The Reception Guide lists Alaska's top reception sites and is designed
to help you find a reception site that suits your wedding style,
personal taste, guest list and budget.



Alaska Native Heritage Center

8800 Heritage Center Dr.

Anchorage, AK 99504


Indoors: 167

Outdoors: Call for information

Check for availability

$2150 for 7-hour rental plus food/beverages.

Free parking. Great for outdoor ceremonies by lake an indoors in the Gathering Place.

Alaska Sunset View Resort

5322 S. Big Lake Rd.

Big Lake, AK 99652


2 options: 75 and 180

Outdoors: 300 max

2-3 years

Average $20 per person.

Lakefront with gardens and magnificent views of Denali.

Alaska Wildlife
Conservation Center

Mile 79 Seward Hwy.
Portage, AK 99587

Indoors: 170, 160 seated
Outdoors: 70

A year (plus) in advance

Rental fee for the day is: $3000 during summer (starting May 1); $2500 in the off season (starting Oct. 1)

The perfect place to host any event from black tie to down home. Includes admission, flat screen TVs, tables, chairs and use of the Point with gazebo.

Alpenglow Lodge at Arctic Valley
Mile 7 Arctic Valley Rd.
Anchorage, AK 99520

Indoors: 215

Outdoors: 300

June 1 for the following year

Weekend: $2100; Weekdays: $1800 (includes tables/chairs); 3 day package $4200; inquire for more options

Natural setting in Chugach State Park with mountain views and an option for chairlift rides.

At The Barn Mat-Su LLC

6013 N. Crested Butte Dr.

Wasilla, AK 99654


Indoors: 150
Outdoors: 150

1 year

One day rental = $3500; Atwood day rental = $4500.

Massive timber frame/log elegance. Heated floor/chandeliers.

Bayshore Clubhouse

3131 Amber Bay Loop

Anchorage, AK 99515


Indoors: 150
Outdoors: 150


Rates vary by day and season. Call 907-522-4910 or email for a packet with rate sheet and more.

Beautiful rustic Chalet Room with dance floor, sound system, kitchen, deck, dressing suite and more. Outdoor ceremonies by the lake. Includes after-event cleaning.

Chena Hot Springs Resort

PO Box 58740

Fairbanks, AK 99711

907-451-8104, ext. 1904

Indoors: 150

Outdoors: 250


Cost varies; call for details.

440 acres of pristine wilderness set in Alaska's only year round 100+ year old natural hot springs resort. Aurora Ice Museum is a one-of-a-kind location.

Inn at Tern Lake
Mile 36, Seward Hwy.
PO Box 7
Moose Pass, AK 99631

Indoors: 80-100

1 year

$30-$40 per person. Site rental $1000/day.

Nine acres surrounded by national forest, ponds, streams, mountainous panoramic view, 30-foot ceiling in great room.

Land’s End Resort
4786 Homer Spit Rd.
Homer, AK 99603
907-235-0400 or 800-478-0400

Indoors: 200

Outdoors: 200+


Average sit-down 3-course meal: $40 per person; site fee: $500-$1000.

Full catering and event coordination services, dance floor, stage, endless pool, outdoor hot tub, discounted ERA airfare, shuttle, beach access, exquisite panoramic views, A/V equipment.

Lexi's Lakehouse
151 N. Northshore Dr. Wasilla, AK 99654

Facebook – Lexi’s Lakehouse at Wasilla Lake

Indoors: 30

Outdoors: 100+


Minimum site rental $5500 covers two nights, event and cleaning fee for 6-bedroom home.

Event location on Wasilla Lake with a full deck facing the Chugach Mountains. Spacious accommodations for entertaining visiting family and friends.

Main Event Catering, Grill, Room Rentals
041 E 76th Ave.

Anchorage, AK 99518

Indoors: 160

2 years

$25-$125 for meal depending on food and style of catering. Rental rate: $500-$1200 per day.

Dual overhead projection, sound, video, tables and chairs included. Photobooth, onsite bar and catering.

Settlers Bay Lodge

5801 S. Knik Goose Bay Rd.

PO Box 877868

Wasilla, AK 99687


Indoors: 250


The cost for buffet ranges from $21-$39 and for a plated dinner $24-$32.

Three meeting rooms with view of Cook Inlet or Chugach Mountains that can accommodate small groups or up to 250 people. Just 45 miles from Anchorage.