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.



Admiral's Place

9350 Independence Dr.

Anchorage, AK 99507


Indoors: 110

1 year

See website or call for pricing.

Stunning decor, spectacular views, easy parking, catering kitchen, audio-visual, weddings, corporate meetings, seminars, luncheons and parties.

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 Road
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.

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.

Bear Paw Adventure
72450 Camai Rd.
Anchor Point, AK 99556

Outdoors: 80

2 years

$4040 for the 3-day Essentials Package, up to $9035 for the Inclusive bundle.

Weddings and receptions. Large lawn, unique covered pavilion, 3-night bridal suite. Your perfect Alaska Wedding.

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.

Coast Inn at Lake Hood
3450 Aviation Ave.
Anchorage, AK 99502

Indoors: 225

2 years

4 banquet rooms available; call for details

Group rates for hotel rooms, free parking, free wifi, colored linens and centerpieces provided. Delicious buffets or plated meals, no outside catering allowed. Free shuttle to/from airport.

Dena’ina Civic and Convention Centers
600 7th Ave.
Anchorage, AK 99501

Indoors: 300
Outdoors: 250

One year in advance

$44 per guest.

Spectacular views throughout the facility. Professional in-house culinary team committed to excellent service.

Driftwood Inn & Seaside Lodge
135 W. Bunnell Ave.
Homer, AK 99603

Indoors: 150

Outdoors: 150


Call for estimate.

Beautiful setting overlooking Kachemak Bay and Bishop’s Beach. Conveniently located in Historic Old-Town Homer.

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.

Main Event Catering, Grill, Room Rentals
1041 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.

Majestic Valley Lodge
Mile 114.9 Glenn Hwy
16162 West Glenn Hwy
Sutton, AK 99674

Indoors: 125


Up to 12 months

Full course sit-down dinner averages $34 per person.

6000 square foot, hand-scribed log lodge
overlooks the Chugach and Talkeetna mountains.

Meier Lake
6059 Wasilla-Fishhook Rd.
Wasilla, AK 99654

Indoors: 125

Outdoors: 125

2 years

$5500-$8500 site rental fees, catered meals start at $45 per person.

Enjoy this private summer camp style resort complete with luxury cabins and experienced event staff.

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.

Veil & Vine
4350 S Bodenburg Loop Rd.
Palmer, AK 99645

Indoors: 200

Outdoors: 250

2 years

Rates vary; contact for pricing info.

Full-service venue with breathtaking 360’ views. Offering venue rental, full catering, decorating and planning services. Three facilities included in price: a grand hall, pavilion and founders chapel.

Viking Hall Inc.
8141 Briarwood St.
Anchorage, AK 99518

Indoors: 150

Anytime - reserve early to hold your date

See website or call for pricing.

Main event room features airy 10’ ceiling, dance floor, fireplace, and mountain view. Commercial-style kitchen for self- or hired-catering. Centrally located with free parking.