☺ Kids’ Day Activities- Presented by Mat-Su valley Frontiersman from 2:00- 6:00 pm
The AlaskaDispatch.com Borealis Plaza
Tent will be filled with activities for
children. Join in on the monster mural
coloring, play dough fun, and visit with
☺ Diaper Derby and Toddler Trot
Presented by Combs Insurance Agency, Inc.
From 1:00 pm- 2:30 pm expect to see the
Pebble Corral filled with infants in
diapers racing on all fours and toddlers
trotting to the finish line. Have fun with
the parents and other adults cheering on
the little ones!
☺ Kids’ Day Games- Presented by MTA
will be held from 3:00 pm -5:30 pm
Children 12 and under will join in on
this fun in the Providence Corral.
Watch as they have a blast in the
3-legged race, straw scramble,
egg-in-a-spoon, frog jump, pie-eating
contest, potato sack race, and
☺ Cookies, Cookies, Cookies!
Decorate a cookie in the Hoskins Exhibits
from 2:30 pm- 4:00 pm
Also stick around for the C&H Sugar “Just for Kids” Cookie contest from 4:00 pm – 6:45 pm with judging at 7:00 pm.
Birdman of Las Vegas- Presented by Horizon Lines of Alaska
Pebble Coral, Daily 12:30, 2:30, 5:30 and 7:00 pm
Martin Buser and his puppies
Pioneer Plaza at the MTA booth, 3-6:00 pm
Demolition Derby- Presented by Anchorage Press, Kendall Toyota Grandstand, 6:00pm
Kendall Toyota Grandstand, 6:00 pm
Collective Soul- Presented by Mix 103.1
AT&T Borealis Theatre 7:00 pm
In the sky, 10:00 pm
Saturday, August 28, 2010
Alaska State Fair Parade
Downtown Palmer, 11:00 am
Roller Derby- Rage City Roller Girls vs., Fairbanks Roller Girls
Kendall Toyota Grandstand, 4:00 pm
Greatland Chili Fiesta
Plaza Tent, 10- 4:00 pm
Parent Child Look-Alike Contest
Heineken Woodlot Stage, 4:00-6:00 pm
Lonestar- Presented by 107.5 KASH
AT&T Borealis Theatre, 6:30pm
Denali Cooks- Rockin’ Alaska for 20 years
Sluicebox, 9:00 pm
Rodeo Dance- Featuring the Ken Peltier band
Plaza Tent, 9:00 pm – Midnight
Imagine if…you were giving advice to a first-time fairgoer. What tips and tricks would you share for a perfect day at the Fair? Comment here or share your thoughts on our Facebook page.Learn More
Imagine if…you are planning your perfect day at the 2010 Fair. When are you planning to go and what are you going to do when you get here? Comment here or share your thoughts on our Facebook page.Learn More
We’re excited to offer some fun, new things this year, like:
And, of course, we have all the souvenir must-haves, like mugs, buttons, pins, posters, magnets and more.
There are two easy ways to get your hands on the 2010 Fair souvenirs:
Imagine if…you could have absolutely anything as a Fair souvenir. What is the one thing you would take home to remember the 2010 Fair? Comment here or share your thoughts on our Facebook page.Learn More
What’s the contest all about? It’s easy – just take lots of photos or video during your day at the Fair, and then upload the BEST OF THE BEST to our Facebook page between August 26 –September 7. Our staff will pick their favorites on September 1 and again on September 7 (and maybe even more often if we can find time during the busy Fair!).
What can you win? Nothing less than the exclusive, much-sought-after 2010 AT&T Borealis Concert Series t-shirt! As we like to say, “You can’t buy love … and you can’t buy this t-shirt!” Depending on how awesome your photos and videos are, we may even award some other cool prizes, too, so keep those entries coming!
So what kinds of things are photo/video-worthy? We’ll leave that up to your imagination! Think funny animal interactions … messiest Fair foods … craziest carnival rides … the sky is the limit!
Thinking of entering? Here’s some important stuff you need to know:
Imagine if…you were entering the Fair photo/video contest. Where would you head first for the best footage? Comment here or share your thoughts on our Facebook page.Learn More