For small towns like Seward and Girdwood, events like Mount Marathon and the Forest Fair bring an influx of cash into small communities. Tourism is a major pillar of Alaska’s economy, and on the next Alaska Edition, we’ll talk about what big events mean to small towns.
HOST: Ellen Lockyer
- Kathy Dunn, Alaska Division of Economic Development
- Tanya Carlson, director of marketing, Alaska Travel Industry Association
- Carole Tallman, board member, Seward Chamber of Commerce
KSKA (FM 91.1) BROADCAST: Friday, July 10, at 2:00 p.m. and Saturday, July 4 at 6:00 p.m.
Alaska Public Television BROADCAST: Friday, July 10, at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, July 4 at 6:00 p.m.