Anchorage celebrates Alaska’s Arctic in May during a three-day international festival called North by North. Events are organized around the themes of Arctic innovation, resilience and sustainability and happen at the Anchorage Museum and various locations throughout the city.

Included are exhibitions, art installations, films, music, panel discussions, winter games demonstrations, an arts and culture expo, dance party, and events featuring Northern food and craft beer.

North by North is presented by the Anchorage Museum, and other community organizations and groups.