Register at HopeAlaska.org
20th Annual Salmon Run
Saturday, May 7 – 10 a.m. Start
Inlet View Elementary, N Street
A 2K, 5K or 10K fun run/walk along the Coastal Trail for families! The course starts and ends at Inlet View Elementary downtown, near Westchester Lagoon. Following the run, kids will enjoy a fun, old-fashioned carnival featuring a bucking salmon and more!
To register: anchoragesalmonrun.com
Amblin’ for Alzheimer’s
Saturday, May 7 – 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
A friendly, non-competitive, 4 mile walk to benefit the Alzheimer’s Resource of Alaska, serving Alaskans with Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders. Festivities include an ice cream social, silent auction, music and prizes.
Blue Man Group
Opens Saturday through May 15, various times, Atwood Theatre, Performing Arts Center
This intensely exciting and wildly popular theatrical show combines comedy, music and technology to produce a totally unique form of entertainment for all ages.
Pump Boys and Dinettes
Thursday-Saturday 7 p.m., Sunday 3 p.m. (through May 22) at ACT
Packed with hummable, hilarious songs, Anchorage Community Theatre’s “Pump Boys and Dinettes” is a toe-tappin’, good-time stop on Highway 51.
Mother’s Day at Alaska Native Heritage Center
Sunday, May 8, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Alaska Native Heritage Center honors all mothers with FREE admission for all on Mother’s Day. The Opening Day festivities include music, dance, storytelling, games and art activities.
Bear Aware at the Zoo
Sunday, May 8 12 – 4 p.m.
The Alaska Zoo
Brush up on bear safety this Mother’s Day at the Alaska Zoo. Zoo admission is free for moms!