Bear Paw Festival 2022

Support Local and Win Prizes!

Welcome to the Chugiak-Eagle River Chamber Bear Paw Festival 2022 “It Takes Two to Tango” Mobile Passport! It’s FREE to use and easily delivered by email and text to you and requires no app to download. Each individual listing on the passport is a local Community Merchant with something special in store for you at their location! Check out each location on the pass for Bear Paw specials & promotions, activities, and open houses. Use your passport as a guide during the festival and don’t forget to check-in along the way! After five check-ins you are entered into the Grand Prize drawing. Each additional check-in gets you closer to earning prizes! The more check-ins, the better your chances of winning.

Grand Prize is $1000 worth of gas from your Eagle River Chevron! There will also be four $250 gift cards for gas as second prizes to four lucky Bear Paw participants from Eagle River Chevron!

The Festival is July 13th - 17th, 2022
Thank you to all of our 2022 sponsors! To see all sponsors or for information about the 2022 Bear Paw Festival and Daily Schedule go to https://www.bearpawfestival.org/

Pass is valid July 4th through July 31st, 2022

Click here to see what’s included in the Bear Paw Festival 2022 “It Takes Two to Tango” Mobile Passport and Begin Checking-In TODAY!

Bear Paw Festival 2022 "It Takes Two to Tango"

  • Mobile exclusive
  • Instantly delivered via text and email
  • No app to download
  • Enjoy all that the 2022 Bear Paw Festival has to offer
  • Check-in to at least 5 locations for your chance to win!
Free

How this Pass Works

Step 1 - Get Your Pass

This mobile exclusive passport is a curated collection of Bear Paw Festival attractions and local community merchants offering deals and discounts to redeem during your visit.

Step 2 - Receive Text

Your passport will be instantly delivered to your phone via text and email and is ready to use immediately! There is no app to download. Your pass can be saved to your phone’s home screen for easy one-tap access.

Step 3 - Redeem

When visiting a participating business, simply present your phone to the attendant or staff member to redeem available discounts. A unique 4-digit PIN code will be posted or provided to you by a staff member that will allow you to check-in at each location to be entered for the chance to win prizes!

Included Venues

See locations on an interactive map.

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5K Bear Paw Classic
Starts at Autozone.
Sign up at: https://register.chronotrack.com/r/67825

PIN available at Bear Paw Headquarters
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AK Paddlesports
AK Paddlesports rents paddle sport equipment including kayaks, canoes, and paddleboards.

What's Included

  • ROGO 1/2 Off
  • 10% Off Rental
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Alaska Airlines Raffle
Purchase Online or w/QR code.
Bear Paw Festival 2022 July 13 - July 17. 1st Prize - Two Roundtrip Alaska Airlines Tickets (no blackout dates, anywhere Alaska Airlines Flies. Vouchers valid one year from printed dates on voucher).
Raffle Winner Announced Sunday, July 17 2022 - 4PM.
Ticket Price - $10 each or 3/$25. Buy online at https://event.auctria.com/635d743b-38dd-4c3d-a5ca-06f2d00e233b/

PIN available @ Bear Paw Headquarters
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What's Included

  • 10 Each Or 3 For $25
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Alaska Army National Guard Recruiting
When you join the Army National Guard, you’re joining a team with purpose and setting yourself up for a successful future. You’ll gain job skills and leadership experience, and get a head start on a civilian career. Explore the many ways Guard service can accelerate your path.

What's Included

  • 20k Sign On Bonus
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Alaska Gem Homes
We do Everything Real Estate. Listing, Selling, Leasing, & Property Management. We only do Real Estate and we are Local Alaska REALTORS. Call us anytime.

What's Included

  • FREE CMA
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All Life Is Yoga
We are a welcoming wellness yoga studio, offering a varitey of hot yoga, gentle, active, yin, restorative, tai chi, HITT, & strength training classes to fit everyone's needs. Our staff is well educated and happy to help in your fitness goals.

What's Included

  • 20% Off Any Three Items
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All Seasons Clothing Company
Dealers of fine work wear & outdoor clothing.

What's Included

  • 15% Off Any Purchase Over $100
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Alyeska Aesthetics Eagle River
Alyeska Aesthetics is a medical aesthetics clinic providing skin care solutions for all ages in communities across Alaska. Our beautiful main office is based in Anchorage, and we also have an office in Eagle River, as well as other clinics in Kodiak, Wasilla and Soldotna. Our medically trained providers provide a full range of medical aesthetic services.
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What's Included

  • 20% Off Any Service!
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Anchorage Public Library (Chugiak-Eagle River Library)
APL’s busiest neighborhood library! The 18,000 square-foot library has expanded book and media collections, separate areas for children and teens, group study rooms, and a large, welcoming reading area for all ages.

