Want to eat? Compete? Watch a movie? Hear a lecture? Take your pick: the Sitka Seafood Festival includes a parade, dinners, contests, entertainment, highland games and more. Organizer Alicia Olson and chef/food writer Louisa Chu talk about the details. You can read the schedule here.
The Morning Interview
Sitka Seafood Festival has variety of events
Sitka's Alaska Day celebrations got underway early Saturday morning (10-18-14) with a ribbon cutting at the Sitka Sound Science Center to celebrate the renovation of the center's Sage Building. The building has a new roof, new windows, and a newly repaired exterior -- the glass for the front doors arrived late Friday night, just in time to open them to the public on Saturday morning. more
Earlier this year Sitka had a tarot card reader in residence -- he read over seventy people’s cards in a downtown coffee shop. The Tarot, it turns out, is mystical -- but not magic. Like professional therapy, it's really about looking into a mirror, as KCAW’s resident tarot skeptic, Robert Woolsey, discovered. more