Thursday - 13

family

Our Spectacular Sun, fascinating facts about the sun with astronomer Geneva Moffet, 2 p.m., North Pole Branch Library, 656 NPHS. 488-6101 

music/nightlife

Music in the Garden, 7-8 p.m., Georgeson Botanical Garden, 117 W. Tanana Drive on the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus, free, open to the public. 474-7021 for more info. Tonight: Cold Steel.

Gazebo Nights, performances under the gazebo near Gold Rush Town in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way, free, open to the public, 7-8 p.m. Tonight: Dance by North Star Dance Collective. 456-6485

Cousin Curtis, and Emily Anderson, part of The Marlin’s Early Thursday Music Series, doors at 7:30 p.m., music at 8 p.m., The Marlin, 3412 College Road, $7 cover, ages 21 and older, followed by karaoke with Cherie after the show, no cover charge for karaoke. 479-4646 

Cultural Connections, a 45-minute live performance of singing, dancing and story telling by Alaska Native youth, 3:30 p.m., Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center, 101 Dunkel St., $10. Performances are Monday through Friday. 388-4920

Open Mic Night, all artists welcome, hosted by Tony Taylor, Big I Pub & Lounge, 122 N. Turner St., 9 p.m. until late, ages 21 and older. 

Karaoke, at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 8 p.m. to closing, hosted by DJ Holly and DJ Angel. No cover charge, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Thursday Night Karaoke, hosted by Cherie, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, 9 p.m. no cover, ages 21 and older. 479-4646

Fairbanks Sweet Adelines, rehearsal, 6:30 p.m., University Presbyterian Church, 3510 College Road, 6:30 p.m. New voices welcome. For more information, email Gayle at gaylelm@gci.net.

Friday - 14

music/nightlife

The Fox Troubadour, Mike Stackhouse, starting off the weekend, 7 p.m., Howling Dog Saloon, 2160 Old Steese Highway, Fox, ages 21 and older. 456-4695

Sand Castle, performing contemporary folk, rock and retro pop, 8:30-10:30 p.m., at McCafferty’s, A Coffee House, Etc., 408 Cushman St. 456-6853

Sam Densmore, performing in Golden Heart Plaza, 516 Second Ave., noon to 2 p.m., free, open to public.

Matt Lewis Band, performing at the Boatel, 3368 Riverside Drive, for the Boat’s eighth annual birthday party, 9 p.m., ages 21 and older, tickets $25 each available at the Boatel beforehand or at the door, with opening act Sam Densmore.

Sam Densmore, and Firewall, performing at Howling Dog Saloon, 2160 Old Steese Highway in Fox, 9 p.m., ages 21 and older. 456-4695

Marc Brown, and the Blues Crew, performing at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 10 p.m., $4 cover, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Gazebo Nights, performances under the gazebo near Gold Rush Town in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way, free, open to the public, 7-8 p.m. Tonight: Fiddle music with Ptarmigan. 456-6485

Guitar by Albert, fingerstyle arrangements of popular and original tunes, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Ivory Jacks, 2581 Goldstream Road, free, open to public.

Live Band TBA, 10 p.m., The Marlin, 3412 College Road, $5 cover, ages 21 and older. 479-4646

Freezer Burn, The Roast of Bianca Fusion, drag mother of Haus of Ursa Major, hosted by Haus of Ursa Major and AnARoX Productions, 8-11 p.m., The Attic, upstairs at The Roundup Steakhouse & Saloon, 2701 S. Cushman St., doors open at 7 p.m., roast at 8 p.m., $10 admission, benefiting Interior AIDS Association.

Saturday - 15

culinary

Creative Cooking, demos with Chef Chuck Lemke, 10 a.m. to noon, Spendard Builders Supply, 2460 Phillips Field Road, free, open to public. 452-5050  

family

Mother Moose Storytime, for babies up to 23 months old and a parent or caregiver, 10:30 a.m., Noel Wien Library Berry Room, 1215 Cowles St. 459-1052 

music/nightlife

Matt Lewis Band, with opening act Sam Densmore, performing at the Boatel, 3368 Riverside Drive, for the Boat’s eighth annual birthday party, 9 p.m., ages 21 and older, tickets $25 each available at the Boatel beforehand or at the door.

Firewall, on stage at Howling Dog Saloon, 2160 Old Steese Highway in Fox, 9:30 p.m., ages 21 and older. 456-4695

Arctic Entry, performing at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 10 p.m., $4 cover, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Pride Fest, 10 a.m. to midnight, Ester Community Park, 3566 Old Nenana Highway, a free, all-ages event featuring activities, local performers, vendors, and an auction benefiting a new emergency fund for the Fairbanks LGBTQ community. See complete schedule at www.fairybanks.com.

Gazebo Nights, performances under the gazebo near Gold Rush Town in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way, free, open to the public, 7-8 p.m. Tonight: Standards and country rock with David Snyderman. 456-6485

DJ Fifty/50, spinning for dance party night, 10 p.m., The Marlin, 3412 College Road, $5 cover, ages 21 and older. 479-4646  

Fairbanks Trad Irish Session, 7-10 p.m., Pizza Hut, 89 College Road, 374-6045. All levels of musicians welcome.

