4th of July

Continue to Share your Spark until July 31!

We have had so much fun Sharing Your Sparks that we are going to continue the program through July! A great way to Share Your Spark is by participating in the Sitka City & Borough's Annual Community Wide Spring Clean-up! Acceptable items can be disposed of FREE OF CHARGE
SATURDAY, July 18th through SUNDAY, July 26th - 8 AM - 4 PM.

ALL participants since the beginning of the event before 4th of July will be entered in a drawing to win a $250 gift card to Chamber Members: AC Lakeside or Sea Mart Quality Foods. Previous entries will be automatically entered. New entries will be accepted until July 31 and can be emailed to:communications@sitkachamber. com For more details check out our Facebook page athttps://www.facebook.com/ SitkaChamber

Calendar of Events

Scheduled Events as of June 25, 2020. To add an event to this calendar, please contact the Sitka Chamber by email at info@sitkachamber.com

Businesses, organizations or groups planning to host events during the week of 4th of July (Saturday, June 27th – Sunday, July 5th) can have their event listed in this year’s schedule. A brief description of the event, including start time, location and contact information should be e-mailed to info@sitkachamber.com by Monday, June 22nd.

We encourage all groups to follow the CDC’s and State of Alaska’s guidelines to mitigate the risk of spreading COVID-19 in our community. View the latest mandates and alerts for Alaska at https://covid19.alaska.gov/. When planning a mass gathering, this site is a great resource: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/large-events/mass-gatherings-ready-for-covid-19.html.

For more information, please contact the Sitka Chamber at 747-8676 or by email at info@sitkachamber.com.

Ongoing

The Sitka Chamber of Commerce urges businesses and residents to participate in its "Share Your Spark” celebration theme by decorating storefronts and homes in red, white and blue.

Groups can also choose to clean up a stretch of road or local beach and individuals or families could plant a tree or help neighbors. All are encouraged to shop locally for decorations and prizes will be awarded for decorations in the categories of Best Business, Best Non-Profit, Best House, and Best Condo/Apartment. To participate submit address and a photo to info@sitkachamber.com or Facebook.com/SitkaChamber by Monday, June 29.

Wednesday, July 1st

6:00 am 4 Days of Giveaways at AC Lakeside: drawing for Camping Giveaway with Orion Sporting Goods. All day. Contact 747-3317.
11:00 am Jo's Downtown Dawgs serving gourmet reindeer brats, Smash Daddy burgers, slow smoked BBQ pulled pork and Muddy Mermaid Mudd pie. Located next to Russell's. Open until 4:00 pm. Contact 738-5012.
11:00 am Filipino food vendors in the back lot of Sizzling Chow Cuisine. Open until 8:00 pm. Contact 747-5673.

Thursday, July 2nd

6:00 am 4 Days of Giveaways at AC Lakeside: drawing for Kayak Giveaway with Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures. All day. Contact 747-3317.
11:00 am Jo's Downtown Dawgs serving gourmet reindeer brats, Smash Daddy burgers, slow smoked BBQ pulled pork and Muddy Mermaid Mudd pie. Located next to Russell's. Open until 4:00 pm. Contact 738-5012.
11:00 am Filipino food vendors in the back lot of Sizzling Chow Cuisine. Open until 8:00 pm. Contact 747-5673.
11:00 am Food booth at the Elks Lodge 412 Sawmill Creek Rd. Open until 8:00 pm. Contact Elks at 747-3511.

Friday, July 3rd

6:00 am 4 Days of Giveaways at AC Lakeside: drawing for BBQ Giveaway with House of Liquor. Must be 21 or older to enter. All day. Contact 747-3317.
11:00 am Jo's Downtown Dawgs serving gourmet reindeer brats, Smash Daddy burgers, slow smoked BBQ pulled pork and Muddy Mermaid Mudd pie. Located next to Russell's. Open until 4:00 pm. Contact 738-5012.
11:00 am Filipino food vendors in the back lot of Sizzling Chow Cuisine. Open until 8:00 pm. Contact 747-5673.
11:00 am Food booth at the Elks Lodge 412 Sawmill Creek Rd. Open until 8:00 pm. Contact Elks at 747-3511.
11:30 pm Fireworks display over the Sitka Channel by Hames Corp and Local donations. Contact Hames Corp. 747-3209.

Saturday, July 4th

6:00 am 4 Days of Giveaways at AC Lakeside: drawing for TV/Tour Giveaway with A Whale's Song Expeditions and the Fortress of the Bear. All day. Contact 747-3317.
9:00 am Free booths at Sitka Bulk Goods including water balloon toss, balloons, fishing game, ring toss, and hot wheels quad riding (for 2-6 year olds). Prizes available. Open until 4:00 pm. Contact Savanah (805) 698-3014.
9:00 am Garage and bake sale American Legion Hall, by American Legion Auxiliary. Contact 747-8629.
11:00 am Halibut fish and chips available at American Legion Hall. Contact 747-8629.
11:00 am Jo's Downtown Dawgs serving gourmet reindeer brats, Smash Daddy burgers, slow smoked BBQ pulled pork and Muddy Mermaid Mudd pie. Located next to Russell's. Open until 4:00 pm. Contact 738-5012.
11:00 am Filipino food vendors in the back lot of Sizzling Chow Cuisine. Open until 8:00 pm. Contact 747-5673.
11:00 am Food booth at the Elks Lodge 412 Sawmill Creek Rd. Open until 8:00 pm. Contact Elks at 747-3511.
12:00 pm BBQ Benefit for Fortress of the Bear at AC Lakeside Grocery parking lot. Contact 747-3317.
1:00 pm Old Car Parade starting from Whale Park. Approximate times are:
1:15 turning left on Jeff Davis Street
1:16 turning right on Lincoln Street
1:19 turning right on Lake Street
1:23 turning left on Peterson
1:24 turning right on Edgecumbe
1:28 driving down Charteris
1:38 driving out to Starrigavan
1:48 return to Sitka Long Term Care at the Old Sitka Hospital
1:53 driving down Katlian Street
1:57 left on Lincoln Street at the Centennial Building
Contact Jeff Budd at 738-9417. 
4:00 pm 36th Annual Sitka Duck Race at Granite Creek. Contact (818) 207-2993