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Anchorage Market & Festival

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Typical flea market

We had a good time wandering around the market. There were many vendors that were not there at... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Coldwater, MI, United States
Fun stalls, nice to walk around

It was nice to see local crafts and things in an open-air space. Fun to walk around and grab a... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
New York City, New York
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“local crafts”(11 reviews)
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2017 is the 26th season for the Anchorage Market & Festival in our home at 3rd & E Street in downtown Anchorage. It was first established in 1992 as the Anchorage Downtown Saturday Market, and consisted of about two dozen vendors with an emphasis on...more
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225 E St, Lower Bowl On 3rd Avenue between C and E Streets, Anchorage, AK 99501
+1 907-272-5634
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Husband and I were killing some time before catching our shuttle to our cruise ship and just happened upon this market. It had some of the usual generic junk, but it also had tons of local crafts and some produce. We loved that they sand...More

Thank emily0116
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a good time wandering around the market. There were many vendors that were not there at that time as the Alaskan State Fair was going on at the same time. All in all not too bad but we saw it all in an...More

Thank randyt926
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Moderate sized outdoor market with a mix of food, handmade jewelry & art, the usual imported clothing from Asia and lots and lots of overpriced ulus. Something to do if you have no other plans.

Thank pazduha
Reviewed 6 September 2018

It was nice to see local crafts and things in an open-air space. Fun to walk around and grab a snack. Vendors were very friendly and not at all pushy.

Thank AllisonSarah
Reviewed 4 September 2018

On Saturday morning we walked from the Visitor's Center, into and past a few downtown tourist shops to the Market. It wasn't crowded when we were there late morning. Enjoyed seeing the work of local artisans. Meet the people making the stuff! We bought some...More

Thank Terry C
Reviewed 1 September 2018

This weekend market offers everything from a reindeer burger to a handcrafted ulu. It wasn't too crowded when we visited but I am guessing that on a fine summer's day the crowds could be an issue.

Thank alannsarah
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The amount of furs, fishing and hunting gear for sale was enough to turn me away. I was looking more for cultural art or traditional Alaska items to buy.

Thank dmarvel89
Reviewed 26 August 2018

We went here on a Saturday morning, and there was a good size shopping crowd there, but not so many people that you couldn't easily see what you wanted to. Three whole rows of tents and vendors were set up in the parking lot at...More

Thank C4vy579
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Was impressed that all tents were occupied despite the rainy day. 3 rows of vendors - 2 of good and 1 of food. Live music, which would have been enjoyed more on a nice day. We only walked through the vendors, as we were just...More

Thank MyTravels033
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

If you wanna shop, listen to live music, take memorabilia, pet huskies or simply eat the tender-most meat, then this is the place ... I had the best reindeer sausage here ...

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Candace S
10 February 2017|
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Response from Dana K | Reviewed this property |
I believe it open at or around 9 am on Saturday.
Sherry B
21 July 2015|
Response from MissBehavior81 | Reviewed this property |
The hours were listed as 10-6pm both Saturday and Sunday in the information booklet thst I picked up. I went the two Saturdays that I was in town. The food vendors do pack up and leave once they are sold out.
Sherry B
21 July 2015|
Response from bjf347 | Reviewed this property |
According to their website, the market is open on Saturdays from 10 to 6 and on Sundays from 10 to 5.