“Date for Diabetes” Bachelor Auction
Friday, Feb. 4, 6:30 p.m
Hotel Captain Cook
Calling all ladies, 21 and over! Enjoy a fun-filled evening as more than 20 eligible bachelors with great date packages are auctioned off during this fast-paced, fun evening to benefit the Diabetes Association Alaska. Something for every woman -- great dateless packages, too! Channel 2’s Sheila Balistreri will be the auctioneer, while Magic 98.9’s April Powers will serve as host. For tickets, call 272-1424 or visit Dooley’s Tuxedo and Costumes at 730 E 15th Ave.
For more information, visit AnchorageSymphony.org.
“The Spirit of Harriet Tubman”
Friday, Feb. 4, 7:30 p.m.
Anchorage Performing Arts Center
With one hour, one woman, a barren stage and a trunk full of costumes, Leslie McCurdy uses Harriet Tubman’s own words to tell the story of her life from slave, to the Underground Railroad and later years. This vibrant, spirited, emotionally moving performance is the perfect commemoration of Black History Month.
For more information, visit AKJT.org.
2nd Annual Bob Marley Birthday Celebration
Saturday, Feb. 5, 9 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.
A Street Event Hall, 637 A Street
Total Rebel Sounds presents this Bob Marley birthday celebration reggae show, featuring Iyah Ites Reggae Band, DJ Militant and DJ Ras Jah Real. Authentic Caribbean food. Tickets are $5 in advance and $10 at the door. Call 764-1535. This is a 21 and over event.
UAA Seawolves Men’s Hockey vs. Michigan Tech
Friday, Feb. 4 and Saturday, Feb. 5, 7:07 p.m.
Arctic Valley Ski Area opened for skiers and snowboarders last Saturday. About 120 people enjoyed the first tracks of the year. With the fresh snow forecasted for this week, this upcoming weekend looks promising. Arctic Valley will be open both Saturday and Sunday with chairlifts running 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM. Both chair lifts and the T-Bar will be operational. Lift ticket prices are $32 for the general public and $19 for Anchorage Ski Club members. Discounts are offered to active military, seniors and students. Children under 7 and seniors over 70 ski free. Half day tickets are also available starting at 2:00 PM.
The After Glow upstairs in the lodge serves beer and wine. The kitchen will also be open serving hot food, soups and snacks.
For more information, call the Arctic Valley Ski Hotline at 428-1208 or see the website at www.skiarctic.net.