Downtown Fairbanks will host the 36th Midnight Sun Festival celebration on Father’s Day, June 18, from noon-midnight! As Alaska’s largest single-day event, the Festival attracts more than 30,000 people to downtown Fairbanks. The Festival will feature nearly 200 vendors offering a variety of shopping and eating opportunities and 35 live performances across three stages. This year’s Festival will also include a raffle with four mega prizes including a Honda 4-Wheeler, two roundtrip tickets on Alaska Airlines and Ravn Alaska, as well as a chainsaw package. Tickets are $10 each or 6 for $50 and you need not be present to win! Other events within the Festival include a kid’s activity park, a skate park, pony rides, a petting zoo and gold panning. The event highlights several new features this year including carnival rides provided by A1 Midway, as well as a WWE-style wrestling event by the Fairbanks Ladies of Wrestling. The Festival provides handicapped-accessible restrooms. There will also be $5 all-day parking in the Parking Garage.