An event that locals always look forward to, the Shootout is the best of basketball within Alaska. The 8,700-seat Sullivan ... More
Great Alaska Shootout
An event that locals always look forward to, the Shootout is the best of basketball within Alaska. The 8,700-seat Sullivan Arena is always sold out early and packed to capacity as spectators head to the courts to watch four days of sparring for the ball and basket. Teams on the schedule have included: Loyola Marymount, Michigan State, Cincinnati, Northern Arizona, Villanova, Oklahoma State, Wyoming and University of Anchorage, Alaska. Call the box office for tickets at +1 907 786 1293. All games take place in the evening.
Nationally recognized muralist Wyland has painted a mural that is 400 feet in length and five stories in height (on
the J.C. Penney's wall) depicting underwater whales with icebergs floating above them. The scene is particularly Alaskan because of ...
This outstanding collection, created in 1968 by the National Bank of Alaska, is dedicated to providing insight into native Alaskan
culture and Alaskan history. It is one of the largest privately owned public displays within Alaska. The exhibits include ...
This 1915 historic site was the town's original gravesite. Upright whalebones mark, in traditional Eskimo style, some of the graves
where many well known forefathers of this state rest. Alaska's well known artist, Sydney Laurence, is buried here as ...