News & Events in Gustavus, Alaska
Take a field trip to the coastline... or... whatever...
On this page you will find some matters, information, and links
pertaining to the preservation and well being of the community of Gustavus,
Alaska and Glacier Bay National Park.
"Gustavus is an interesting community...
Here, you can really see and feel the spirit of a small and very unique group
of locals working and living together, yet separated by the wilderness and
freedom that the land of Gustavus and Glacier Bay offers them..."
Annual & "Semi" annual events for Gustavus
There are a number of annual or semi regularly scheduled events that take place within the community.
Many of these events are fundraisers for one of the various local committees, eg. Arts Council, Library, Clinic, 4-H, etc. and some are just celebrations and events for the sake of having a celebration or event. If timed correctly, visitors can enjoy these events along with the locals.
For the latest event listings, please check out the Local Calendar of Events organized by the Gustavus Community Network.
scheduled events and a list of some events of the past are shown here:
Gustavus has a few regulary scheduled annual events. The main ones are, in terms of public attendance and popularity:
July 4th, and Halloween.
The rest of the events vary on a non-regular basis throughout the year. Examples of some events of the past are shown here.
*Note: To find the specific date of an upcoming event, you should try the local calendar of events link
organized by the Gustavus Community Network- or you may want to contact some of the locals linking on