The fun has BEARly begun - BearFest kicks off this week
July 26, 2023
From mouthwatering berry pies and plant-based ice creams to Appalachian bluegrass songs and visual arts workshops, Wrangell’s BearFest will be a feast for all the senses.
This annual celebration of one of Alaska’s most beloved mammals will offer a multitude of opportunities for attendees to learn about the natural world, share their talents and celebrate the state’s unique wildlife and environment.
Here are some highlights from the packed event schedule:
Georgia-based guitarist Matt Eckstine will keep festival-goers in a celebratory mood starting with a performance at the BearFest din...