Submitted By Amanda Pilley

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

May 1st-31st | Juneau

Spring King Salmon Derby,

May 2nd-17th | Juneau

Juneau Jazz and Classics Festival,

May 6th-18th | Sitka

Ocean Wave Quilters Guild Quilt Show,

May 10th-6/8th | Wrangell

Annual King Salmon Derby,

May 15th-18th | Petersburg

Little Norway Festival,

May 17th | Juneau

Spring Tide Scramble,

May 17th  |  Sitka

Julie Hughes Triathlon,

May 23rd-24th  |  Haines

Great Alaska Craft Beer & Home Brew Festival,

May 23rd-26th  |  Petersburg

King Salmon Derby,

May 24th | Craig

Prince of Wales Is. Marathon & Half Marathon,

May 24th | Haines

10K Slammin’ Salmon Run,

May 24th-6/15th | Ketchikan

King Salmon Derby,

May 24th-6/1st | Haines

35th Annual King Salmon Derby,

May  24th-6/1st  | Sitka

Sitka Salmon Derby,

Southeast Living Magazine is excited to welcome Amanda Pilley as a new contributor to the publication. Amanda has lived in Southeast Alaska for most of her adult life and recently moved back to Juneau for the third time. She is a graduate of Albertson College of Idaho with a degree in Creative Writing. To reach Amanda, please feel free to email her at