Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting and Week of the Arctic Media

Fairbanks Regional Tour Opportunities

Before you book your flight to Fairbanks, consider coming a day or two early to take advantage of one of these pre-conference, single-day adventures outlined HERE.

Celebration of the Arctic Media Briefing:

All Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting and Week of the Arctic media are cordially invited to the Celebration of the Arctic Media Briefing.

This community reception and media briefing will take place on:

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 from 4:15 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
2nd floor of the Worthington Building, 302 Cushman Street, Downtown Fairbanks
Complimentary hors d’oeuvres hosted by Explore Fairbanks

Transportation will be provided from Media host hotels as well as from the University of Alaska Fairbanks.  After the reception transportation will be provided to the Arctic Ministerial Reception (also located downtown) at the Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitor Center.

After the Arctic Ministerial Reception the media is encouraged to join in the Fairbanks Community Celebration of the Arctic event featuring local music, an open air food court, Alaska Native Artisans Show and Sale, Arctic Business Showcase and an Arctic Crawl featuring Arctic inspired adult beverages.

Media Assistance:

Below are areas in which Explore Fairbanks can assist media by making research and planning easier. If you have questions, would like further information or would like to talk about a possible media tour, please contact a member of our communications team.

  • Media kits
  • Media tours year-round for travel media professionals
  • Interview assistance
  • Digital images
  • Fact-checking
  • Itinerary development
  • Press releases
  • ...and more
Amy Geiger

Director of Communications

Amy oversees the development and implementation of Explore Fairbanks advertising and public relations programs including collateral materials, publications and website development.

Jerry Evans

Public Relations Manager

Jerry promotes Fairbanks to travel media through fulfilling media and image requests, press releases and coordination of media press tours.