Events

The 2013 Seward Silver Salmon Derby!

The 2013 Seward Silver Salmon Derby!

Press Release from the Seward Chamber of Commerce Seward, Alaska, August 12, 2013 – As the 58th Seward Silver Salmon Derby kicked off on Saturday Aug. 10th Earl Cagle, Phillip Lazenby and Harold Foley (All past three Derby winners) stopped by the Derby Booth on opening morning to say Hi and buy tickets. Just […]

Lost Lake Race Volunteers Needed

The Lost Lake Race is in need of volunteers for this year’s race coming up on August 24.  The festivities for after the race will be held at the waterfront pavilion. If interested in helping out, please contact Marsha at 224-3537. Volunteers will be provided a free lunch and T-shirt. […]

Seward Subway Swim Camp Aug 12-16

Seward Subway Swim Camp Aug 12-16

Seward Tsunami Swim Club (STSC) is proud to be hosting University of Wyoming swim coaches: Matt Leach, Manabu Noguchi and Sam King for our second annual Seward Subway Swim Camp.  Camp starts on Monday, August 12th, and will finish Friday August 16th.  Swimmers start their day at 8:00 a.m. and […]

So much Fundraising so little time

So much Fundraising so little time

Seward Arts Council is gearing up for their busy season.  We have so many wonderful fundraisers going on right now.  One of my favorites is the Karaoke Cruise.  We still have tickets left!  Tickets are $50 a person.  That includes a prime rib and salmon buffet aboard a beautiful Major […]

Seward Salmon Derby press release

Seward Salmon Derby press release

Some people judge the end of summer by the weather, some by events. For all you die hard Fishermen and women out there you know summer is coming to an end when the Seward Salmon Derby rolls around. The last big event for the summer, so plan for it! August […]

Karaoke Cruise Contest

Karaoke Cruise Contest

The finals 10 contestants for the Karaoke Cruise Finals have been selected, in random order they are: 1. Don Sutherland 2. Josh White 3. Steve Lemme 4. Jacob Ancil Rubenberg 5. Carolyn Christensen 6. Andy Zamarripa 7. Dennis Bunn 8. Rika Pere 9. Sharon Dillon 10. Casey Ainley Ticket for […]

Eleanor “Ellie” the sea lion pup

Eleanor “Ellie” the sea lion pup

The staff of the Alaska SeaLife Center are pleased to announce the name of Woody and Eden’s pup.   Please join us on Sunday, August 4th, when “Ellie” will make her debut in the Steller sea lion habitat at the Alaska SeaLife Center. Animal Care staff will be available at 1PM […]

Calling all volunteers!

Calling all volunteers!

We’re still looking for volunteers to assist with the 15th Annual 5k Wildlife Rescue Run and related SeaFest activities this Saturday, August 3!  All volunteers will receive a limited edition t-shirt featuring Pakak, a Pacific walrus rehabilitated last summer thanks to generous public and corporate support (cute photo below).  Oh […]

ASLC Spot-Light on Science Seminar Series:

ASLC Spot-Light on Science Seminar Series:

Eider Journey Science Program, USFWS Barrow, Alaska  Student Field Research Presentation Tuesday, August 6, 2013 12-1pm (Brown Bag Lunch) Alaska SeaLife Center, Bear Mt. Conference Room Free Seminar, All are welcome! The Eider Journey Science Program involves youth from Barrow, Alaska in field research and outreach related to Steller’s and […]

Aloha Bluegrass Band Performs August 14

Aloha Bluegrass Band Performs August 14

The Aloha Bluegrass Band will be playing on August 14th at Chinooks Restaurant in Seward. The band consists of musicians from Alaska, Hawaii, and Nashville that come together each summer to teach music camps and play concerts. There is a 10 dollar cover, and the show starts at 9:30pm. A portion of the […]

!!Auditions!!

!!Auditions!! For Port City Players Halloween Production of A Night with Edgar Allen Poe July 30th and 31st 7:00 pm @ Resurrect Art Coffee House   We are looking for actors for the following poems and shorts stories: The Raven Telltale Heart The Black Cat The Masque of the Red Death Come […]

Theater Games for Actors on July 31

Theater Games for Actors on July 31

Theater Games for Actors Red Thread Theater invites you…    …to participate in an evening of  *crazy actor games*   Who: All are welcome, free of charge, spread the word… What: A three-hour workshop geared at invoking spontaneity, stage presence and playfulness  through improvisational group activities When: Wednesday, July 31 from […]

Kenai Peninsula Fairgrounds Going Smoke Free

Kenai Peninsula Fairgrounds Going Smoke Free Ninilchik, ALASKA—The Kenai Peninsula Fairgrounds will be smoke free this year. The Kenai Peninsula Fair Association Board approved the policy on May 16TH, which went into effective June 1st. The Fair will be held August 16‐18. A smoke free fair affirms a family‐friendly atmosphere,reduces […]

2013 Balto Film Festival and 48 Hour Film Challenge

2013 Balto Film Festival and 48 Hour Film Challenge

The last weekend in July promises to bring the finest in Alaska’s film industry to Seward to showcase their talent. The Balto Film Festival is celebrating its second year of bridging industry and education by offering professional development workshops and three distinct competitions for Alaskans. In addition, moviegoers can expect […]