Annual Events

Winter Events

​SITKA’S HOLIDAY FEST
A celebration of the holidays including the Christmas Bazaar, parade, Polar Dip, Christmas concerts, and extended shopping hours. For details check the Daily Sitka Sentinel.
nOVEMBER & December
SITKA ARTISANS MARKET​
Held at Harrigan Centennial Hall. A quality retail shopping experience, featuring handcrafted items, made in Alaska. Proceeds support the Greater Sitka Arts Council.
December
LANDLUBBER’S PARADE ​
This annual Christmas parade walks the downtown area in celebration of the holiday season. For details check the Daily Sitka Sentinel.
December
RUSSIAN CHRISTMAS AND STARRING​
A week long celebration including a Christmas feast and the Orthodox practice of caroling. Russian Christmas is on January 7th by the old Julian calendar.
January
(907) 747-8120
SITKA JAZZ FESTIVAL AND ALL–ALASKA JAZZ BAND​
Professional jazz musicians come from around the world to teach, inspire, and perform.
February
BANFF FILM FESTIVAL​
Sitka hosts the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour, bringing the spirit of outdoor adventure to the Sitka Performing Arts Center.
February
(907) 747-5080