- Juneau, United States
Juneau Things To Do
The off season is definitely "ON" in Juneau
Things To Do
Juneau’s “off season” – October through April – may be a sleepy time for the local bears, but we’re wide awake! Juneauites enjoy a vibrant arts and adventure destination during every season.
Winter sports enthusiasts find challenges at every turn amid snow-clad mountain meadows and stunning downhill slopes, all in postcard-worthy settings. Juneau's winter jewel, Eaglecrest Ski Area, has produced an Olympic silver medalist (Hilary Lindh) and is considered to be "one tough cookie" for even the most expert skiers. Our breathtaking winter landscape is the backdrop for myriad outdoor activities:
Invigorating winter hikes
Juneau’s rich cultural community comes fully alive from October through April with an impressive array of performing and visual arts to stimulate your senses and renew your spirit. Some, but not all, activities enjoyed by winter visitors include:
First Friday gallery walks
Alaska Folk Festival
Theatre in the Rough
Juneau Dance Unlimited
Opera to Go
Juneau Lyric Opera
And to round out the Juneau experience, great shopping and incredible dining are available year-round.
So if your off season visit to Juneau is for business or for pleasure, make time for fun! Whether you crave an active outdoor adventure or an evening at the symphony, you can find it in Alaska's capital city!