Live Music & Events
Girdwood Picnic Club
Shows 6-9 p.m.
May 5 – Steve Norwood
May 13 – Ava Earl
May 20 – Ryan Letley
Live at The Dive – All shows start at 10:30 p.m.
April 27 – Harp Daddy
May 4 – Up a Mountain
All shows 8-11 p.m.
April 28 – Jon Dykstra
April 29 – CJ Boyd
May 5 – TBA
May 6 – James Lassiter
May 8 – Open Mic hosted by Sean Patrick
Brown Bear Saloon
May 9 – Open Mic Night
April 27 – “A Sense of Place” 2017 Lecture Series, How to Address Girdwood Community Needs of Workforce, seniors, disabled with affordable and market rate housing
April 29 – Paint and Plant, a booster-supported, all ages child program, Girdwood Community Room, 2 p.m.
Apr. 29 – Drug Take Back Program, Girdwood Health Clinic, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Prescription and over-the-counter drugs that have expired are welcome. No needles or aerosols.
Apr. 29 – Drug Take Back Program, Whittier Clinic, Check for times. Prescription and over-the-counter drugs that have expired are welcome. No needles or aerosols.
May 1 – Public Safety Advisory Committee Meeting, Girdwood Community Room, 7 p.m.
May 2 – Trails Committee Meeting, Girdwood Community Room, 7 p.m.
May 5 – TASC, Cinco de Mayo, Challenge Alaska, 7-10 p.m. $30 single/$50 couples, includes 2 drinks and appetizers
May 6 – Girdwood Clean-Up, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Lions Club Park
May 8 – Land Use Committee meeting, Girdwood Community Room, 7 p.m.
May 15 – Girdwood Board of Supervisors meeting, Girdwood Community Room, 7 p.m.
May 16 – Whittier City Council meeting, P-12 Building, 7 p.m.
Turnagain Arm Pit BBQ is looking for all back and front of the house positions for our Indian Location! Starting May 1, we will be open 11 a.m.-9 p.m. everyday. Come be apart of our amazing journey as we climb back from the ashes.
The Alyeska Snow Classic stick has been measured! Snow accumulation on April 16, 2017 was 3.63 ft (three feet, six tenths, three hundredths). This is a significant contrast from the inaugural measurement of 8.20 feet and better than 2014’s 1.80 ft! The Alyeska Snow Classic Committee will be opening all of our canisters from participating businesses and logging guesses. Winner(s) will be announced by May 16, 2017.
The National MS Society is conducting a large cycling event called Bike MS: Hope to a Cure on May 20. In the main race, cyclists will pedal from Girdwood to Hope and back. The event is looking for volunteers throughout the Turnagain Arm region. If you are interested in volunteering, please email Cassey Leonardis at email@example.com.