Tag: Events

Burning Bush Thanks Seward

Burning Bush Thanks Seward

Local band Burning Bush would like to sincerely thank the community of Seward for its warm reception at the premiere concert of their debut album, “Honesty in a Box.” We are amazed at the outpouring of support and interest from the community. There are many factors that contribute to a […]

K-IBH 91.7 FM to Broadcast SMAF Music!

Our local radio station KIBH-FM on 91.7 on your FM dial will be broadcasting some of this weekend’s SMAF music performances. Headlining the 10th Anniversary of SMAF are the “Builders and the Bakers” performing on Saturday night. Many talented musicians will be broadcast such as Lulu Small, Melissa Mitchell, Historian, […]

SAC Membership Event

SAC Membership Event

SAC Membership Event will land on Sunday September 15th at Chinooks (upstairs) 5 -8 pm this year. Guess who will be this year’s MC at our 5th Annual SAC Membership Event? None other than our own, David Paperman. There will be original art at our auction and Vintage SMAF t-shirts marking our […]

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 […]

Inspiring Young Singers

Inspiring Young Singers

Inspiring Young Singers By Heidi Zemach Five students from Seward High School have the honor of being selected to be part of Kenai Peninsula Borough’s Honors Choir. Eileen Audette, Brett Chase, Nathan Feemster, Annie Hood, and Angelena Ledet all were selected to attend after sending in individual digital audio tapes […]

Weekend Sale & Fun in Seward!!

Forget the fair – we’ve got two events this weekend and next you don’t want to miss! Due to popular demand, the ASFA Phoenix Chapter Rummage / Quilt / Bake Sale is being held over to this Saturday!  Location:      Seward Elk’s Lodge                     419 Fifth Avenue Date:            Saturday, August 28 Time:            […]

Iditarod Monument Base

Iditarod Monument Base

By Heidi Zemach for Seward City News               A giant rock, weighing nearly 17 tons, will be lowered into place Monday night (around 7 p.m.) between the Old Depot building at the end of Third Avenue at the Alaska Sea Life Center parking lot. […]

Seward New Year's Eve Statehood Ball

Seasons Greetings Seward! It’s funny how this particular time of year is supposed to embody relaxation and time spent with family, and how it really translates into, “run your butt off between here anchorage, the post office, gift shops, and stuck in traffic until you’re dizzy/half crazed and succumb to […]

The Seward Statehood Grant Committee is proud to announce a symposium on May 1 & 2, 2009 at the Alaska Vocational Technical Center (AVTEC) and Kenai Fjords National Park Legend’s building celebrating Alaska’s statehood and Seward’s home of the state flag. A mural by artist Justine Pechuzal will be unveiled […]

St. Patrick's Day Parade

At 5:30 p.m. today there will be a wee St. Patrick’s Day Parade! It will start at the small boat harbor, moving south down 4th Avenue and end at Railway Avenue (Sea Life Center). Please come and enjoy the Spirit of the Irish. If you would like to decorate your […]

Pancake Supper

Annual St. Peter’s Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper Tuesday Feb. 24th St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, in the basement 5-7 pm Prices are $5.00 per person, or $20.00 per family for a pancake supper All funds benefit historic St. Peter’s Church All are welcome – hope to see you there!