The 82nd Annual Fur Rondy starts this weekend in Downtown Anchorage. Are you ready? The annual 10-day long event includes sled dog races, a blanket toss, a hockey tournament, parade, carnival, snowshoe softball and much much more.


Find a complete list of events at the Fur Rondy website.


Rondy Weekend Events: Feb. 24 – 26


Friday, Feb. 24



  • GCI Snow Sculpture Competition – 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

    • Ship Creek Ave, across from the Comfort Inn downtown



  • Rondy World Champion Sled Dog Races (Day 1) – 12 p.m.

    • 4th Ave. and D Street



  • Rondy Carnival – 12 p.m. to 9 p.m.

  • Dog Sled Rides – 4 p.m to 8 p.m

    • Delaney Park Strip



  • World Championship Outdoor Adult Hockey Tourney – 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

    • Delaney Park Strip & Mulcahy Ice Complex



  • Rondy Melodrama – 7:30 p.m.

    • 49th State Brewing Co. Anchorage



  • Jim Beam Jam (21+) – 9 p.m.

    • Egan Center




Saturday, Feb. 25



  • Snowshoe Softball – 8:45 a.m. to 6 p.m.

    • 16th Ave. and Cordova Street



  • Vintage Military Vehicle Display – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    • Anchorage Chrysler Dodge Center



  • Frostbite Footrace & Costume Fun Run – 9:30 a.m.

    • 5th Ave. Skywalk at the Egan Center



  • GCI Snow Sculpture Competition – 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

    • Ship Creek Ave, across from the Comfort Inn downtown



  • Rondy Grand Parade – 10:30 a.m.

    • 5th Ave Downtown



  • Rondy Carnival – 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

  • Alaska Trapper’s Fur Auction – 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

  • World Champion Sled Dog Races (Day 2) – 12 p.m.

  • Bed Races at Hilltop Ski Resort – 1 p.m.

  • Big Fat Ride – 3:30 p.m.

    • 4th Ave. and E Street



  • Outhouse Races – 4 p.m.

    • 4th Ave. at E Street. 



  • Blanket toss – 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

    • 3rd Ave. and E Street



  • AT&T Fireworks Extravaganza – 6:55 p.m.

    • Downtown




Sunday, Feb. 26



  • Snowshoe Softball – 8:45 a.m. to 6 p.m.

    • 16th Ave. and Cordova Street



  • Hide & Horn Auction Preview – 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Auction @ 12 p.m.)

    • 3rd Ave. and E Street



  • GCI Snow Sculpture Competition – 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

    • Ship Creek Ave, across from the Comfort Inn downtown



  • Rondy Dash Scavenger Hunt – Check-in at 9:30 a.m.

    • AK Alchemist – 4th Ave. and A Street



  • Rondy Carnival – 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

  • World Champion Sled Dog Races (Day 3) – 12 p.m.

  • Hide and Horn Auction – 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

  • Rondy Melodrama – 3 p.m. / 6 p.m.

    • 49th State Brewing Co. Anchorage




 


Road Closures & Shuttle Service


Street parking will be limited downtown due to road closures – see map below. Make sure you check signs before parking. The downtown parking garages will be open. The free BP Fur Rondy Shuttle leaves from Ship Creek and makes multiple stops downtown. It operates from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. both weekends. See the full route at furrondy.net


Map of road closures for downtown Anchorage during Fur Rendezvous


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