Volunteer Opportunities and Fun Community Events in Your Neighborhood Parks!
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New Park Opening
October 11, 2021 at 11am
Frontierland Park: 538 W. 10th Avenue
Check out a newly renovated Dena’ina Athabaskan-inspired downtown park, featuring an inclusive playground, benches, sledding hill and other elements. Speakers at the park opening will include Anchorage Museum curator and president of the Native Village of Eklutna Aaron Leggett, Anchorage Parks and Recreation director Josh Durand and Anchorage Park Foundation executive director Beth Nordlund. Free hot chocolate and coffee from Kaladi Bros. will be served. Masks are encouraged and will be provided. 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 11. (Frontierland Park; 538 W. 10th Avenue)
Moose Loop Virtual Race
October 20-24, 2021
The Moose Loop Virtual Race celebrates the world-class urban trails in Anchorage, Alaska that are 32-miles shaped like a moose! Participate in this family-friendly virtual event by running, walking, biking, or rolling on the Moose Loop trails (or anywhere) anytime between October 20-24, 2021. Events include 5K, 10K, Mini Moose (12.75K), or Mighty Moose (51.5K Moose Loop). Every dollar raised supports Anchorage parks and trails through the Anchorage Park Foundation. Our parks and trails make Anchorage a healthy, connected community with easy access to outdoor recreation.
Registration is $35 for adults and $15 for 12 & under. Every registrant has the chance to win an Apple Watch donated by GCI. Registrants will receive a Moose Loop finisher t-shirt while supplies last. Registration open until October 24. Register now!
Calendar will be updated as events are confirmed. Check back soon for more updates!