Show off Skills at Alaska’s Got Talent

Alaskans, start tuning up your musical instruments … warming up those vocal cords … perfecting those dance moves … or practicing whatever other amazing talent you may have. The registration deadline for the 3rd Annual Alaska’s Got Talent competition at the Alaska State Fair is coming up on Friday, August 20! Registration is limited to […]

What’s New & Exciting at the 2010 Fair?

New. Exciting. Interesting. You’ll find all of this at the 2010 Alaska State Fair, with our jam-packed line-up of new events and attractions! Here are some of our favorite new additions to the Fair schedule this year: Alaska State Fair Beard Contest. Got winning whiskers? Enter them in the first annual Alaska State Fair Beard […]

Imagine if Contest Winners Announced!

More than 100 people entered the Alaska State Fair “Imagine if Contest” by submitting the zaniest, most fun, most creative way to finish the phrase “Imagine if…” on our Facebook page. We had a tough time selecting from all the great entries, but finally narrowed it down to our top five. And the winners are… […]

iPhone App Makes Ticket-Buying Easy

Buying Alaska State Fair admission and concert tickets is easier than ever. In fact, they may already be in your pocket! Well, sort of. With the new iPhone app from ETIX, iPhone owners can buy Fair admission and concert tickets online, download the tickets to their iPhone, and simply scan the tickets at the Fair […]

Official Alaska State Fair Beer Announced

For the very first time, there will be an official beer at the Alaska State Fair this year! After a taste-off between two beers last week, we decided on a delicious cream ale from Kassik’s Kenai Brew Stop. The brew will be flowing at the Oasis Beer Garden and the Sluicebox for the duration of […]

Youth Spirit Contest Deadline Extended!

Hey, are you an Alaska high school or college student? Want to win some cold hard cash (up to $1,000 bucks!) PLUS season admission, a parking pass, two concert tickets, meal chits and more from the Alaska State Fair? Then you don’t want to miss out on this – the Alaska State Fair Youth Spirit […]

Big Fun, Big Savings at the Fair

Your time at the Alaska State Fair should be big on fun – and big on savings! There are tons of ways to save at the 2010 Fair – check it out! Beat the rush – buy early. Save $1 on each Fair admission when you buy online by August 25! Just visit our Web […]

Concert Ticket Winner Announced

Thousands of you entered to win two free tickets to the concert of your choice at the 2010 Alaska State Fair…and the lucky winner is Tami Foster of Anchorage! There were three easy ways to enter – by becoming a Fair Facebook fan or signing up to receive mobile or e-mail updates from the Fair […]

Learning is Fun at the Fair

Sure, the Alaska State Fair is a lot of fun – but did you know it’s also educational? With all the exhibits, attractions, activities, events and vendors, there are plenty of opportunities to learn at the Fair – all while having a great time! Here are some ways that fairgoers of all ages can mix […]