If you’re looking for a perfect place to rest after fun at the fair you’ve found it at Alaska Backcountry Cottages (AKBCC)! And we’ll give you the State Fair 15% discount!
AKBCC provides an unparalleled relaxing stay. Situated in the heart of the Knik River glacial valley and nestled in the beautiful backyard of the Chugach Mountains, only 12 miles from the State Fair!
At AKBCC we offer two cottage styles – with and without a loft. Both styles are stand-alone, full-service, cottages, with all the amenities needed to feel at home. Our smaller cottages house 4 guests with two queen size beds, and the larger cottages have 3 queen size beds with a maximum capacity of 6.
The 2023 Fair will be held Friday, August 18, through Monday, September 4, at the fairgrounds in Palmer. Hours will be 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. daily. During the 14-day run, the Fair will be closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays (August 22 – 23 and August 29 – 30).
The State Fair is packed with events of all kinds and for all ages! Amusement park rides, Alaska Native crafts, foods of all kinds and exhibits, including the popular livestock pavilion, will keep you entertained.
The Alaska State Fair is the state’s largest event, with 100,000 attendees every year. The Alaska State Fairgrounds are located at Mile 40 Glenn Highway Alaska State Fairgrounds, 2075 Glenn Hwy, Palmer, AK 99645, United States. and you can buy tickets online!
I look forward to seeing you at the fair!