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Auke Bay is located in Juneau Borough. Auke Bay is a waterfront area on Glacier Hwy about 12 miles northwest of downtown Juneau. It is located at the terminus of the Mendenhall Glacier, which flows into Mendenhall Lake just north of the peninsula.

It is the site of a small boat harbor and a USFS campground. The Auke Village Recreation area is next to the Auke Bay Alaska Marine Highway ferry terminal and is the site of a totem pole and campground.

Although it is part of the Juneau metro area, it has its own post office.

Auke Bay | Location: Auke Bay Alaska 99821

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07/18 Coming to The Auke Bay area
Alaska Folk Festival Juneau AK April8-14 FREE! There is no admission charge to any concert, dance, workshop or other event. AFF encourages and supports non-professional musicians as well as professionals.
Southeast Alaska State Fair Haines AK July25-28 This annual fair is held at the fairgrounds in Haines in mid-August and grew out of a strawberry festival. It features agriculture, home arts, fine arts and crafts. The highlight is the Bald Eagle Music Festival. Pig racing for cookies is a featured attraction, along with a logging contest, art demonstrations, exhibits of flowers, livestock, baked goods, quilting, and woodworking. A horse show, parade and other events round out the attractions.
Alaska Bald Eagle Festival Haines AK November11-17 This festival celebrates the world's largest gathering of bald eagles in the Chilkat Valley near Haines at a time when the eagles are feeding on a late run of coho and chum salmon. The eagles congregate along the Chilkat River and can easily be viewed from many pullouts on the Haines Highway in the Bald Eagle Preserve. The festival includes the release of wild rehabilitated eagles, live bird presentations, art exhibits, naturalist-guided tours, photographic workshops, seminars on birding and natural history topics, exhibits, and keynote speakers.