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Community Calendar

The Everts Community Calendar spotlights events throughout Alaska. Calendar items pertain to events in rural communities.

ANCHORAGE

Date

Event/Location/Link/Image

Description

April 28 –
May 5

50th Annual Citywide Cleanup Week Kickoff
The Lakefront Anchorage
http://business.anchoragechamber.org/events/details/50th-annual-citywide-cleanup-week-5160

For 50 years, the Anchorage Chamber has helped preserve the cleanliness and beauty of its city through the Citywide Cleanup Week. Thousands of volunteers come together to collect millions of pounds of trash and dispose of it at local dumping and landfill stations. This week-long event is a way for businesses and the Anchorage Chamber to give back to the community and take pride in and ownership of Anchorage.

 

Apr 18-
Sept 30

Cruisin' The Fossil Coastline
Anchorage Museum
www.anchorage.net/event/cruisin-the-fossil-coastline/36413/

This exhibition focuses on their Alaska fossil adventures and the remarkable stories that fossils reveal: the history of life on Earth punctuated by killer asteroids and mass extinctions; the ancient geology of prehistoric Alaska and its giant sea-going reptile, the ichthyosaur; the most beautiful of all fossils named after an Egyptian god (ammonites); the long-vanished polar desert landscape of Alaska’s Mammoth Steppe; the 13-feet-tall Mega Bear of the Pleistocene; the 50 million-year-old “walking whale,” a limbed ancestor to the finned species we know today; and the mystery surrounding the Lipscomb Bone Bed, a mass “grave” of hundreds of duckbill dinosaur bones.

Apr 20 - May 20

4th Ave.  Indoor Market
333 W 4th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501
www.anchorage.net/event/4th-avenue-indoor-market/36346/

Support Alaskan Artists and craftsman. The 4th Avenue Indoor Market is located in the heart of Anchorage. We offer a wide variety of crafts, artwork and homemade goods. Shine or rain enjoy our many vendors indoors! Open every Friday through Sunday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. year-round.

Apr 21

Alaska Heart Run
Alaska Airlines Center
www.AlaskaHeartRun.org

Join the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association as we celebrate the 40th Annual Alaska Heart Run on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Register to race with us for this milestone event at the UAA Alaska Airlines Center (3550 Providence Drive; Anchorage, AK 99508).
The event is family friendly and features a challenge for everyone. Sign up for a 5K timed or untimed length or a 3K walk! Check-in opens at 7:30 a.m. and the timed runners will take off at 9:30 a.m., with the untimed racers and walkers departing at 10:00 a.m.

May 2-3

AACA 2018 Annual Convention & Trade Show
Anchorage International Airport – Concourse A
www.alaskaaircarriers.org/2018-aaca-convention--trade-show.html

 

May 5-6

2018 Great Alaska Aviation Gathering
FedEx Hangar - 5800 Lockheed Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99502
www.greatalaskaaviationgathering.org/

Now in its 21st season, this is Alaska’s premier, must-see aviation event with nearly 300 exhibitors and 25,000 attendees! 

May 11,12,13

Valdez Fly-In and Air Show
Valdez, AK
http://www.valdezflyin.com/

The 2017 event featured spectacular STOL flying, aerobatics by Scott Sexton and Gary Ward, a demonstration of a WWII era C-46 cargo plane and a world record in the world famous STOL contest. Approximately 200 airplanes and more than 2,500 hundred people descended on Pioneer Field in Valdez for the 14th Valdez Fly-In and Air Show.

FAIRBANKS

Date

Event/Location/Link/Image

Description

April 22

Celebrate Earth Day
Fairbanks Children's Museum
www.fairbankschildrensmuseum.com

The Georgeson Botanical Garden and the Fairbanks Children's Museum are partnering to offer a fun-filled celebration of Earth Day. Make an edible terrarium, learn about the environment, and explore all the Children's Museum has to offer!

May 4-5

Moose on the Loose Scavenger Hunt
Participating Fairbanks Businesses
https://fairbanksalaska.com/events/event/moose-on-the-loose/

Celebrate National Small Business Week with this fun scavenger hunt, hosted by Fairbanks Economic Development Corporation!

May 5

37th Annual Chena River Run
Woodriver Elementary - Fairbanks, AK
www.runningclubnorth.org/

 

May 11

Fairbanks Visitor Industry Walk for Charity
Starts at Immaculate Conception Church
http://fairbanks.rfp.simpleviewinc.com/rsvp/?action=details&eventId=701&noredirect=1

Raise money for local charities as you feast on fabulous food on this fun 4k graze through downtown Fairbanks. You choose the local charity from our list of registered charities, who will receive 100% of your registration fees. The Visitor Industry organizes the walk and all money raised through registration fees is donated to local non-profits. * Over the last 15 walks $352,008 has been raised for local charities.


There is no fee for event listings as they are provided as a public service of Everts. To have your event appear on our Community Calendar please email us at least 2 weeks in advance of the event.