Ninilchik is located in Kenai Peninsula Borough
near Cook Inlet on the west coast of the Kenai Peninsula
. Ninilchik extends from the state recreation area in the north to Deep Creek in the south. The original Russian fur trading village is reached by a side road from Mile 135.1 off the Sterling Hwy
The town is famous for fresh and salt water fishing. The main livelihood comes from commercial fishing, tourism, and sportfishing.
The "Biggest Little Fair in Alaska", the Kenai Peninsula State Fair is held annually in August. Visit the historic Transifguration of Our Lord Chapel and cemetery, which overlook the entire rustic village of Ninilchik.
For information, contact the Ninilchik Chamber of Commerce.
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Ninilchik Alaska 99639
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Great Alaska Sportsman Show Anchorage AK March28 The Great Alaska Sportsman Show is one of America's most unusual gatherings of men and women who love the great outdoors and the Alaska vendors, exhibitors and experts who seek to equip and prepare them for a season afield.
The four-day show draws sell-out crowds of people who care passionately about fishing, hunting, hiking, camping, climbing and virtually all other outdoor activities.
Anchorage Festival of Music Anchorage AK April14 The Anchorage Festival of Music is a non-profit community organization dedicated to presenting classical music and educational opportunities in music for the people of Alaska. It is supported in part by grants from the Atwood Foundation, Getty Foundation, Carr Foundations and by major contributions from corporations, as well as generous contributions of time and financial support from many individuals and businesses.
Slam'n Salm'n Derby Anchorage AK June7-16 Win a boat, motor, and trailer.
Mayor's Midnight Sun Marathon Anchorage AK June22 The Mayor's Midnight Sun Marathon includes, a marathon (26.2 miles),
marathon relay (4 X 6.5 miles),
half marathon (13.1 miles).
five miler (5.6 miles), and a
youth cup (1.6 miles).
Kenai Peninsula State Fair Ninilchik AK August16-18 Held annually the third weekend of August, the Kenai Peninsula State Fair features rides, music, food booths, and arts & crafts.