Downtown Summer Solstice Festival

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Each June, Anchorage Downtown Partnership, Ltd. hosts the annual Downtown Summer Solstice Festival. Usually falling on the weekend of the summer solstice, this festival is guaranteed fun for all ages! It’s FREE to attend and is a great opportunity to have some fun in the sun with family and friends.

Come and enjoy live music, food trucks and vendors, a basketball tournament, chalk art gallery, petting zoo, bouncy houses, hip hop dance performance, DJs, the Hero Games, and a couple beer gardens, all scattered throughout one big downtown party!

1st Look NB Season Premiere: Alaska

September 30, 2018 — 1st Look TV

This is bananas! (Jonny Bananas that is!) We are proud to share the season premiere of 1st Look on NBC in which downtown Anchorage, Anchorage Downtown Partnership and our Downtown Summer Solstice Festival were featured! Thank you to the amazing crew of 1st Look TV who came to film our city and include it in their Alaska Episode! (Anchorage clip is about 5.46 minutes in).

To see 1st Look’s website and other episodes featured on NBC, click HERE.

For more information on the 2019 Downtown Summer Solstice Festival, stay tuned!

Enjoy this video about our annual celebration here.