Join the Anchorage Juneteenth celebration to proclaim and observe June 19th, known as Juneteenth, as the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. Events are offered during the month to include the following hosted by Juneteenth Anchorage.

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Alaskans will have even more time to enjoy the Alaska State Fair in 2021, as organizers have announced an expanded 14-day schedule for this year’s event. The 2021 Fair, themed Seeing is Believing, will be held Friday, August 20, through Monday, September 6, at the fairgrounds in Palmer. Hour…

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By John Christensen

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Join the Anchorage Downtown Partnership, Ltd. tonight for a reimagined version of Anchorage’s beloved New Year’s Eve celebration and Fireworks. This year’s event will consist of a drive-in firework and live music show. Attendees can tune in to KNOR 106.1 FM and listen to live music before an…

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I have met the last 3 Star’s over the years. Star No. 6  died a few years ago at the ripe old age of 15. This led to a first in the series of Star’s. Star No. 7 is the first male reindeer that Albert Stewart has housed in a fenced enclosure, which includes Star's Book Exchange box on the cor…

I looked back at my beer consumption patterns over this past year as part of my annual holiday ritual. At the end of every year, I always wonder how much beer I drank, what I drank, and where I drank it.

Be sure to check for hyperlinks to all events and even more information! Weekly calendar gets emailed out each Wednesday with updates & news. 👍

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Upcoming Music Shows in Alaska

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One of the most anticipated events each fall in Anchorage is the annual Pirate Pub Crawl. For over a decade thousands of swashbuckling scallywags descended upon downtown Anchorage in order to complete their map, drink, dance, and raise money for the Blood Bank of Alaska. This year it would b…


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Nationwide, readers young and old will gather by their computers, tablets, phones and TVs to watch a historic reading of Ray Bradbury’s classic novel Fahrenheit 451, streamed over YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram at 12:30 p.m. AKDT on Saturday, August 22, 2020.

Last week it looked as though summer was winding down. While school schedules and the weather might agree with that statement, the live music scene is still heating up. Though it looks like it will still be a long time until we are fully back in the swing of things, here’s a bit of what’s on…

Summer is winding down, days are getting shorter, the Anchorage municipality is in the midst of its latest four-week “reset” of restrictions, and students, teachers, and parents are watching the impending school year grow steadily closer. But thankfully, there is still live music coming our …

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Anchorage Downtown Partnership Announces Partial Closure of E Street as Part of the “Open Streets ANC” Initiative


In recent weeks we have watched as businesses have opened back up, outdoor concert venues have been packed, and the number of COVID-19 cases in our state have rocketed again. In more recent days we have watched as restrictions on many of the city’s indoor public activities have been put back…


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Sometimes there is an event so important that we here at Northern LIVE Forecast have to break the usual mold of this column and focus in on just one event coming in the next week. This is one of those times and the event is SalmonFest: Streaming for Bristol Bay.


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