Riding bikes is fun; uphill, downhill, on dirt, on pavement on nice sunny days and on rainy days. Bikes are all-around awesome. Go ahead; try to be in a bad mood on your bike. You can’t if you’re doing it right. If you can then there’s something seriously wrong with ...Read More
The rules are simple, climbers have ten hours to hike up Alyeska’s North Face Trail, ride the tram down and repeat as many times as possible. Sounds easy right? Well, maybe the first couple of laps are. The 7th annual Alyeska Climbathon is taking place from 9 a.m. to 7 ...Read More
7th Annual Blueberry Festival, The Most Fun you can Have with Blueberries in Alaska Blueberries, Mother Nature’s homemade fruit snacks grow right here in our back yard. These delectable little treats are perfect for pancakes, baked goods or, how I prefer them, in the raw for snacking. They’re a staple ...Read More
Alyeska Resort hosts its annual Fiddlehead Festival on June 7 & 8 with family activities, culinary delights and free live music
May 21, 2014 (Girdwood, AK) – The key ingredient to Alyeska Resort’s popular early summer festival can be found throughout the valley just in time for the Alyeska Fiddlehead Festival, scheduled for June 7 and 8, 2014. The family-friendly outdoors festival will be held from 12:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. each day. Admission to the festival is free.
Held in the beautiful grounds surrounding The Hotel Alyeska pond courtyard, the festival continues to grow in size and attendance each summer. At the heart of the festival are the vibrant arts, crafts and food booths featuring local artists and chefs. Under the main stage, there will be free performances by Alaskan musicians Todd Grebe & Cold Country, Anna Lynch and Melissa Beck.
Alyeska Resort’s talented culinary team will host hands-on cooking demonstrations though out the weekend and share techniques to cooking with fiddlehead ferns. Menu item will feature fiddleheads and there will also be a beer & wine garden for guests ages 21 and over.
The Hotel Alyeska is offering special Fiddlehead Festival packages starting at $259 per night. Packages include one-night’s accommodation in a deluxe room, $30 resort credit, breakfast for each adult and tram tickets for the whole family. Packages can be booked by calling hotel reservations at 907-754-2111 or online at AlyeskaResort.com.
About Alyeska Resort (www.AlyeskaResort.com)
Alyeska Resort is Alaska's premier year-round destination featuring The Hotel Alyeska, an award-winning 304 room full-service property. Located just 40 miles from Anchorage and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, Alyeska Resort is your base camp for summer and winter excursions. Alyeska Resort stands out during ski season with 650” of average snowfall annually and the longest-continuous double black diamond ski run in North America. Learn more about the resort and plan your Alaskan adventure at www.AlyeskaResort.com or 800.880.3880