Juneau Carnival, Wednesday, May 3-Sunday, May 7, Nugget Mall shopping center
What's Happening the week of May 3-9 050317 AE 1 Capital City Weekly Juneau Carnival, Wednesday, May 3-Sunday, May 7, Nugget Mall shopping center
Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Story last updated at 5/2/2017 - 7:00 pm

What's Happening the week of May 3-9

Juneau Carnival, Wednesday, May 3-Sunday, May 7, Nugget Mall shopping center.

Pillars of American Freedom, Wednesday, May 3, 12-1 p.m., Centennial Hall Convention Center. Speaker: Larry Csnoka, pro football hall of famer.

Orca Point Dinner Cruise, Wednesday, May 3, 5-8:30 p.m., Auke Bay Statter Harbour. Pass through Stephen’s Passage, a gourmet dinner on Colt Island, and discussion. Tickets at

Joel Salatin talk, Wednesday, May 3, 6-7:30 p.m., KTOO Conference Room. More info: General Admission $15. Students with ID $5.

‘Europe: America’s Partner or America’s Problem?’, Thursday, May 4, 5 p.m., KTOO. With Constanze Stelzenmüller.

1867-2017: 150 Years of Change, Thursday, May 4, 6:30-8:30 p.m., JACC. Presented by Richard Carstensen. Free, Juneau area history. More info:

Ecological Nexus, Thursday, May 4, 6:30-9 p.m., Centennial Hall. Free event, No host bar. Salmon beyond Boarders update.

Ballroom Dance Cinco de Mayo, Friday, May 5, 7-10 p.m., JACC.

Barrels, Bottles, & Kegs, Friday, May 5, 5-9 p.m., The Narrows. Games for prizes, silent auction, tastings and a Grand Prize of 50,000 Alaska Airlines Miles and $500 Cash. Tickets at Hearthside Books or

Car Show, Friday, May 5, 4-8 p.m., Saturday, May 6, 10 a.m. 6 p.m., Centennial Hall. Also shows SUnday, May 7, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

International Migratory Bird Celebration, Saturday, May 6, 8-11 a.m., Juneau Community Gardens. Bird banding and other activities with Gwen Baluss. All ages.

APOA Sprint Triathlon, Saturday, May 6, 6-9 a.m., Diamond Park Aquatic Center. 500 yard swim/12.5-mile bike ride/3.1-mile swim. Individual $50. Team $25. Register online,

Iron Kids Triathlon, Saturday, May 6, 8-10 a.m., Diamond Park Aquatic Center. Grades 1-5. 50-yard swim/1-mile bike ride/1/2 mile run. No cost to participate. Register online at Aquatics Programs.

5K Fun Run, Saturday, May 6, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Sandy Beach. Over 100 kids will run, skip and walk together. Participate. Volunteers needed Contact Tracy:

Free Community Emergency Response Team ‘CERT’ Training, Saturday, May 6, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Bartlett Regional Administrative Building Conference Room. See complete schedule details at:

Blessing of the Fleet and Reading of the Names, Saturday, May 6, 10-11 a.m., Cruise Ship Terminal Area next to Taku Smokeries. Alaska Commercial Fishermen’s Memorial. Free event.

Maritime Festival, Saturday, May 6, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Marine Park. Celebrate Juneau’s Maritime history, culture, and commerce. Free.

Full Circle Music Studio Recitals, Saturday, May 6, 3-5 p.m., Sunday, May 7, 3-5 p.m., Shepherd Of The Valley Lutheran. From classical to bluegrass. Reception follows. Bring a non-perishable as a donation. Free.

Juneau Jumper Spring Show, Saturday, May 6, 7-8:30 p.m., Auke Bay Elementary School, Tickets at the door. $5 or $15 for a family.

REWIND Drag Show, Saturday, May 6, 8-11:30 p.m., The Rendezvous. From disco to dub step with Gigi Monroe! $8 cover at the door.

Keith Scott Blues, Saturday, May 6, 10 p.m.-Sunday, May 7, 12 a.m., Valley McGivney’s.

Brew and Beethoven, Monday, May 8, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Alaskan Brewing Downtown Depot. Zuill Bailey and the Vega String Quartet. Free.

Historic Downtown Walking Tour, Tuesday, May 9, 1:30-3 p.m., Juneau Douglas City Museum. Learn how mining changed the landscape of downtown and hear tales of figures and families. Walks take place rain or shine. $25 or $200 for a group of 10.

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