Winter Things to Do in Anchorage

December Events 

The Holidays are in full gear! Looking for some extra holiday fun this month? Check out these great Anchorage events!

Special Events by the Julie Erickson Team

Blood Drive

Come see how easy it is to donate blood, enjoy some light snacks and take your photo at our selfie booth! Sign up at the link above or be in touch with Julie and she will get you penciled in. Hosted by The Julie Erickson Team and Residential Mortgage
When: Tuesday Dec. 5th from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Where: Residential Mortgage Parking Lot (just north of RE/MAX Building)

elf charicatures of Rachel, Julie and Leslie

Private Shopping Event at Blush

Blush is a great little shop with unique treasures you wouldn't find at Nordstroms. Join us for a private shopping event and check out their collection of scarves, jewlery, etc. We will send you home with goodie bags, as well! Please RSVP by email to
When: Dec. 9th from 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Where: Blush Boutique, SoNo District


Other Community Events

Colony Christmas
When: Dec 8th – 10th
Where: City of Palmer

Baby Loves Disco Holiday Pajama Jam
When: Dec. 9th 11:00 am -1:00 pm
Where: Bear’s Tooth Theatre

Soltice Tree Tour
When: Dec. 14th from 4:00 – 7:00 pm
Where: Kincaid Park

Winter Soltice Festival
When: Dec. 21st from 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Where: Cuddy Family Midtown Park

Christmas on the Farm
When: Dec. 23-24th from 12:00 pm-5:00 pm
Where: Reindeer Farm in Palmer

feeding grass to the reindeer

Family Ski Day
When: Dec 30th 12:30 3:30 pm
Where: Russian Jack Springs Park
Anchorage New Year’s Eve Celebration
When: Dec. 31st from 5:00 -8:00 pm
Where: Town Square Park
Northern Lights Resolution Run
When: December 31st, 6:00 – 7:00pm
Where: Alaska Pacific University


Christmas Towne
When: now – Dec. 21st from 1:00 – 8:00 pm Friday - Sunday
Where: Camp Gorsuch Road in Chugiak

Zoo Lights
When: now – March 4th
Where: Alaska Zoo