What's Included

  • Free Cinch Sack With New Library Card Sign Up!
  • Free APL Hologram Vinyl Sticker With Library Visit!
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Andrew Elliott - New York Life Insurance, Alaska General Office
Through services ranging from life insurance to financial strategy, weʼve helped millions turn their love for their families into policies that help protect them. I personally serve each client by providing guidance and support through lifeʼs biggest moments.

What's Included

  • Complimentary Meeting
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Art of Trash
Check out the Art of Trash sponsored by Alaska Waste at the Eagle River Bus Transit.

PIN available on painted dumpster
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Bear Paw Awards' Luncheon at Matanuska Brewing Company
Awards Luncheon is Wednesday, July 13th from 12p-1p @ Matanuska Brewing.

Sign up for luncheon at: https://conta.cc/3P8hWWS

Pin available @ Matanuska Brewing during luncheon.
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Bear Paw Classic Car Show
Friday, July 15 on Business Blvd from 6-9pm

PIN available at Bear Paw Headquarters
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Bear Paw Cornhole
Thursday, July 14 - 4-8pm - Doubles tournament Friday, July 15 - 4-8pm - Singles tournament

Sign up at: https://conta.cc/3mmkF20

PIN available @ Bear Paw Headquarters
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Bear Paw Grand Parade
Get there early!

Festival Map available at https://bearpawfestival.org/festival-map

PIN available @ Bear Paw Headquarters
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Bear Paw Headquarters at the Transit Center
Bear Paw Merchandise, Bear Paw T-Shirts / Bear Paw Cups / Questions?

Shuttle Schedule available at https://bearpawfestival.org/shuttle-music-schedules

PIN available @ Bear Paw Headquarters
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Bear Paw LIVE Music Festival at Matanuska Brewing Company
It Takes Two To Tango!
Bear Paw Festival 2022, Chugiak - Eagle River, Alaska July 13 - 17th.
Free music all weekend!
Friday July 15th - 5PM Black Water Railroad | Hope Social Club
Saturday July 16th - Noon Naked Eyes | Highway 9 | Alaska Thunder Funk | Eternal Cowboys
Sunday July 17th - 2PM Ken Peltier | Foam Dudes 3-5PM

FREE ENTRY
Music Schedule available at https://bearpawfestival.org/shuttle-music-schedules

Pin available @ Matanuska Brewing backyard concert
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Bear Paw Motorcycle Show @ Chepos
Thursday, July 14 at Chepos - 6-9pm

PIN available @ Chepo's during event
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Bear Paw Paints at Chepos
Wednesday, July 13 from 6pm-9pm
Sign up at: https://conta.cc/3l7oGGE

PIN available @ Chepos during Bear Paw Paints
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Bear Paw Shuttle
Shuttle Stops - Fred Meyers / Matanuska Brewing / VFW / Festival Grounds

Shuttle Schedule available at https://bearpawfestival.org/shuttle-music-schedules

PIN available @ Bear Paw Headquarters
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Bear Paw Trivia Night at Corks & Hops
5pm-7pm - @ Corks & Hops - Sponsored by Corks & Hop
Sign up at: https://conta.cc/3GXhvLy

PIN available @ Corks & Hops during event
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Bear Paw Vendor Court
See detailed map at https://shows.map-dynamics.com/bpfest2022

PIN available @ Bear Paw Headquarters
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Central Perk
Drive by coffee stand with locally made food, bakery items and handcrafted drinks. Best quality in Eagle River for coffee and refreshments. Locally roasted Black Cup coffee, Ghirardhelli chocolate, Monin syrup, Dr. Smoothie fruit, RedBull, Lotus, Glacier water, Shakes, Mightly leaf tea.

What's Included

  • Buy One, Get One
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Century 21 Realty Solutions - Melissa Flint - Realtor
I pride myself in empowering my clients to make sound financial decisions when it comes to real estate. I set myself apart by putting your needs first, being an excellent communicator, and having some fun along the way. I am also the source of the source when it comes to local business resources.

What's Included

  • Complimentary Home Market Analysis
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Chamber Member Non-Profit Booths at Matanuska Valley Federal Credit Union
Saturday July 16th (9:00AM - 9:00 PM) *Set-up before 8:00am Sunday July 17th (10:00 AM - 6:00 PM) 

PIN available at Bear Paw Headquarters
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Chopped Salmon Throwdown
Sunday, July 17@ 2:30pm @ Town Square (bottom of the hill) Sponsored by Comset Fisheries and Tanner's Alaskan Seafood
sign up at: https://conta.cc/3zVJ6LL

PIN available at event - Pavilion in town square park
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Cozy Interiors
Cozy Interiors has everything you need for a gorgeous, stylish home...we have carpet, flooring, furniture, cabinets, and so much more! Come into our showroom today!

What's Included

  • 20% Off Furniture & Rugs
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Feather Beauty Studio & Hair Salon
Feather is full of all your beauty needs. We have master hair stylists, Botox nurses, a lash artist, and lots of customizable facials.

