – World Eskimo-Indian Olympics  http://www.weio.org/

July 21 – 24 – Soldotna Progress Days
https://visitsoldotna.com/events/progress-days/

July 23 – 25 – Deltana Fair & Music Festival http://www.deltanafair.com/

July 28 – August 1 – Bearfest http://www.alaskabearfest.org/

July 29 – August 1 – Southeast Alaska State Fair http://www.seakfair.org/

July 30 – August 8 – Tanana Valley State Fair http://www.tananavalleyfair.org/


August 4 – 8 – Valdez Gold Rush Days http://www.valdezgoldrushdays.org/

August 6 – 8 – 46th Annual Blueberry Arts Festival https://www.ketchikanarts.org/programs-events/46th-annual-blueberry-arts-festival/

August 6 – 8 – Salmonfest http://salmonfestalaska.org/

August 13 – 14 – “By The Sea” Arts & Seafood Festival
https://artsandseafoodfestival.com/

August 14 – Ester Fest https://www.facebook.com/EsterCommunityAssociation/

August 18 – Alyeska Blueberry Mountain Arts & Music Festival https://www.alyeskaresort.com/events/festivals/blueberry-festival

August 16 – 18 – Alaska Greek Festival http://akgreekfestival.com/

August 13 – 15 – Kenai Peninsula State Fair http://www.kenaipeninsulafair.com/

August 20 – September 6 – Alaska State Fair  http://www.alaskastatefair.org/site/


September 10 – 13 – Rainforest Festival https://www.akrainforestfest.org/

September 24 – 29 – Seward Music & Arts Festival http://www.sewardfestival.com

October 1 – 3 – Make it Alaskan Festival https://www.facebook.com/makeitalaskanfestival

October 1 – 9 – Anchorage Design Week
https://www.anchoragemuseum.org/programs/special-events/anchorage-design-week-2021