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    Office hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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  • HOW THE GOLDEN HEART CITY GOT ITS NAME

  • PRESENTED BY KINROSS FORT KNOX MINE

  • PRESENTED BY GOLDEN HEART UTILITIES

  • PRESENTED BY SOMERS AND ASSOCIATES REALTORS

  • PRESENTED BY ALASKA DREAMS

  • PRESENTED BY SUNRISE BAGEL AND ESPRESSO

  • COMMUNITY GOLDEN DAYS EVENTS COMMUNITY GOLDEN DAYS EVENTS

    Are you hosting a Golden Days event? Post it on our website for free! Click HERE to fill out the form. 

  • Golden Days River Regatta Golden Days River Regatta

    WHEN:  Saturday, July 15. Check in at 9:30 a.m. , Flotilla at 11 a.m.
    WHERE: Start - Graehl Landing (downtown) 
                    Finish - Pioneer Park (Peger Rd. Boat Launch)

    WHAT: The Golden Days River Regatta is a leisurely, relaxing flotilla, (not a race) down the beautiful Chena River in downtown Fairbanks, Alaska. Teams from all around the Interior test their carpentry, duct tape, and artistic skills in building and decorating a water craft that can navigate the challenges of a slow moving and narrow river, during the hottest part of summer. There are no limitations as to what you can build your water craft out of, so be creative!
     Register to enter the regatta or volunteer today!  Check out the Golden Days River Regatta website for more information. 

     

  • Pedro Monument Ceremonies Pedro Monument Ceremonies

    WHEN: July 16 at 3:00 p.m.

    WHERE: 17 mile Steese Highway at the Felix Pedro Monument Wayside

    WHAT: Guest Speaker-Tom Bundtzen on Alaska Mining Hall of Fame inductees who were members of the Pioneers of Alaska.  

  • Sourdough Pancake Feed Sourdough Pancake Feed

    WHEN:  Wednesday, July 19., - Saturday, July 22 6:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
    WHERE: Sadler's Parking Lot
    WHAT: A Fairbanks tradition. The Sourdough pancake feed has been a longtime tradition in conjunction with Golden Day's. Wednesday through Saturday 6am -10am. This event is hosted by the local Kiwanis and all proceeds are put right back into the Fairbanks Community. The breakfast includes all you can eat sourdough pancakes, 1 order of sausage, orange juice, and coffee.  Please help us support our great community!

  • Pioneers of Alaska Regent's Tea Pioneers of Alaska Regent's Tea

    WHEN: July 21 at 1:00 p.m.

    WHERE: Pioneer Park Civic Center

    WHAT: Tea Service-provided by Pioneers Women's Igloo No. 8 and a fantastic array of both sweet and savory homemade goodies.  There will also be a historical review, the popular entertainment put on by the Pioneers Fairbanks Igloos. 

     

  • WHEN:  Saturday, July 22. 9:50 a.m.

    WHERE: Golden Heart Utilities on 1st Ave. 

    WHAT: A one mile family fun run leading the Golden Days Parade to support the Literacy Council of Alaska. Every runner will be entered into a drawing to win REAL GOLD. Register early at LCA or on line at www.runningclubnorth.org. Cost: Families $25, Adults $15, Youth $10. Bookmarks with 5 free books and chocolate coins for every runner.

    REGISTRATION: Early Registration and Bib pick up will be on Wednesday, July 19th until 5 p.m.. Race Day registration from 8:20-9:20 a.m.

    Questions? Call 456-6212   

  • Gold Daughters Golden Days Celebration Gold Daughters Golden Days Celebration

    WHEN: July 22 at 10:00 a.m.

    WHERE: 1671 Steese Highway

    WHAT: Celebrate the Fairbanks gold rush at Gold Daughters, located just 8 miles south of where Felix Pedro made his famous discovery in 1902. 

    All Alaskans receive 10% off all Pokes O' Paydirt with current Alaska ID.

    Pan from unlimited paydirt hauled in from gold mines, view mining relics used during the gold rush and participate in a day full of giveaways and door prizes. 

  • Prospector Monument Dedication Prospector Monument Dedication

    WHEN: July 22 at 4:00 p.m.

    WHERE: Mining Valley at Pioneer Park

    WHAT: Pioneers of Alaska Igloos # 4 & 8 are constructing a monument in Pioneer Park to memorialize the pioneering prospector men and women of the Interior. 


     

  • Golden Days Bathtub Race Golden Days Bathtub Race

    WHEN:  Sunday, July 23 , 3:00 p.m.

    WHERE: Pioneer Park - Gold Rush Town
    WHAT: Start Your Bathtubs!! 

    Brought to you by the Merchants of Pioneer Park! The Great Golden Days Bathtub Race!

    Come join in the fun, and watch the home built bathtubs (yes with water and bubbles) and the teams who run, bathe and yes, push the tubs around Gold Rush Town. All for the honor of becoming this year's bathing champions.