Parks & Recreation

The Fairbanks North Star Borough Parks and Recreation Department preserves and creates an inclusive community culture by providing places and programs designed to enrich the quality of life. 

The Department is continually trying to improve facilities and is currently working on multiple projects. Find more about these ongoing projects by clicking  here


George Michael Reborn: Tribute to WHAM & George Michael

Celebrate summer solstice during the Midnight Sun Festival with a FREE outdoor concert! On Saturday, June 18th, downtown will be transformed into a block party with booths selling food, crafts, lot of activities and LIVE entertainment, including GEORGE MICHAEL REBORN- a tribute to Wham and George Michael. DJ Fifty50 starts the fun at 6pm at Griffin Park followed by George Michael Reborn! Come visit the Parks & Rec FLIP booth to learn about all the fun activities happening for the community within the Fairbanks North Star Borough!

Special thanks to Mt McKinley Bank and Clarion Fairbanks Hotel for sponsoring this event! Also, special thanks to Downtown Association of Fairbanks, Explore Fairbanks Alaska, Erickson Events, K-Wolf 98.1, & TED FM! Can't wait to see you there! 

George Michael Reborn Free Concert