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Closer look at the 2018 Fair
Dec04

Closer look at the 2018 Fair

Fair sees increases of 46% in concert sales, 5.7% in gate revenues, 4% in attendance With final numbers in, it was definitively a good year at the 2018 Alaska State Fair, which took place August 23 – September 3 at the fairgrounds in Palmer. Concerts, attendance & revenue up Most notably, ticket sales for our AT&T Concert Series were up 46.3 percent from 2017 and 8.5 percent up from 2016, with a total of 28,515 tickets sold in...

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Free with Fair Admission All Around the Grounds
Jul02

Free with Fair Admission All Around the Grounds

No matter where you turn at this year’s Alaska State Fair, you are sure to be face-to-face with some fabulous entertainment – FREE with Fair admission! Here are some highlights – be sure to check out our 2017 daily schedule and fairground map for all the details! Alyeska Pipeline Colony Stage Here is where you will see Loop Rawlins’ Wild West Show, as seen on America’s Got Talent, plus many other talented local and national acts! Don...

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Top 10 Can’t-Miss Things at the 2017 Fair
Aug22

Top 10 Can’t-Miss Things at the 2017 Fair

One of the top questions we get asked is, “What’s new at the Fair this year?!” With that in mind, we’ve compiled our top 10 list of can’t-miss events, features and attractions at the 2017 Alaska State Fair! Things change, so be sure to visit our website and check out the daily schedule for details and the most up-to-date information.   World of Music Loop Rawlins Cheers and Beers New food booth The Last Bandoleros Social media...

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Scholarship Awards Triple

Quilt Raffle Helps Triple Fair Scholarship Awards The Alaska State Fair will be able to triple our scholarship awards next year thanks to several successful fundraising efforts including the commemorative quilt raffle that took place during the 2016 Fair. In celebration of our 80th birthday, we raffled off a commemorative Fair quilt, with all proceeds benefiting the Fair scholarship fund. Lorraine Stotts was the lucky winner of the...

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Fair 2016 Exhibitor Guide Now Available

It’s spring in Alaska, which means it’s time to start planning for your exhibit entry at the 2016 Alaska State Fair! We’ve got all the details in you need in our 2016 exhibitor guide, now available on our website. No matter what your skill or interest, there are lots of fun exhibit categories to choose from: Art Baked Goods Canning Clay Arts Creative Arts & Crafts Crops Fiber & Fleece Flowers Handwork & Needlework Honey...

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