Saturday, July 15, 2023 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM AKDT
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Town Square Park 
11924 Business Blvd
Eagle River, AK 99577

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Britney Olsen 
Chugiak-Eagle River Chamber of Commerce 


Matanuska Telephone Association Proudly brings you

The 2023 Slippery Salmon Olympics!

One of the Most Unique Events of the Bear Paw Festival!

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Relay teams of two individuals negotiate an obstacle course while carrying a full Alaskan salmon (dead of course) and an open bottle of soda! 

Teams are timed and penalties will be assessed.


Two Lanes of Simultaneous Action, Hilarious Gyrations and Lots of Fun!


All we need is YOUR TEAM!

There is only room for 20 teams, so sign up early ~ this event always sells out! 


Date: Saturday July 15th, 2023 @ 1:15pm (Directly following the Parade)

$40.00 Per Team (Includes an Official MTA Slippery Salmon T-Shirt)

Check-In: 1:00pm - Bear Paw Headquarters 

Event Begins at 1:15pm Sharp


Register Now Online!