Alaska Day

Alaska State Holiday


Scenic Tok, Alaska

Scenic Tok, Alaska; photo by Mike Woods on Flickr (noncommercial use permitted with attribution / share alike).

Official State Holiday of Alaska

Alaska Day is celebrated on October 18, celebrating the anniversary of the formal transfer of the Territory from Russia to the United States, and the raising of the U.S. flag at Sitka in 1867. All State Holidays



Alaska Day logo illustration © City and Borough of Sitka: Alaska Day Festival website (used by permission).
Alaska Day