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.
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Sitka Seafood Festival has variety of events
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