10 Winter Festivals In Alaska That Are Simply Unforgettable

The dark and cold of winter can drag down even the perkiest of spirits during long Alaskan winters. But Alaskans have learned to cope by celebrating winter festivals that bring everyone to life. Plan a special trip to one of these lively celebrations to fully appreciate the winter. Head to these festivals around this huge and gorgeous land for adventures you’ll never forget.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Start making plans for the new year and see how many fantastic weekend trips you can fit in. The more of Alaska you explore, the more you’ll love it!

You might be interested in 21 Things Every Alaskan Wants The Rest Of The Country To Know. Or possibly The 7 Most Remote And Magical Cabins In Alaska For A Snowy Winter Getaway.

Have you visited any of these places? Tell us about it in the comments below.