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Ready to get in the Fur Rondy spirit?
Feb 22, 2023 11:33 ET

The Fur Rendezvous has been a staple of Alaska winter life for nearly 90 years. Founded in 1935, the festival started as a celebration that coincided with miners and trappers coming to town to sell their wares. While Alaska’s trapping and sled-racing lifestyles are still featured in the two-week event, there’s much more as well. Here is a look at some of the big events and traditional gatherings scheduled for 2023 Fur Rondy.

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