Rondy A to Z

2017 Official Rondy Guide

2017 Rondy Guide



Alaska Hold'em Tournament of Champions | Saturday, March 3, 2018

Ante-up and prove you are the best Hold’em player in Alaska! Players must qualify at local clubs to participate.


Alaska State Snow Sculpture Championship | Daily

Artists transform 8x8x8-foot blocks of snow into original, artistic masterpieces. Cast your vote for People's Choice.


Amateur Photo Contest | Daily

This annual photo contest features amazing local amateur photographers. Entries are on display throughout Rondy.


AT&T Fireworks Extravaganza | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Pyrotechnic artists paint the sky with blasts of blazing rockets, bigger than any others used in Alaska! Fun for the entire family.


Auction, Fur - Day 1 | Saturday, February 24, 2018

The South Central Chapter of the Alaska Trappers Association brings you the finest in Alaska Fur, continuing its legacy as one of the original events of Rondy.


Auction, Fur - Day 2 | Saturday, March 3, 2018

The South Central Chapter of the Alaska Trappers Association brings you the finest in Alaska Fur, continuing its legacy as one of the original events of Rondy.


Big Fat Ride | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Join us for this World Record Attempt for the Big Fat Ride!


Blanket Toss | Saturday, Feb 24, 2018

A crowd favorite! Enjoy the landscape from high above the crowd or grab the blanket and pull to send your best friend flying.


BP Rondy Grand Parade | Saturday, February 24, 2018

See Rondy royalty, Rondy Bear, nifty cars, roller girls, and much, much more in this festival tradition.


Charlotte Jensen Native Arts Market | Feb 28 - Mar 4, 2018

Hundreds of vendors from across Alaska showcase exquisite works of art.


Cornhole Championships | March 4, 2018

The social scene has lit up with love of the “toss!” Attend learn-to-play tournaments leading up to the championships.


Family Skate | March 2, 2018

Triple axles and you’ve barely warmed up? Rondy on Ice, here I come! Alaska Aces, Apollo Ono - whoever your inspiration, time on the ice is oh so nice!


Frostbite Footrace & Costume Fun Run | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Dress up and hit the pavement for a Saturday morning family event! 5k or 2.5K Fun Run, there’s a time and pace for everyone.


Fur Rondy Fireworks Extravaganza Party | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Celebrate "Rondy-gras" with a front-row seat to the fireworks and auction action!


Great Alaska Talent Competition | March 4, 2018

Participants showcase unique forms of acting, singing, dancing, drumming, martial arts, playing an instrument and other talents.


Great Alaska Talent Competition Preliminaries | February 23 & 24, 2018

Alaskans compete for a spot in the finals and their chance at wonderful prizes!


Jim Beam Jam | Friday, February 23, 2018

Appetizers, adult beverages, music and dancing blend for a perfect Rondy kick-off party.


Melodrama | February 23-March 10, 2018

Alaska Sound Celebration Presents the Rondy Melodrama!


Miners & Trappers Presents Pardi-Gras "Frozen Frolic" | Saturday, March 3, 2018

Break out the costumes and bring your world class beard to compete in the "Mr. Fur Face" Alaska State Championship Beard & Mustache Competition!


Open World Championship Sled Dog Races | February 23-25, 2018

Don't miss fastest sled dogs on earth as they run 25-mile heats through the streets of Anchorage in this 3-day event!


Outhouse Races | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Get out your porto-potties, strap a couple skis to the bottom and head down to Fourth Ave to prove you truly are King or Queen of your Throne.


Rondy Carnival | Daily

Brought to you by the same family since 1967, the Rondy Carnival is THE place to let your hair down in winter.


Rondy DASH | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Get your team of 2 to 4 friends or family members together for this downtown scavenger hunt. You could win some great prizes!


Rondy ZOOm: An Alaska Zoo Scavenger Hunt | Saturday, March 3, 2018

Take part in this awesome scavenger hunt with the Alaska Zoo!


Running of the Reindeer | Saturday, March 3, 2018

Always a crowd-pleaser, this is a mellower version of Pamplona’s Running of the Bulls pits racers against reindeer.


Running with the Critters | Saturday, March 3, 2018

Get the little ones in your life on the 4th Avenue Action!


Snowshoe Softball Tournament | Sat/Sun, February 24 & 25, 2018

Have you heard the one about the man in a tutu and snowshoes playing softball? No, really.


State Hide And Horn Auction | Sunday, February 25, 2018

The Alaska Trappers Association presents the Alaska State Hide & Horn Auction. Items will be available for viewing at 9 a.m. and the auction will begin at noon.


World Championship Outdoor Hockey Tournament | February 22 to 25, 2018

Outdoor hockey competition with a great family atmosphere.