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Parks & Rec Special Events

  1. H.A.W.K

    May 27, 9:00 AM - September 3, 5:00 PM @ Convention and Civic Center

    Get outside this summer and explore with HAWK: Hike Alaska's Wild Kountry! Starting May 27th pick up pick up a HAWK card at the Parks and Rec office, located in the Civic Center or at another participating establishment around town. Then hike as many of the trails listed on the card as you can- the more trails you hike the more chances you have to win! Turn you card in or log your trails online by September 3rd and you will be eligible to win! HAWK is open to ages 5 and up. Pick up your HAWK card today and get your summer adventure started.

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    July 4, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Convention and Civic Center

    Celebrate the 4th of July with the Uncle Salmon Freedom Run! 5K Run/Walk Free! Open to all ages. Race starts at the Civic Center and goes through town down to Dock Point Trail. Expect some trail running. Prizes for top finishers.

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  3. 1st Annual Mascot Race

    July 4, 12:15 PM - 12:30 PM

    Watch Valdez's many mascots race during the 4th of July Parade! Who will be the winner! Be there to find out! If you are a local mascot and would like to participate contact Parks and Rec Activities Coordinator Ashley Ney-Vollmer at today!

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Parks & Rec Swimming Pool


    June 14, 6:00 AM - July 4, 9:00 PM @ Valdez Swimming Pool

    CLOSURE EXTENDED until July 5th!!! The Pool will be closed June 14th thru June 28th to allow for projects with the new Middle School construction and for our annual maintenance and cleaning. There will be no activities in the pool during this timeframe.

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