Downtown Summer Solstice Festival

June 23rd, 2019

The Downtown Summer Solstice Festival will take place on Saturday, June 23rd from 12noon to 6:00pm. It’s 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.

If you attended the 2018 downtown summer solstice festival, we want your feedback!

Please take this quick survey here. You’ll automatically get entered to win Downtown Dining Discounts. More importantly, your input will help keep the solstice festival alive in Downtown Anchorage for 2019!

Activities by Block:

G Street (between 3rd & 4th Avenue)

  • Chalk Art Showcase
  • Petting Zoo

G Street (between 4th & 5th Avenue)

  • Darwin’s Theory beer garden
  • Alaskan Songwriter’s Association music stage

    • 12-1 pm Todd Grebe
    • 1-2 pm Jamie Whiteman
    • 2-3 pm Laura Oden
    • 3-4 pm Steven Bacon
    • 4-5 pm Whitney Youngman

F Street (between 4th & 5th Avenue)

  • Maker’s market
  • Crab Shack
  • Pork Chops & Cheese Curds
  • Visit Anchorage critters
  • 49th State Supply Co.
  • Catherine Stewart Jewelry
  • Little Fish Workshop
  • Becky’s Kettle Korn
  • Shell Bell’s Cookies

E Street (between 4th & 5th Avenue)

  • Hard Rock Cafe beer garden
  • Grill
  • Fat Ptarmigan
  • Music stage
    • 2-3 pm Megan Kiloran
    • 3-4 pm Charles King
    • 4:30-6 pm Rebel Blues Band
    • 6:30-8 pm Thomas Claxton
    • 8:30-10 pm B-49s Band
  • Corn hole

D Street (between 4th & 5th Avenue)

  • Faith Community CHurch
  • Faith Community Church Bouncy House
  • Full Circle
  • Kettle Korn Express
  • Renewal by Anderson
  • BTY Dental
  • Claim Jumper AK
  • AK Scales & Tales

Town Square Park (E Street between 5th & 6th Avenue)

  • Bubble tower
  • Face paint & crazy hair
  • Bouncy house
  • Rock climbing wall
  • Dance off
    • 12:30 pm
  • Dance Underground Performance – 1-1:30 pm
  • Dance Workshop – 1:30-1:45 pm
  • Chalk art class with Brandy Snowden – 4 pm
  • 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament
    • Team check in at 11:30 am
    • Tournament starts at 12 pm
  • Photo booth
  • Anchorage Downtown Partnership / Information
  • Friends of Pets
  • First Aid Station
  • Bathrooms

E Street (between 5th & 6th Avenue)

  • Food trucks
  • Pangea Beer Garden
  • The Back Porch BBQ
  • Waffles & What Not
  • Slice of Heaven
  • Holly’s Dogs
  • Crepes de Paris
  • Pangea
  • Bake My Day
  • Dossman’s Cajun Kitchen
  • House of Harley
  • LuLaRoe

F Street (between 6th & 7th Avenue)

  • Humpy’s beer garden
  • Salmon bake
  • Music stage
    • 4:30-8 pm Bridgette Berry
    • 8:30-10 pm Eternal Cowboys
  • Hero Games
    • Team check in at 11 am
    • Games from 12-4 pm

2018 Solstice Map

Printer friendly 2018 Solstice Map


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2017 Downtown Summer Solstice Fesitval

THANK YOU to our Sponsors who have helped make the Downtown Summer Solstice Festival Happen.