Day 3 - Friday July 26th


*10:30am - Kids event - "Read with a Ranger and Smoky Bear" - The Irene Ingle Public Library 


* 11:00am - Kids Event - Teddy Bear Clinic - The Irene Ingle Public Library 

Bring your favorite teddy bears to get their annual check-ups.


* 12:00pm -  AMY GULICK - Photography workshop - Nolan Center Classroom.


*   1:00pm - MOVIES     

​     4:00pm - MOVIES

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* 2:00pm -  Kids Games - Community Swimming Pool.  

All Children Under 7 and NON- Swimmers Must Be Supervised!!


* 4:00pm - SMOKED SALMON CONTEST  - Stikine Inn /Vendor Shelters-  

Local smoked salmon tasting competition and process discussion - winner get $100.00


 * 5:00pm -  "NIGHT OUT" Seafood Dinner  by Chef Dana Tough of Seattle. Stikine Inn .  Music by the Chameleon Brotherhood. $50 per person.  Auction fundraiser  during dinner.  Items can be seen at the Nolan Center Wednesday July 24 and Thursday July 25.




Day 2 - Thursday July 25th

*11:00am - PLANT WALK - JONI JOHNSON - USFS botanist - Nature Trail

(Volunteer Park) Meet at covered playground. 


​* 12:00pm -  Photo Workshop --  Nolan Center Classroom


*    1:00 pm Movies - Nolan Center 
      4:00pm  Movies


* 6:00pm - Symposium - Nolan Center - 

(click the "symposium" link on the top of the webpage for more information) 



Day 5 - Sunday July 29th

​*7:00am - 7:45am - 5K Walk/Run; 1/2 Marathon & FULL Marathon Registration  at the Nolan Center 


* 8:00am - RACE START - Outer drive

SIMULTANEOUS  start of runners and walkers. 


* 12:00pm - Raffle Drawing - Nolan Center 

(after the first marathon finisher) The Raffle Drawing for the Systemwide Alaska Airlines tickets will take place.


*  3:00 pm - Wrangell Orchestra - Nolan Center

Alaska Bearfest

Thank you for Joining us for Bearfest Week!

We hope to see you again next year!

2019 SCHEDULE BELOW


SEveryday During Bearfest Week:


* Anan Bear tours will be provided by various local operators as well as merchant and local business specials. 


* Bearfest Raffle tickets for Systemwide tickets on Alaska Airlines will be sold by various sponsor businesses such as Stikine Inn, Buness Bros,  Alaska Vistas/Java Junkie,.... 


* Movies will be shown at 1pm and 4pm 

at the Nolan Center in the Small Theater 

Day 1 - Wednesday July 24th


* 10:00am - BEAR SAFETY - Shooting Range 

This workshop covers bear encounter protocol and how to minimize risk.Featuring live demonstrations.


 1:00 pm - Movies - ALL AGES - Nolan Center 
   4:00 pm - Movies


2:30 PM - ART WORKSHOP -


* 7:00 - 8:00 pm - SYMPOSIUM - NOLAN CENTER -

(click the "symposium" link on the top of the webpage for more information) 


​* 8:00pm Film Screening - 



Day 4 - Saturday July 27th

10:00am  - Golf Tournament - Muskeg Meadows  - Registration at 9:30am 

* 10:00am - 12:00pm - Community Market - Nolan Center 

Local vendors and artists. Bearfest Merchandise. 


* 10:00am - 12pm Kids Games -  Nolan Center

 Cub-o-war, bear free camping, twister, relays and more

* 11:00am - Music Workshop - Nolan Center 

Jam with the Chameleon Brotherhood, learn techniques 


12:30 pm - Amy Gulick  -  The Salmon Way - an AK State of Mind     Nolan Center - A presentation of her new book.



* 1:00pm  - MOVIES
​   4:00pm - MOVIES -  


* 3:00pm - Native Storytelling - Shakes Tribal House 

Traditional Stories told by tribe members.


* 6:00pm - Marathon Meeting  and Pasta Feed- Nolan Center 
Registration, information, and food. 


* BAR TIMELive Music - The Chameleon Brotherhood - Rayme's Bar

​Members of the band The Accomplices with a new team and great music.