Downtown Fairbanks | JUNE 24, 2023

More than 30,000 people pack downtown for twelve hours of fun under the midnight Alaskan sun! Alaska’s biggest one day event showcases live performances throughout the day to keep festival visitors entertained. Food + Shopping booths offering locally made goods and delicious food selections will line our downtown streets. This is an amazing FREE event to experience the best of the midnight sun and the best of beautiful Fairbanks rolled into one special day.

We can't wait to see you in beautiful Downtown Fairbanks for the 41st Midnight Sun Festival!


Our sponsorship packages offer several benefits, including street banners downtown, stage sponsorships, and the chance to be part of a unique event. With our sponsorship packages, you can showcase your brand to a diverse audience and help support a beloved local event.

Come join us for the Midnight Sun Festival in Fairbanks and become part of something special!

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Design Contest

Get ready, Fairbanks! The 2023 Midnight Sun Festival presented by TOTE is right around the corner, and we need your creative designs to be featured as our coveted festival tee-shirt! Plus, you'll have the chance to win $500 cash.

If you're an artist, submit your design via the link below.

Not an artist? Share with your favorite local artist to get their creative design on our tee-shirt and share the chance to win $500!

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The Midnight Sun Festival is the perfect opportunity to showcase your business! This annual celebration of the summer solstice includes a variety of vendors offering food, locally made goods, and other fun activities.

As a vendor, you’ll have the opportunity to reach a large audience of potential customers. Plus, you can get involved in the community and help support local businesses. So don’t miss out – apply now and join the celebration!

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The Midnight Sun Festival is an incredible event that brings over 20,000 people to downtown Fairbanks every summer! The festival features three stages with 45-minute long performance slots. From noon to midnight, you can enjoy a variety of performances from different artists with 3 or 4 performances every hour for 12 hours!

If you're interested in performing at the Midnight Sun Festival, you can apply here to be part of this amazing event! Don't miss out on the chance to be part of the Midnight Sun Festival and share your talent with the Golden Heart City!

Thank you, 2023 sponsors!