Wilderness, Wildlife, and Events Oh My!

There are many wonderful events and festivals planned throughout our state and forests during the Wilderness 50th anniversary year. We hope you use our page as a one-stop shopping list of Alaska Region wilderness events, video screenings, and social media coverage thoughout 2014. If you have an event to add to our list please send to our webmaster.



Voices of the Wilderness traveling art exhibit – Sitka, AK
March 7-April 7, 2014

Sitka Herring Festival - Sitka, AK
March 17-April 12, 2014




Stikine River Birding Festival - Wrangell, AK
April 24th-26th, 2014

Alaska Hummingbird Festival - Ketchikan, Alaska
April 29-May31, 2014




Spring Migration Celebration - Fairbanks, Alaska
May 3th, 2014 

Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival - Homer, AK
May 7th (Junior) 8-11th, 2014

Copper River Delta Shorebird Festival - Cordova, AK
May 8-11th 2014

Kenai Birding Festival - Kenai, AK
May 15-18th, 2014

Upper Tanana Migratory Bird Festival - Tok, AK
May, 2014 TBD



Yakutat Tern Festival - Yakutat, AK
June 5-June 8, 2014|



Bearfest – Wrangell, AK
July 23 -  July 27



Sitka WhaleFest - Sitka, AK
October 31-November 3, 2014

Alaska Bald Eagle Festival - Haines, AK
November 10 - 16, 2014