Wilderness & Wildlife Events

There are many wonderful events and festivals planned throughout our state and forests. We hope you use our page as a one-stop shopping list of Alaska Region wilderness events, video screenings, and social media coverage throughout 2015. If you have an event to add to our list please send to our webmaster.



International Migratory Bird Day, Juneau Community Garden
May 16, 2015

Kenai River Birding Festival
May 14-17

Upper Tanana Migratory Bird Festival - Tok, AK
May 2015 TBD

Yakutat Tern Festival - Yakutat, AK
May 28-31, 2015



Potter Marsh Discovery Day, Anchorage, AK
June 6, 11:00am-4:00pm



Bearfest – Wrangell, AK
July 22-26, 2015

Bike and Bird Day, Anchorage
TBA (late July/early August)



Gone with the Wing Festival, Anchorage
August 22, 12:00pm-4:00pm

Tanana Valley Sandhill Crane Festival, Fairbanks
August 28-30


Sitka WhaleFest - Sitka, AK
November 5-8, 2015

Alaska Bald Eagle Festival - Haines, AK
November 9 - 15, 2015