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Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce

2022 Gala: Seas of Opportunity

WHO: Members of the Ketchikan Business Community and their Guests WHEN: Saturday, November 12 from 8-11:30pm WHERE: Ted Ferry Center WHAT: A celebration of 2022 Community Award nominees and winners! SPONSORS: Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce,…


Mayor Dial, Rodney Dial, Ketchikan Economy, Ketchikan Safey

Meet Mayor Rodney Dial

Voting Starts October 4. Early Walk-In Voting Starts at Borough Office September 19, 2022. Thanks to Mayor Dial keeping the Ketchikan airport open for independent travelers, many Ketchikan businesses that were not cruise-ship dependent were…


R2AK

R2AK Explained

Race to Alaska Stage 1 Race start:┬áJune 13, 2022, Port Townsend, WashingtonStage 2 Race start:┬áJune 16, 2022, Victoria, BCFINISH Race end: TBD, 2022, Ketchikan, Alaska Would you like to get involved without joining the actual…


Norwegian Cruise Lines in Ketchikan Alaska

Ketchikan Tourism Strategy

The Ketchikan Gateway Borough (KGB) has partnered with Confluence Sustainability and the George Washington University International Institute of Tourism Studies with the intent to develop a tourism destination management strategy. Working directly with the community,…




COVID, Collection Kit, COVID-19, At-home Test

Alaska removes travel restrictions

2020 was a destination marketers nightmare. Alaska imposed a travel ban prohibiting non-residents from entering the State other than for essential business. For many fishing lodges, that translated into immediate cancellations and lost revenue. The…