Press Releases

Stay up to date on what's going on in Fairbanks, Alaska. The press releases below range from general travel information to convention announcements.

Fairbanks, Alaska (AK) – The annual World Eskimo-Indian Olympic Games (WEIO) will take place at the Carlson Center in Fairbanks from July 19 through 22, 2017. A four-day series of traditional Alaska

Fairbanks North Star Borough and Explore Fairbanks unveil marketing video

Release coincides with local celebration of Week of the Arctic and Economic Development Week

Fairbanks, Alaska- Late afternoon

Explore Fairbanks expects up to 100 teams of Ice Sculptors from around the globe to flock to Fairbanks, Alaska to carve more than three million pounds of ice during Ice Alaska's 2017 World Ice Art

Fairbanks, Alaska (AK) - The 2017 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, also known as "The Last Great Race," is now scheduled to run from Fairbanks to Nome, moving it closer to the original historic route.

The Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race, "the most difficult sled dog race in the world," started February 4th and will cover 1,000 miles of extreme and majestic terrain between Whitehorse, Yukon

Fairbanks, Alaska (AK) – Explore Fairbanks announces the launch of its new responsive website www.explorefairbanks.com at 5p.m. on December 15, 2016. The website includes Fairbanks, North Pole,