Stake out your stargaze

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Spring has just started and the sunlight is coming back fast. There is still plenty of time to stake out a good stargazing location before it gets too light. Here are some of the best places to see your favorite constellations. Creamer’s Field Migratory Waterfowl Refuge Stay at Westmark Fairbanks Hotel and Conference Center to…

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5 Reasons to Host Your Next Event at Westmark Fairbanks Hotel & Conference Center

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Ballroom filled with tables and a buffet

Whatever event you’re planning, make it even more memorable by traveling to the Westmark Fairbanks Hotel and Conference Center. Designed with your needs in mind, nothing has been spared to provide all the professional amenities, services and space you need to pull off an amazing event. From small groups to large parties, we can accommodate…

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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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Big things are happening in Denali

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We’re so excited to start planning for summer 2019 with updates at McKinley Chalet Resort. Denali is loved by many, and we can’t wait to share the area with even more guests with a 99-room addition, including the first-ever junior suites at the resort. The three-story addition will showcase views of both Mount Denali and…

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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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