I confess: I’m Wild About Anchorage. And yes, it’s true: we have a Big Wild Life. Check out the Beard and Mustache Championships on Sat., May 23. That’s coming right up!! Here’s a picture of one of the contestants from the last meet-up in Brighton, England. This unique, offbeat public event is open to everyone with a beard or mustache with proceeds benefiting local charities. Register as a competitor or purchase your spectator tickets today!
If you haven’t seen Anchorage’s new website for travelers, check it out:Â www.goanchorage.net . Local â€œcyber-guidesâ€ give you the scoop on what to see and do in Anchorage and the surrounding area.Â Watch videos, check out photo galleries and review information on area businesses.
Maybe you need to tempt your friends and relatives to come up this summer for fun in the sun (like 70-degree weather on May 1… W-O-W). Now you can go toÂ Anchorage.net and send an “e-postcard” to everyone telling them how GLORIOUS it is! In fact, when you send a card youâ€™llÂ be eligible to win prizes:Â four glacier and wildlife cruises including roundtrip transportation from Anchorage on the Alaska Railroad. Other prizes include restaurant gift certificates and admission to local attractions. So–SEND MORE e-POSTCARDS! When your friends and relatives come up, you can be the official tour guide. That means you get a GREAT deal as a local on all sorts of attractions and activities. Check out “Friends of Seymour” discounts for locals.