Sand Castle, performing contemporary folk, rock and retro pop, 8:30-10:30 p.m., at McCafferty’s, A Coffee House, Etc., 408 Cushman St. 456-6853

Kit Carson, performing at Ivory Jacks, 2581 Goldstream Road, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. 455-6665. Free, open to the public.

special event

Junetenth Celebration, noon to 5 p.m., Bernice Allridge Park, 2550 Wilson St., a community-wide outdoor festival with food, entertainment, vendors and announcements celebrating freedom from slavery. The local Fairbanks annual multi-cultural festival celebrating the Emancipation Proclamation is open to everyone, free to attend. 229-232-9328  

Sunday - 16

art

Wild Arts Walk, noon to 4 p.m., the 13th annual Design Alaska Wild Arts Walk at Creamer’s Field, 1300 College Road, with more than 30 local artists showcasing works and creations. The centerpiece of the Wild Arts Walk is “Quick Art” from 1:30-2:30 p.m. in which artists create works of art which are auctioned immediately afterward. $5 admission, proceeds go to Friends of Creamers Field year-round educational programs as well as local artists.  

Ukrainian Egg Decorating, intermediate level, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., The Folk School cabin in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way. See https://folk.school for registration information.

dance

Chatanika Dance, at Chatanika Lodge, 5760 Steese Highway, 5-9 p.m., with The Blue Fox providing fun and familiar oldies and classic rock ‘n roll and classic country. All ages welcome, no cover charge.

film 

“Field of Dreams,” special Fathers Day showing, 1 p.m., Regal Cinemas Goldstream 16 & IMAX, 1855 Airport Way, tickets available at the box office before showtime or at www.fathomevents.com.

music/nightlife

Sunday Night Karaoke, hosted by Cherie, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, 8 p.m. no cover, ages 21 and older. 479-4646

Pride Fest, noon to 8 p.m., Ester Community Park, 3566 Old Nenana Highway, a free, all-ages event featuring activities, local performers, vendors, and an auction benefiting a new emergency fund for the Fairbanks LGBTQ community. See complete schedule at www.fairybanks.com.

Gazebo Nights, performances under the gazebo near Gold Rush Town in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way, free, open to the public, 7-8 p.m. Tonight: Storytelling with Martin Miller. 456-6485

special event

Father’s Day Car Show, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sourdough Fuel, 1555 Van Horn, free, open to public, family friendly. Show will feature unique and custom cars from across the Interior. Pre-registered for the show are vehicles from Vernon Nash, the Fairbanks Corvette Club, the Mustang Club, the Fairbanks Truck Club, Alaska Tailgaiters, as well as individual car, truck and motorcycle aficionados. There will be activities for the kids, and door prize drawings throughout. To register your vehicle, call Antwuan at 331-9902, pick up a registration at any Sourdough Fuel location, or arrive by 10 a.m. Sunday at Sourdough Fuel Van Horn, corner of Van Horn and Lathrop. 452-0616 or sourdoughfuel.com for more.

stage

Fight Choreography, with Ty Hewitt, master choreographer, 6-9 p.m., Jack Townshend Point on UAF campus, $25 per person, study sword fighting and fight choreography with trained professional Hewitt, the fight choreographer for Fairbanks Shakespeare Theatre’s “Macbeth.” Everyone is welcome, register at www.fairbanksshakespeare.org

Monday - 17

art

Ukrainian Egg Decorating, intermediate level, 6-9 p.m., The Folk School cabin in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way. See https://folk.school for registration information. 

family

Mother Moose Storytime, for babies up to 23 months old and a parent or caregiver, 10:30 a.m., Noel Wien Library Berry Room, 1215 Cowles St. 459-1052

lecture

Down Memory Lane, talks with University of Alaska Fairbanks emeriti faculty about their careers and the past and future of UAF, facilitated by Robert Hannon, 7-8 p.m., Murie Building Auditorium, 982 Koyukuk Drive, UAF campus. Free, open to the public, 474-7021. Today’s speaker: Larry Kaplan, professor of linguistics and director of the Alaska Native Language Center from 1974-2018. 

music/nightlife

Metal Mondays, featuring the best in your favorite metal music, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road. Ages 21 and up, no cover. 479-4646

Gazebo Nights, performances under the gazebo near Gold Rush Town in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way, free, open to the public, 7-8 p.m. Tonight: Classical violin with Anja Endestad. 456-6485

Tuesday - 18 

film 

“Field of Dreams,” special showing, 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., Regal Cinemas Goldstream 16 & IMAX, 1855 Airport Way, tickets available at the box office before showtime or at www.fathomevents.com.

lecture

Healthy Living, health-related talks with local experts, 7-8 p.m., Murie Building Auditorium, 982 Koyukuk Drive, University of Alaska Fairbanks campus Free, open to public. Call 474-7021 for more information. Today’s talk: “What Does It Take to be Financially Healthy?,” presented by Ben Roth, financial advisor.

music/nightlife

Tuesday Night Karaoke, at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 8 p.m. to closing, hosted by Cherie. No cover charge, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Great Land Sounds, men’s barbershop chorus, 6:30 p.m. at Mojo Music, 819 First Ave. There is no cost, and any man who likes to sing is welcome to try singing in four-part harmony. Email music.maker@live.com for more information.

