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Arts and culture

Ice Art Joust
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Ice Art Joust
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Fairbanks is a place sustained by a healthy arts and culture scene. The winter months in Fairbanks offer residents a variety of concerts, plays, readings, musicals, dancing and gallery openings. The summer months offer theater productions staged outside, outdoor concerts, and a variety of workshops available through the Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival.

Fairbanks also offers residents and visitors alike a full range of fine art that may be enjoyed in our museums, art galleries and eating establishments! Whether your tastes range from rich cultural settings to new heights in sculptures, carvings, pottery and design…Fairbanks has something for every art aficionado.

We invite you to go out and discover the variety of artistic entertainment that Fairbanks has to offer.

Arts & Culture Highlights


Dance Theatre Fairbanks

Fairbanks Drama Association

Fairbanks Light Opera Theatre

Fairbanks Shakespeare Theatre

The North Star Ballet

Opera Fairbanks

Theatre UAF



Fairbanks Arts Association

Fairbanks Potters Guild

Fairbanks Watercolor Society

Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival

Tanana Valley Farmers Market 

Fairbanks Weavers & Spinners Guild



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The Blue Loon

The Carlson Center

Fairbanks Choral Society

Fairbanks Concert Association

Fairbanks Folk Fest

Fairbanks Frontier Chorus- Sweet Adeline's

Fairbanks Symphony

Music UAF

Northland Children's Choir



Alaska Native Museum

Fairbanks Community Museum

Fairbanks Ice Museum

Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center

River Boat Nenana

Tanana Valley Railroad Museum

Pioneer Museum &  the Big Stampede Show

Pioneer Air Museum

University of Alaska Museum


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