Sitka, AK

  • Northwestern States
Sitka WhaleFest
Thursday, 2 November 2017 - 9:00am to Sunday, 5 November 2017 - 7:00pm

Sitka WhaleFest is a unique science festival to celebrate marine life! The core of the festival, is a unique science symposium blending local knowledge and scientific inquiry of the rich marine environment of our northern oceans.  Surrounded by community and cultural activities, the weekend events include lectures, marine wildlife cruises in beautiful Sitka Sound, a marine-themed artisan market, music, local foods, art show, interactive student sessions, and a fun run/walk.  Come to Sitka WhaleFest and celebrate with this unique tradition with our community.

Online Registration will begin on June 1st, 2017.  

Paper Tickets will be available at the Sitka Sound Science Center (834 Lincoln Street, Sitka) beginning on October 1st and at Old Harbor Books (201 Lincoln Street) on October 20th.

Drawing of swimming whales

Event address: 

834 Lincoln St

Sitka, AK