Aurora Women’s Chorale, an all-female choir directed by Janice Trumbull, 7 p.m., rehearsing at University Park Bible Church, 3681 Sandvik, all voices and talents welcome. Email is allison2619@gmail.com or see www.aurorawomenschorale.org online.

Gazebo Nights, performances under the gazebo near Gold Rush Town in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way, free, open to the public, 7-8 p.m. Tonight: Jazz piano with Clarence Pate. 456-6485

Wednesday - 19

art

Fairbanks Watercolor Society Meeting, 6:30 p.m. in the Blue Room, third floor of the Centennial Arts Building, Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way. Visitors welcome. For more information, contact Becky Anderson at 474-4014. 

dance

Open Dance Practice, with the Ballroom Dance Club of Fairbanks, 7-9 p.m., Pioneer Park Dance Center. Please bring clean, non-marking shoes to help protect the dance floor. No partner necessary. $2 members/$3 public. Call 456-3331 for more info. 

family

A Universe of Stories, storytime for 3 to 10 year olds, 10:30 a.m., Noel Wien Library Berry Room, 1215 Cowles St. 459-1052

A Universe of Stories, storytime for 3 to 10 year olds, 1:30 p.m., Noel Wien Library Berry Room, 1215 Cowles St. 459-1052

Preschool Storytime, 11:15 a.m., North Pole Branch Library, 656 NPHS Blvd, stories, songs and crafts for ages 3-5, no registration required. 488-6101 

lecture

Discover Alaska, lecture series, on topics of interest from Fairbanks and around the state, 7-8 p.m., Murie Building Auditorium, 982 Koyukuk Drive, University of Alaska Fairbanks campus, free, open to public, 474-7021. Today’s topic and speaker: Mike Taras, speaking on interpreting tracks and signs of Alaska wildlife.

Guided Walking Tour, and informative talk, of the UAF Geophysical Institute, a world-renowned research center for the study of earth sciences and space physics, home to the Alaska Satellite Facility, the Alaska Center for Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration, the Poker Flat Research Range, and other research facilities. 1 p.m., meet in the lobby of Akasofu Building, 2160 Koyukuk Drive, West Ridge on the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus, free, open to public. 474-6149

music/nightlife

Wednesday Night Karaoke, at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 8 p.m. to closing, hosted by DJ Holly and DJ Angel. No cover charge, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Open Mic Night, the longest-running open mic night in Fairbanks, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road. 10 p.m., ages 21 and older, no cover. 479-4646

Folk music, By Ice Jam, 7-10 p.m. at Pizza Hut, 89 College Road. 374-6045

Gazebo Nights, performances under the gazebo near Gold Rush Town in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way, free, open to the public, 7-8 p.m. Tonight: Acoustic music that rocks with Kit Carson. 456-6485

Thursday - 20

family

North Pole Firefighters, a Q&A, plus see firefighting equipment and trucks, 2 p.m., North Pole Branch Library, 656 NPHS Blvd. 488-6101

music/nightlife

Gazebo Nights, performances under the gazebo near Gold Rush Town in Pioneer Park, 2300 Airport Way, free, open to the public, 7-8 p.m. Tonight: Dance by North Star Dance Collective. 456-6485

Music in the Garden, 7-8 p.m., Georgeson Botanical Garden, 117 W. Tanana Drive on the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus, free, open to the public. 474-7021 for more info. Tonight: Rock Bottom Stompers.

Downtown Block Party, hosted by Downtown Association of Fairbanks, 5-9 p.m., a “pedestrian mall” on Second Avenue between Venue and Noble Street, with up to 20 food and merchandise vendors, nonprofit fundraising and live musical performance. Free, open to public.

Etsuko, & Musician Friends in Fairbanks, playing original modern music and jazz, 7-8 p.m., Raven Landing, 1222 Cowles St, free, open to public. 328-5454  

Cultural Connections, a 45-minute live performance of singing, dancing and story telling by Alaska Native youth, 3:30 p.m., Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center, 101 Dunkel St., $10. Performances are Monday through Friday. 388-4920

Open Mic Night, all artists welcome, hosted by Tony Taylor, Big I Pub & Lounge, 122 N. Turner St., 9 p.m. until late, ages 21 and older. 

Karaoke, at The Arctic Fox, 623 Old Steese Highway, 8 p.m. to closing, hosted by DJ Holly and DJ Angel. No cover charge, ages 21 and older. 374-2900

Thursday Night Karaoke, hosted by Cherie, at The Marlin, 3412 College Road, 9 p.m. no cover, ages 21 and older. 479-4646

Fairbanks Sweet Adelines, rehearsal, 6:30 p.m., University Presbyterian Church, 3510 College Road, 6:30 p.m. New voices welcome. For more information, email Gayle at gaylelm@gci.net