News & Announcements

Register for the Moose Loop Virtual Race

Register for the first annual Moose Loop Virtual Race, a fundraiser for the Anchorage Park Foundation.

Taku Skatepark Auction

Anchorage community is raising funds for an in-ground skatepark at Taku Lake Park.

Thank You, USDA Forest Service!

Healthy Fish Need Healthy Forests: Restoring Forest Health After Spruce Bark Beetle Kill

Updated 2021 Playground Maps

Request an updated Anchorage Playground Map.

AARP Community Challenge Grant Awards $15,000 for Folker Park

Anchorage’s First Intergenerational Health and Healing Park to Receive Outdoor Music Equipment Funded by AARP The Anchorage Park Foundation and Anchorage Parks and Recreation will be able to install five additional pieces of outdoor music equipment at Folker Park, Anchorage’s

Indigenous Place Making Movement Opening Ceremony

Join us in celebrating a movement to bring Dena’ina culture to our built environment and place name signage.

Alaska News Source Features YEP


YEP, Is Happening

Get weekly updates on what the Youth Employment in Parks crews are working on.

A person digs in the dirt on the edge of a park.

Upcoming Events

Find volunteer opportunities and fun summer events in a park near you.

Chanshtnu Muldoon Park Food Forest & Trail Building – Volunteer & Media Opportunity

The media and public are invited to learn about permaculture techniques as they help to plant a community food forest at one of Anchorage’s newest parks. “Chanshtnu” refers to the Dena’ina name for Chester Creek, a defining feature of the