Alaska Summer Fun

It’s the start of another fantastic summer that us Alaskans desperately look forward to after our long dark winters. Now that school is out, take the opportunity to explore and have some summer fun! You’re probably thinking, “What kinds of activities are there that both adults and kids can enjoy?” You’re in luck because I have an answer! Check out these awesome events going on around our beautiful state that you and your little peeps will enjoy.

Sproutlets on Yoga

  • When: June 24 11:00am 
  • Who: Ages 3-11 y/o 
  • Where: Anchorage  Jade Park
  • Price: $11

http://events.adn.com/anchorage_ak/events/show/370776706-sproutlets-on-yoga

Boreal Garden and Arts Fest

  • When: June 28-29 11:00-5:00pm
  • Who: All ages
  • Where Alaska Botanical Garden
  • Price: $ 8 per person (Kids 5 and under are FREE)

www.alaskabg.org

Alaska Zoo Friday Family Nights

  • When: Every Friday June 3 – August 29 7:00pm
  • Who: All Ages
  • Where: Alaska Zoo (check out their website to see which band is playing that Friday!)
  • Price: Zoo Admission

http://alaskazoo.org/tuesday-and-friday-family-nights

Teddy Bear Picnic

  • When: July 11, 2014 11:00-2:00pm
  • Who: Kids and Family
  • Where: Eagle River Commons
  • Price: FREE ADMISSION

http://www.anchorage.net/events/teddy-bear-picnic?date_start=2014-07-11 

Another great resource for child friendly activities is http://akonthego.com/blog/about

Jan Acosta, Registered Nurse at Alaska Center for Pediatrics