Golden Days Grande Parade: 10:00am – Noon

The pinnacle of Golden Days activities and the largest parade in Alaska ! Hosting more than 100 entries including marching bands, clowns, jugglers, antique cars, unicycle riders and floats, the parade winds from the Carlson Center through downtown, where it ends at Noble and Airport Way . The parade will be broadcast immediately following the parade by KTVF Channel 11

Golden Days Rubber Duckie Race:  2:30pm at Downtown Fairbanks – Golden Heart Plaza

And they’re off! All 6,000 rubber duckies race for the chance to win cash and prizes totaling over $20,000. On race day the Golden Days Committee drop the yellow ducks from the Wendell Street Bridge into the Chena River. The numbered ducks float downstream to the finish line at the Cushman Street Bridge.

Golden Days Street Fair:  9:00am – 6:00pm; 1st & 2nd Avenues

Visit a wide variety of unique vendors and enjoy a fun-filled day in the heart of our great city. This street fair includes something for everyone – enjoy great food for sale by a variety of vendors. Don’t miss music to suit all tastes, entertainment on the Northern Schools Federal Credit Union Stage. There will also be demonstrations, arts and crafts, dunk tank, games for the kids and much, much more!