Southeast Alaska Schedule of Events for August

If you’re traveling through Southeast Alaska this month, we invite you to join us for the many events held throughout the region.

August 1st – August 4th | Sitka

Sitka Arts & Science Festival

August 1st-August 31st | Coffman Cove

Annual King Salmon Derby

August 4th – August 6th | Ketchikan

Annual Blueberry Arts Festival

August 5th | Juneau

Aukeman Sprint Triathlon

Aug 11th – Aug 12th | Coffman Cove

7th Annual “By the Sea” Arts & Seafood Festival

August 11th – August 13th | Juneau

71st Golden North Salmon Derby

August 12th | Haines

Haines Totem Trot

August 12th | Ketchikan

The Pennock Island Swim Challenge

August 12th | Juneau

The Nifty Fifty

August 13th | Sitka

Change Your Latitude Open Water Challenge

August 26th | Ketchikan

The Deer Mountain Challenge

August 26th | Juneau

Farmer’s Market Annual Food Festival

August 26th | Hoonah

Neighbor’s Day

Amanda was raised in a small farming town at the base of the Rocky Mountain range.  She enthusiastically experiments with foraged foods, occasionally dabbles in creative design, and is fast approaching a life list of 200 birds.  Currently, she lives and works in Alaska’s capital city.  Amanda can be reached at: