Downtown Fairbanks will host the 38th Midnight Sun Festival celebration on Sunday, June 23rd, 2019 from noon – midnight. This annual event is held on the Sunday closest to the summer solstice and sees more than 30,000 people pack downtown for twelve hours of fun under the midnight sun! The Festival showcases 45 live performances from dance groups, traveling artists, local musicians and talent acts. 200 booths line 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Avenue and our Golden Heart Plaza as the sell products from around the state! You won't find a wider selection of Alaskan food and treasures during the summer season.