Get out and enjoy the wonders of fall this month! Anchorage is a beautiful place to be during this time of the year and is worth a little celebration.


Anchorage Oktoberfest

Dates: October 4-5

Location: Egan Center, 555 W 5th Avenue

Bringing some German culture to Anchorage, have fun at this traditional German fall celebration!


Seawolves Hockey Games

Location: Wells Fargo Sports Complex

Dates: October 5 (Green & Gold Game), 25, 26, 31

Alaska Seawolves hockey is back! Check out a home game one of these weekends to support your local team. Here is the link to their website for more scheduling information:



Date: October 12

Time: 12-10 pm

Location: Alaska Airlines Center

This is Anchorage’s FIRST pizza festival! Sample pizzas from Alaska’s best pizzerias, beverages from local vendors while enjoying live entertainment and games. Admission is $39 for adults and $15 for children. 


Disney’s The Little Mermaid

Dates: October 22-27

Location: Alaska Center for the Performing Arts

Have any little ones that would love to see this classic favorite come to life? The undersea musical is coming to Anchorage and can be a fun activity for the whole family!


Kid’s Halloween Train

Date: October 26

Departure Times: 10 am and 3 pm

Location: Anchorage Historic Depot

A 2.5-hour family-friendly train ride that includes entertainment from magicians, costumes, crafts, animals, treats and more. Presented by Alaska Railroad, admission is $70 for adults, $36 for kids and free for infants on a lap.