Alaska First Friday events in March

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Alaska is home to America’s tallest peak, captivating scenery, and some of the most creative people you’ll ever meet. Across the state, artists put all of those things on display at “First Friday” events. Different artists feature their works of art at participating businesses for the general public to enjoy on the first Friday of…

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New Year’s Eve in the North

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Many of us have hopes of a new year filled with crushing goals and (of course) good health and fortune. Why not get your 2019 started by kicking it off Alaska-style? Whether you’re single and ready to mingle or have a family full of kiddos, here’s a list of fun and unique Alaska New Year’s…

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Have a spooky good Halloween in Alaska

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Alaskans’ Halloween memories are different than most people who grew up in the Lower 48. In Alaska the number one consideration when picking a Halloween costume isn’t about the most popular super hero or princess of the year but about staying warm while trick-or-treating through snowdrifts and frigid temperatures. Alaskans aren’t about to let cold…

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Your Alaska mid-summer concert guide

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Picture this: you’re in Alaska, surrounded by mountains, glaciers, rivers and wildlife and you’re dancing your heart out to some of the best live music by artists from Alaska and beyond. Now pinch yourself, because you’re not dreaming! There’s sure to be a summer concert very near your Westmark Hotel no matter what time of…

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