Magic 98.9’s 2 Do List with April & Mark
“Alyeska Blueberry Festival” Sat & Sun 11a-8p Alyeska Resort, Girdwood
Celebrate the lush blueberry season during this family-oriented, outdoor festival featuring live music, more than 2 dozen arts & crafts booths, blueberry contests, and more! In the Alyeska Pond Courtyard. Free admission. Info & a schedule: AlyeskaResort.com.
“Birds, Bees & Wine at the Zoo” Sat 8-10p Alaska Zoo, O’Malley Rd
An untamed, adults-only, guided “walk on the wild side” of animal reproduction! Discover the unique mating habits of our furry, finned, and feathered friends, while sampling a tantalizing array of red, white and dessert wines from Alaska Denali Winery. Must be 21 or over. Tickets and info: AlaskaZoo.org.
“10th Annual Alaska Renewable Energy Fair” Sat 11a-9p Park Strip (G-I)
Family fun as you check out exciting developments in renewable energy with live music, workshops, info booths, food, craft vendors, kids’ activities & more! FREE & open to the public. For info: AlaskaRenewableEnergy.org.
“Kenai Peninsula Run for Women” Sat 10a LeeShore Center, Kenai AK
27th Annual Kenai Peninsula Run For Women benefits the LeeShore Center in Kenai “to promote healthy families and a violence free community while providing a safe haven for women and children who are victims of domestic violence/sexual assault.” For more info & to register: LeeShoreAK.org.
“Alaska Hunter Jumper Association 37th Annual Horse Show” Today/Thurs-Sun various times Equestrian Center, Alaska State Fair Grounds, Palmer
This annual horse show features hunter, jumper, equitation and novice classes for riders of all ages from all over Alaska. Spectators are welcome. Admission is free, but donations are accepted to benefit this year’s charity: Dare to Care School Lunch Program.
“Das Barbecu” Thurs- Sat 7p & Sun 3p (thru Aug 24) Cyrano’s Theatre, D St
Wagner’s “Ring Cycle” set in Texas with five actors playing thirty outrageous characters at break-neck speed! From Broadway to Texas swing; jazz to twangy country-western… a shotgun double wedding, 3 generations of feuding families, a magic ring of power, a synchronized swimming review and a song-and-dance tribute to the joys of guacamole…one wild musical comedy! Info & tickets: Cyranos.org.