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2014 Alaska Day Festival Schedule of Events

and other activities of interest to the community and its visitors

Alaska Day Festival annually commemorates the Purchase Transfer of Russian claim of Alaska to the United States of America at Sitka on
October 18, 1867, and celebrates the diversity of cultures and historical perspectives of our people.

2014 Festival theme focus is ....

Sheldon Jackson Museum 10:00-4:00 Tue. through Sat. (closed Oct 18)
Sitka Historical Society Museum 

10:00-4:00 Tue. through Sat. 
(closed Oct 18)   

National Park Service Visitor Center To be announced
Russian Bishops' House To be announced
Sitka Lutheran Church 9:00-3:00 Daily.  Artifacts display
Sheet’ka Kwaan Naa Kahidi Community House To be announced
Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall To be announced
St. Michael’s Cathedral To be announced

Other daytime or evening events and activities may be added to this schedule. Festival information including schedule of events will be posted at on the Events page, on Facebook at alaskadaysitka, and advertised in local newspaper and radio.

* indicates event sponsored by Alaska Day Committee

2014 Festival trustees are Ted Allio (chairman), Joan Berge,
Helen Cunningham, Steve Dalquist (vice chairman), Jen Houx,
Lisa Langenfeld, Marsha Lysons, Elaine Strelow (secretary),
Linda Trierschield, MaryLou Vilandre, and Ann Wilkinson (treasurer),
with LT Christopher Stoeckler as U.S. Coast Guard liaison.

Thank you to all who had a part in the success of our 2013 Festival.  Help us plan for 2014.  Alaska Day Festival Committee, PO Box 1355, Sitka, Alaska 99835

Click on the "Look for More" link in the calendar to see October events.