If you’ve heard of the Kentucky Derby, then you’ll be sure to enjoy Alaska’s very own Salmon Derby!
Join the competition and reel in the best salmon catch of the day to win big! Land the biggest and best salmon in Anchorage every June for a chance to win cash and prizes!
Located at Ship Creek, which is one of Alaska’s most popular sport fishing spots. It attracts the attention to locals and visitors alike for some fishing fun! Of course Alaska has many fishing spots, the salmon swim into the rivers around Anchorage.
The Salmon Derby is not only a fun event for all, but also benefits the local soup kitchen for the poor and homeless.
For more on Anchorage’s King Salmon Derby, click here!