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.
|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 www.alaskadayfestival.org 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.