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2014 Official Rondy Guide

The 2015 Rondy Guide will be out February 2015. In the meantime, view the 2014 Rondy Guide here!

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2015 Preliminary Schedule

The 2015 preliminary schedule of events is available here:

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Alaska Hold'em Tournament of Champions | Saturday, March 7, 2015

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


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 28, 2015

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 28, 2015

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 7, 2015

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 Air Snowboarding Demo | TBD 2015

Alaska’s top riders fly over Third Avenue in this freestyle exhibition, spinning and flipping through the winter air during fireworks.


Blanket Toss | Fri, Sat and Sun

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


Charlotte Jensen Native Arts Market | March 4-8, 2015

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


Cornhole Championships | TBD 2015

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


Family Skate | TBD 2015

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, Feb. 28, 2015

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.


Great Alaska Talent Competition | TBD 2015

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


Jim Beam Jam | Friday, February 27, 2015

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


Leaf Blower Hockey | TBD 2015

Teams of five will be challenged to "rink" differently in this game, which involves leaf blowers, a wiffle ball and ice rink.


Melodrama | February 27 to March 14, 2015

Alaska Sound Celebration Presents the Rondy Melodrama!


Miners & Trappers Ball | Saturday, March 7, 2015

Break out the costumes and bring your world class beard to compete in the Mr. Fur Face Beard and Moustache Contest.


Outhouse Races | Saturday, February 28, 2015

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 Grand Parade | Saturday, February 28, 2015

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


Rondy on Ice | TBD 2015

The Anchorage Figure Skating Club's 44th annual show features film music throughout time, which made the silver screen epic.


Running of the Reindeer | Saturday, March 7, 2015

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


Snow Sculpture Competition, GCI | Daily

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


Snowshoe Softball Tournament | TBD 2015

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


State Hide And Horn Auction | Sunday, March 1, 2015

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.


Waiter/Waitress Races | TBD 2015

Anchorage servers compete for top honors in this wild race through an obstacle course.


World Championship Outdoor Hockey Tournament | February 26 to March 1, 2015

Nineteen years of outdoor hockey competition with a great family atmosphere.


World Championship Sled Dog Races | February 27-March 1, 2015

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


Youth Pond Hockey | TBD 2015

Smaller teams and rinks, no goalies, no boards, just good old fashioned fun outside on the ice.


Yukigassen Championships | TBD 2015

Straight from Japan, this team event is a hybrid of capture the flag, paint ball and good ol' fashioned snowball fight.