What's Included

  • $10, $20 Or $30 Off Services
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Goat Yoga
Sunday, July 17 11am and 12pm sessions - Sponsored by All Life is Yoga and Cottonwood Creek Farm
Sign up at:
https://conta.cc/3NK2JKR


PIN available at Goat Yoga
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Golden Wheel Amusements
Carnival. Buy wrist band before July 13th online at: https://goldenwheelamusements.com/ticket-info


PIN available @ Bear Paw Headquarters
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Homan Inc. General Contractor
Homan Incorporated provides home building, renovation and remodeling services in the Chugiak & Eagle River areas. Established in 1978 the business is lead by Chuck Homan II a Graduate Master Remodeler. We have a terrific group of carpenters, trade contractors and suppliers we work with to build homes people are proud to own.

What's Included

  • Construction Consulting
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Human Foosball
Human Foosball tournament @ Business Blvd.
Sign up at: https://conta.cc/3GZijPT

PIN available at Human Foosball
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Jitters
The Eagle River Camera Club, in cooperation with Jitters and Gutierrez Photography, is sponsoring a juried photography competition for the 2022 Bear Paw Festival. Approximately 30 photographs will be selected for the exhibit which will be on display at Jitters throughout most of the month of July 2022. All photos have already been selected. The public will be able to submit ballots for the “Festival Favorite” up until 5pm on Sunday July 17th, 2022. The Festival Favorite will be announced by the end of the day on Monday July 18th, 2022.

PIN Available @ Jitters
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Jitters... Where Coffee Is An Art
We are Eagle River's hot spot since 1994. We serve specialty coffee, as well as, smoothies, Lotus and non-caffinated beverages. It's a great place to grab a drink and snack before you head down to the Bear Paw Festival!

What's Included

  • BOGO Half Off
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Lego Competition at the Eagle River Community Center #170
Lego Custom Builder Competition duringthe bear paw festival. Build, bring, compete! Presented by Chugiak Eagle River Women in Business. *Original Creations Only*
Friday July 15th. Registration: 11 - 12, Viewing/Voting: 12 - 1, Awards: 2PM
Prizes for each age group and grand prize! Age groups: 3-6 yrs, 7-8 yrs, 9-10 yrs, 11-16 yrs, 17+ (32"x32" size limit).
$5 cash entry fee. 12001 Business Blvd Room 170 next to the library. Please pick up all creations by 3PM. Questions? Email cerwib@gmail.com

PIN available at event
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Little Lithuanian Museum
Non-profit Museum; no admission charge; visits available by appointment: www.lithMuseum.org

What's Included

  • Free Admission
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PGM Pacific Grounds Management
At Pacific Grounds Management our priority is to put our customers at ease knowing that their property is well taken care of. From tree care to tree and tree removal with lots in-between you can trust PGM to get the job done. Our locally owned business provides quality and reliability at a price that can't be beat.

What's Included

  • $100 OFF
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Pizza Man
Best Pizza in town! 37 Beers on Tap, including $6 32oz Schooners, $11 Pizza Lunch specials and so much more!

What's Included

  • Free Side Of Fries W/ Any Dine In Purchase!
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Revive Home Market, LLC
Shop local at Revive Home Market this holiday season. Since 2016, Revive has been showcasing local creations along with unique vintage + antique finds from across the country.

What's Included

  • FREE Eagle River Sticker With Any Purchase
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Slippery Salmon Olympics sponsored by MTA
Saturday, July 16th @ 1:15pm SHARP! Immediately following the parade.
Sign up at: https://conta.cc/3Pfhw11

PIN available at Bear Paw Headquarters
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Suburban Challenge Family Fun Run at Healthwise
Thursday, July 14 - Meet at Healthwise @ 6pm

PIN available @ Healthwise during event.
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Summit Eye Care
Owned and operated by Dr. Ashley Kettler, OD, Summit Eye Care provides the Eagle River community with routine and medical eye care services including a wide assortment of glasses & contact lenses.

What's Included

  • 20% Off Storewide
  • $150 Credit Towards The Purhase Of Glasses Or Contact Lenses With A Completed Eye Exam.
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Teddy Bear Picnic
Friday, July 15 - 11am - 2pm - Sponsored by Alaska Regional Hospital, MEA and Carrs/Safeway - Free Hotdogs!

PIN available @ Music booth at Teddy Bear Picnic
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The Alaska Club Eagle River
The Alaska Club is a premier fitness center with 14 convenient locations across Southcentral, Juneau and Fairbanks.

What's Included

  • Free Week
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XTRATUF Competition at All Seasons Clothing Company
Decorate your XTRATUF boot and win a NEW PAIR! Pick up boot at Chamber office - deliver to All Seasons - Winners announced Friday, July 15 @ the Car Show!

PIN available @ Bear Paw Headquarters
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Local brewery of kombucha, hard kombucha & beer.

What's Included

  • BOGO Pint Of Non-alcoholic Kombucha