December

  • October through January - Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve Gathering - World's largest congregation of American Bald Eagles. Up to 4000 eagles gather along the banks of the Chilkat River to feast on spawning salmon.
     
  • December 16, 2017 - Haines ANS Camp 5 Christmas Bazaar, ANB/ANS Hall
    Something for everyone!  Held at the ANB/ANS Hall from 10 am to 2 pm.  Call 907-766-2166 to reserve a table.
     
  • December, 2017- Annual Community Christmas Celebration throughout December
    Throughout December there are activities for everyone.  Write a letter to Santa and drop at the Post Office, enter the Cookie & Candy Contest on December 8th.  Mrs. Claus will be at the Library for stories, songs and enjoy the Cookie & Candy Contest goodies.  Visit the Haines Sheldon Museum to get pictures with Santa and get an early start on your holiday shopping.   The parade goes down Main Street (lineup at Thors @ 3:30 pm) and the Haines Uglys put on The Gifts for Grub toy drive at the American Legion.
     
  • December 16,  2017- Holly Jolly Christmas Follies, Chilkat Center
    A wonderful community variety show surely to delight both young and old and bring Christmas cheer to all.  The show will start promptly at 4 pm.
     
  • December 31, 2017 - Annual Casino Night, Chilkat Center
    The Mad Hatter's Masquerade Casino Night, doors open at 9 pm.  $25 buys entrance, choice of mask at the door & $400 in chips.  Email director.haineschamber@gmail.com or call 907-766-2202 with questions.
     
  • December, 2018 - Haines Community Tree Lighting, 3rd and Main St.
    Visit Santa, Christmas caroling, hot chocolate and cotton candy, starting at 5 pm.
     
  • December, 2018- Haines Community Education Holiday Bazaar, Elementary School
    Locally made items and treasures for that special someone, 10 am - 2 pm.  Call John at 907-766-6727 or email communityed@hbsd.net for details or reserve a table.
     
  • December, 2018 - Lighting of the Fort, Fort Seward Parade Grounds
    At 5 pm, sharp, the great canon blasts and Fort Seward lights up with Christmas lights.  Then follows the fireworks, a Christmas Tableau and music of the season.  Join an old-fashioned bonfire, weenie roast.  Hope for snow for the sledding party and get the Christmas spirit going.
     
  • December, 2018 - Jilkaat Kwaan Heritage Center Christmas Event,  Klukwan
    Christmas benefit concert & silent auction in Klukwan, starts at 6:30 pm.  For more information contact info@jilkaatkwaanheritagecenter.org

 

      If you would like more information on any of the Events above feel free to contact us.