Join us downtown for a fun commemorative party for the Anniversary of the Flood of 1967.
The High Water Party will feature a ceremony with speakers and information about the history and science of the flood of 1967, its impact on our community and the nation. Community members will be invited to share their stories and memories.
August 15, 2017
Golden Heart Plaza (516 First Ave – Fairbanks 99701)
5PM Opening Reception with Food Vendors and Music
6PM Program of Presentations and Unveiling of Historic and High Water Signs
Featured Speakers include: Fairbanks City Mayor Matherly, FNSB Acting Mayor Sally Stubech, National Weather Service Regional Director Alaska Region Carven Scott, COE Moose Creek Dam Manager Tim Feavel…and
Downtown – Various Locations
6:30PM Walking Tour of Downtown High Water Mark Signs with Flood Stories
Fairbanks Community Museum (535 Second Ave (upstairs in the Co-op Building)
7PM Ice Cream Social and Flood Display with Open Mic Stories of the Flood
Would you like to share your memories of the Flood? Please join us!
Contact Festival Fairbanks at 456-1984 for more information