Monday, November 28, 2016

Alaska State Society Inaugural Activities

Alaska State Society

Inauguration of the
President and Vice President of the United States
Washington, District of Colombia
January 19-21, 2017

Inaugural Activities

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Exact time TBA
Welcome Celebration Concert
Lincoln Memorial
Ticketed and non-ticketed viewing areas

3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Alaska Delegation Coffee and Dessert Reception
Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Room, 2167 Rayburn House Office Building
Individuals receiving tickets for various inauguration events may pick them up at this time.

Friday, January 20, 2017

8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Open House at Jack Ferguson Associates
203 Maryland Ave NE, Washington, DC
Come in from the cold for warm beverages and pastries.

12:00 p.m.
Inauguration of the President and Vice President of the United States
Followed by Inaugural Address
Ticketed and public viewing areas
For information about attending the Inauguration Ceremony for ticketed and non-ticketed attendees visit,

2:30 p.m. (approximately)
Inaugural Parade
Ticketed and non-ticketed viewing areas

Inaugural Balls
Limited tickets available from The 58th Presidential Inaugural Committee

Saturday, January 21, 2017

7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Best of the West Inaugural Ball
The Old Ebbitt Atrium, 675 15th Street, NW, Washington, DC

Alaska State Society Holiday Party

Monday, December 5th, 2016 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

The Loft at Stanton & Greene
319 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington, DC 20003

We hope you can join us for the annual holiday party. This event is family friendly and we encourage you to bring your kids. Visit Anchorage will be there and plans to bring Santa for photographs and to distribute presents.

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

2016 Alaska State Society 
Cherry Blossom Reception

Please join us in congratulating Alaska's 2016 Cherry Blossom Princess, Nicole Eldred at this year's Alaska State Society Cherry Blossom Reception.  There will be springtime cheer in abundance along with all of your Alaskan friends. Needless to say, it's going to be a great time and we hope you'll be able to make it!

Become a Member Today!
Hawk 'n' Dove, 2nd Floor - 329 Pennsylvania Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC 20003

The Alaska State Society and the University of Alaska invite you to join UA President Jim Johnsen and Washington, D.C. area alumni for an evening of lively conversations with fellow Alaskans, alumni and friends. President Johnsen will share his top priorities for leading a more streamlined university through Alaska's challenging fiscal climate. The evening reception will include light fare and cocktails.

University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen
Washington, D.C.
April 196-8 p.m.

The Loft at Stanton & Greene,
319 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, Washington, D.C. 20003
(202) 525-3325
Contact AT or 907-786-1942 with questions about this event.
Sponsored by the Alaska State Society and the UA Office of the President.

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

New Year Happy Hour

Thursday January 14, 2016 from 6:00 to 9:00 PM

The 201 Bar
201 Massachusetts Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002

Please join Alaskans and friends of Alaska for a happy hour in the new year! The event will be hosted Thursday, January 14 at The 201 Bar, 6:00 PM. Come enjoy drinks, appetizers, and compare new year's resolutions. Cheers!

Monday, November 30, 2015

Alaska State Society Holiday Party

Please join Alaskans and friends of Alaska for food, drinks, and holiday cheer on Tuesday, December 1, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. at 2167 Rayburn House Office Building. Families welcome. Santa will be in attendance.

Guest performance by Yaaw Tei Yi, a Tlingit and Haida Juneau-based dance group.

The 2015 US Capitol Christmas tree is a 74-foot Lutz spruce tree from the Chugach National Forest. The lighting ceremony will be held the following evening, December 2.

Thank you GCI for generous sponsorship of this event, Pacific Seafood Processors Association for donating smoked salmon, Alaska Brewing Company for donating beer, and Alaska Airlines for providing shipping.

2167 Rayburn House Office Building   
200 D Street SW
Washington, DC 20024 

Chelsea Marlow 
Alaska State Society 
president (at) 

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Saturday, September 19th, 2015, 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Joseph Hensley Park, 4200 Eisenhower Ave,
Alexandria, VA 22304

Join fellow Alaskans & friends of Alaska living or visiting the DC metro area for good food and good company! There will be fun times for the whole family as team Anchorage vs. team Rest of Alaska battle for the trophy in this year's softball game. Feel free to invite friends, attend the whole time, or just part of the time.

Members of the Alaska Congressional Delegation have been invited and are known to make an appearance at this event.

Please bring a dish to share, and AKSS sponsors will provide burgers and hot dogs to grill, and soda, water, and beer.