Music in Juneau

Alaska Folk Festival

Attracts musicians from around the state for a week of performances, workshops and dances at Centennial Hall in mid-April.
Music in Juneau

Juneau Jazz & Classics Festival

Jazz and classical music concerts and workshops during the first half of May.
Cultural in Juneau

Gold Rush Days

Two days of logging and mining events mid-June in Douglas.
Cultural in Juneau

Fourth of July

Parades, carnival, outdoor food booths and a huge fireworks show over the Gastineau Channel.
Cultural in Sitka


The city stages the WhaleFest! during the first weekend of November to celebrate the large fall gathering of humpbacks with whale-watching cruises, lectures, craft shows and more.
Music in Sitka

Sitka Summer Music Festival

Sitka Summer Music Festival extends Sitka’s reputation as the Southeast’s cultural center at this three-week event in June, which brings together professional musicians for chamber-music concerts and workshops.
Food & Drink in Sitka

Sitka Seafood Festival

The first weekend in August sees chefs, fisher folk and food lovers come together and enjoy one of Alaska's best resources: wild salmon.