The Whimsical Mermaid Festival In Alaska You Don’t Want To Miss

There is something quite magical making its way to Alaska in the spring. Whether you believe in mystical creatures from the sea or not, there is something absolutely entrancing about a mermaid. Sleek and beautiful, these aquatic humans have been legendary in folklore and stories since the beginning of time. So why not take a chance to celebrate these mystical beings at the Seward Mermaid Festival? It will be a full weekend of mermaids, pirates, and much more.

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Did you attend the first mermaid festival last year in Seward? Did you go in costume? What was your favorite thing? Share your experiences and pictures in the comments section below.

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