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11th Annual Blueberry Festival

Blueberry FestivalAugust 18th & 19th
11 am - 8 pm
The Hotel Alyeska Pond Courtyard

Join us for a celebration of the lush blueberry season. This family-oriented outdoors event features FREE live music, berry picking, local arts and crafts booths, tasty blueberry treats, beer and wine garden, hiking and biking, pie eating contest, blueberry creations contest and more! Whether you're in the mood for funnel cake or fine art, our local vendors will have what you're looking for.
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Pie Eating Contest - Saturday, 1:30 - 2:45pm and Sunday, 2:15 - 3:30pm
How fast can you eat a blueberry pie? No hands! Open to both kids and adults. $5 entry fee. Saturday & Sunday.

Free Chairlift Rides on Bear Cub Quad (All Day) & Chair 7 (3 - 6pm)
Take the easy way up the hill to find the best berry stashes! Bear Cub Quad will be open for foot traffic starting at 12pm; park at the Daylodge and take the chairlift to the festival. Chair 7 will open at 3pm for access to berry picking! (Please note: Chair 7 rides will off-load at the midway point. Minimum height restrictions will apply. Must be 40" or taller.)

New! Save your lift ticket and redeem it this winter for a deal on ski lessons! If you've never skied before, this deal is for you.

Blueberry Creations Contest - Sunday at 3:30 pm
Whip up a sweet or savory treat featuring blueberries to win great prizes and bragging rights. Drop off submissions at the Information Tent. Judging will take place at 1pm.

Sidewalk Sale
Stop by the Annual Blueberry Sidewalk Sale inside The Hotel Alyeska for great savings at Alyeska Mountain Sports and Glacier Gift & Gallery all weekend!

Run Wild 1K & 5K Fun Run
Sunday. Signups at 10:30 am, race starts at 11 am on the Nordic Loop.

Please, leave your dogs at home! 

Live Music Schedule


11:15 am-11:50 am – Dan Lesperance

12 - 2 pm - Mario Carboni

2:15 - 3:15 pm – Steve Norwood & Dan Lesperance

3:30 - 4:30 – Jon Dykstra & Julia Isaac

4:45 - 5:45 pm – David Roland

6 -7:30 pm – Good Time Travelers

Saturday Night at Sitzmark Bar & Grill

10:00 pm – 2:00 am – Good Time Travelers


11:15 - 11:50 - Ava Earl

12 - 2 pm - Mario Carboni

2:15 - 3:15 pm – Dan Lesperance

3:30 - 4:30 pm – Jon Dykstra & Tony Restivo

4:45 - 545 pm – Danny Godinez

6 - 7:30 pm – Good Time Travelers


Vendor Information

2018 Vendor Packet
Vendor space is SOLD OUT for 2018! For more information on vendor opportunities contact 907-754-2545 or send us an email

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