October Events

Yoga for Chronic Pain. Tuesdays 12:15 PM-1:15 PM. October 8 - October 29, 2013. $50. Inner Dance Studio, Anchorage. http://www.innerdanceyogastudio.com/  Taught by Jill Brekken, a physical therapist assistant.

Earth, Fire, Fibre XXIX, the popular mixed media art show often featuring Alaskan artists. October 6, 2013 - January 5, 2014. Anchorage Museum: http://www.anchoragemuseum.org/expansion/index.aspx.

Oktoberfest 2013. October 4-5, 2013, doors open at 7 PM. Egan Convention Center, Anchorage. Sponsored by the German Club of Anchorage. Adults $15, Children under 12, $5 (presumably the kids drink less beer.)

3-D Fright Haunted House begins the cherished Halloween season. October 4-5, October 11-12, October 17-31. 6-11 PM. Northway Mall, Anchorage. http://www.anchorage.net/events/3-d-fright-night-haunted-house.

Make it Alaskan Festival, the popular crafts fair. October 5-7, 2013. Sullivan arena, Anchorage

It’s time again for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Walk. October 5, 2013 10AM-2PM. Park Strip, Anchorage. http://makingstrides.acsevents.org.

Martin Short performs! October 6, 2013 7:30 PM. Performing Arts Center, Anchorage.

5th Annual Zombie Half Marathon and Kids’ Zombie 2K. October 12, 2013. Kincaid Park. Running in costume, not just a “Castle” episode. http://www.anchoragerunningclub.org/zombie.html.

The ever-popular Bead Arts Gala is back. October 14, 2013 10 AM-6 PM, Anchorage Museum. http://www.anchorage.net/events/bead-arts-gala.

Say it isn’t snow. But it will be soon. Learn snowshoeing basics. October 24, 2013 6-7:30 PM. REI, Anchorage. http://www.rei.com/event/43657/session/77145.

Fiddle player Eileen Ivers performs with the Anchorage Symphony October 26, 2013 at 8 PM. http://www.anchoragesymphony.org/web/home.aspx.

Spooktacular Ha-ha-halloween Show at the Snow Goose. Wear your costume! October 26 2013 at 8 PM. http://www.scaredscriptless.com/.