Bear Paw Schedule 2018

Golden Wheel Carnival Hours 

Thursday, July 12 - 2pm-9pm

Friday, July 13 - 11am-10pm

Saturday, July 14 - 11am - 10pm

Sunday, July 15 - 12p-7p

Vendor Court Hours 

Friday, July 13 - 12pm-10pm

Saturday, July 14 - 12pm - 10pm

Sunday, July 15 - 12pm - 6pm

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

12pm -1pm          Bear Paw Awards Luncheon @ Eagle River Ale House

6pm-8p               Bear Paw Paints: Paint Nights with Sarah @ Chepo's Mexican Restaurant and Cantina 

Ongoing               Eagle River Camera Club presents Bear Paw Photography Contest @ Jitters

Ongoing               Xtra Tufs Adventures presented by All Season's Clothing - Vote for your favorite decorated Xtra Tufs

Thursday, July 12, 2018

2pm - 9pm        Golden Wheel Carnival @ ER Commons

6pm                     Healthwise Suburban Challenge Fun Run/Walk @ Healthwise

6pm                     Bear Paw Royal Pageant @ Chugiak High School

Ongoing              Eagle River Camera Club presents Bear Paw Photography @ Jitters

Ongoing              Xtra Tufs Adventures presented by All Season's Clothing - Vote for your favorite decorated Xtra Tufs

ONGOING EVENTS for Friday, Saturday & Sunday

Ongoing              CER Senior Center Treats, Health, & Outreach @ Transit Center 

Ongoing              Eklutna Booth @ MVFCU

Ongoing              MTA Booth @ MVFCU

Ongoing              Blood Bank Alaska @ Transit

Ongoing              Carrs Benefit BBQ

Ongoing               The Art of Trash, sponsored by Alaska Waste and Blaine's

Ongoing               Rotary I-Did-A-Duck raffle sales @ MVFCU

Ongoing               Raffle - Alaska Airlines tickets for 2 - No Restrictions - Sponsored by Chugiak Eagle River Chamber of Commerce Buy                                      tickets @ Mainstage

Ongoing               Eagle River Camera Club presents Bear Paw Photography @ Jitters

Friday, July 13, 2018

11am                      Teddy Bear Picnic @ ER Commons - Brought to you by MEA, Alaska Regional Hospital, Carrs & Eagle River Smiles

                                Chalk the Walk - Sidewalk art for all ages with UAA/CER Campus

                                 11am          Teddy Bear Parade Registration

                                 12pm         Lunch Box Derby

                                 1pm           Odor Eaters Rotten Sneaker Contest

11am - 10pm         Golden Wheel Carnival @ ER Commons

Noon - 10pm        Vendors & Concessions @ Valley River Center & Business Blvd.

12p-5p                     Horse Drawn Carriage Rides @ Business Blvd., $5 per person

6pm-9pm              Bear Paw Classic Car Show sponsored by Chepos at Business Blvd.

6pm-9pm              Vote for your favorite Xtra-Tufs, sponsored by All Seasons Clothing @ Mainstage 

6p                             Rodeo @ Lions Club Park

Saturday, July 14, 2018

11am-10pm          Golden Wheel Carnival @ ER Commons

Noon-10pm         Vendors & Concessions @ Valley River Center and Business Blvd.

10:30am               5K Bear Paw Classic, sponsored by GCI - start @ Autozone

11am                       Bear Paw Festival Grand Paraded, sponsored by Anchorage Women's Clinic

12pm-10pm         Bear Paw LIVE Music & Beer Festival, sponsored by HomeState Mortgage Company, Matanuska                                                  Brewing, Alaskan Brewing, Odd Man Rush, King Street Brewing, Glacier Brewhouse

1pm                       Bicycle Safety Rodeo, sponsored by State Farm Insurance, Fred Meyer, Kawanis, CABA, Subway of AK                                       @ MVFCU

1pm-5pm            Horse Drawn Carriage Rides @ Business Blvd., $5 per person

1:15pm                  Slippery Salmon Olympics, sponsored by MTA @ Business Blvd.

2:15pm                 Alaska Moving Arts - in front of Mainstage

2:45pm                Registration open for Bear Paw's Got Talent @ Mainstage

3pm                      Bear Paw's Got Talent, sponsored by Northrim Bank @ Mainstage

5pm                      Human Foosball Tournament, sponsored by Three Bears Alaska @ Business Blvd.

6pm                      Rodeo @ Lions Club Park

Sunday, July 15, 2018

12pm-7pm               Golden Wheel Carnival @ ER Commons

Noon - 6pm             Vendors & Concessions @ Valley River Center & Business Blvd.

9am-4pm                Alaska Power Lifting behind Transit Center

11:30am                    VCA Dog & Owner Look-a-Like Contest @ Mainstage

12pm-5pm               Horsedrawn Carriage Rides @ Business Blvd., $5 per person

1230pm                    Candices's Dance Studio @ Mainstage

1pm-4pm                 Motorcycle Show sponsored by GEICO @ Business Blvd.

1pm                            KGOT Bear Paw Summer Family Relay Challenge - Sponsored by First National Bank Alaska

130pm                      Carr's Ice Cream Eating Contest @ Mainstage

200pm                    Rodeo @ Lions Club Park

2:15pm                     Chopped Salmon Throwdown @ Mainstage sponsored by Nancy Dahlstrom for State House

400pm                    Drawing for Alaska Airlines tickets @ Mainstage

430pm                     Rotary I-Did-A-Duck Race, sponsored by Eagle River Area Rotary @ Business Blvd.