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Bee Happy & Win! Sweepstakes
May27

Bee Happy & Win! Sweepstakes

Free Concert Tickets! (Enter Fair Sweepstakes for 12 Chances to Win!) Love music? Like winning? Then be sure to enter the Alaska State Fair Bee Happy and Win Sweepstakes! You’ll have a chance to win one of 12 prizes, including tickets to our AT&T Concert Series and a bunch of other cool free stuff! We’ll award one prize a week for 12 weeks starting next Friday, June 3. You can enter once a day starting today, May 27, through...

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Final Two Acts Announced!
May26

Final Two Acts Announced!

KONGOS, July Talk and Cheech & Chong Join Fair Concert Series! If good rock music gets your heart pumping, or if you’re in the mood for some irreverent and hilarious comedy, then you’re going to be excited about the final acts announced for the 2016 AT&T Concert Series at the Alaska State Fair! KONGOS July Talk Cheech & Chong On Sunday, August 28, KONGOS with special guest July Talk performs at the Fair, while the iconic...

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Alaska Students Receive $4,250 in Fair Scholarships
May03

Alaska Students Receive $4,250 in Fair Scholarships

Five Alaska high school students will head off to college this fall with some extra funds in their bank accounts, thanks to the Alaska State Fair scholarship fund! The students, who are from across Alaska, received scholarship awards totaling $4,250 this spring. Every student who completed an application also received two free admissions to the 2016 Fair. Congratulations to the 2016-2017 Alaska State Fair scholarship recipients,...

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Fair Goes Smoke-Free in 2016
May02

Fair Goes Smoke-Free in 2016

The annual Alaska State Fair is going smoke-free in 2016! The Fair’s new smoke-free policy was adopted earlier this year, and will take effect at the 2016 event, to be held August 25 – September 5. “It’s not about the right to smoke but about the right to not have to breathe second-hand smoke. Smoking is an active choice. Breathing second-hand smoke is not,” said Jerome Hertel, Fair general manager. Hertel added that the policy will...

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