Soldotna Chamber’s 17th Annual Pie Auction

by September 30, 2011

The Soldotna Chamber of Commerce’s 17th annual dessert and pie auction will be held October 22 from 5-8 p.m. This is their biggest fundraising event of the year!!! Come out and enjoy an evening full of food, drinks, and “scary fun”. You have the option of buying a table for 6 people for $300, or you can buy an individual ticket for $50. Contribute by reserving a table, baking a pie, or making a donation. Don’t forget to come in costume! Please submit all of your donations by October 12th. Tables sell out quick so hurry fast and reserve yours today by calling 262-9814.

Soldotna’s Buckets Sports Grill

by September 29, 2011

Looking for great food, service, beer, sports games, and fun? Well then Soldotna‘s Buckets Sports Grill is the place to be. Go in and enjoy watching your favorite team play on big screen TV’s while enjoying some fantastic food and sipping on a cold one. They are now providing a new sound box which allows you to hear only the channel you are watching! Dine inside, or if it’s a beautiful, sunny day you have the option of sitting out on their deck! Their menu consists of HUGE burgers, the hottest wings in town, or for something lite, you can enjoy one of their many soups or salads. Their service is great and the waitresses … Continue reading

Kenai Peninsula’s Kassik’s Brewery and Bear Creek Winery

by September 28, 2011

The Kenai Lumberjack Jam that is being held October 1st by the Kenai Chamber of Commerce and Buccaneer Alaska will be having some great beer and wine on tap. I’d like to talk today about the companies providing these great beverages for us! Kenai Kassiks Brewery: Kenai’s Kassik’s Brew Stop is located in a small warehouse adjacent to Frank Kassik’s home in Nikiski. Frank’s passion for brewing began when his wife bought him a home brew kit for Christmas. Frank loved it and soon became an excellent home brewer. They built a 36 X 50 shop in hopes to someday have a brewery. In May of 2005 Kassik’s purchased a used seven barrel system, and … Continue reading

Kenai Lumberjack Jam

by September 27, 2011

The Kenai Chamber of Commerce and Buccaneer Alaska will be hosting the 27th Annual Beer and Wine Experience!! The “Kenai Lumberjack Jam” will be held October 1st at the Old Carr’s Mall in Kenai. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m., and Tickets are $50 per person. The event includes: Silent & live auction, buffet dinner, lumberjack activities, Kassik’s Brewstop Beer, and Bear Creek Winery Wine. If you would like to purchase tickets, call the Chamber at 907-283-7989.

Kenai Peninsula Amvets Oktoberfest

by September 27, 2011

Come out October 8 to the Red Diamond Center on K-Beach Road for the Amvets Oktoberfest! The Amvets Ladies Auxiliary and Amvets Post 4 will be hosting! There will be a delicious German dinner that will start at 6 p.m. Enjoy an auction, door prizes, contests and a chicken dance. The contests include one for those in costume, yodeling, and beer tasting!!!! Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. All of the proceeds will be going toward scholarships and Paws for a Cause. Call 262-3540 for reservations.

Soldotna Montessori’s Dessert Auction

by September 26, 2011

Soldotna’s Montessori School will be hosting a fundraiser October 7 from 6-9 p.m. Come support all of the Model United Nation members by participating in all of the activities provided! There will be split-the-pot, desserts for auction, silent auction, and dancing! You and your family will be entertained by “The Half Baked Alaskans” musical group. There is also FREE dessert for everyone! Tickets are $5 for individual and $15 for a family. The delegates will also be auctioning off a playhouse/shed and those tickets will be $20 each.  If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact Robin Denbrock at 252-6288 or e-mail him at

Kenai and Soldotna Real Estate Market – September 2011

by September 23, 2011

After posting only about the Kenai Real Estate, Soldotna Real Estate, and Kenai Peninsula Real Estate Markets yesterday.  I had a lot of questions about just the local Kenai and Soldotna area, so I went ahead and just grabbed the data for our local area. I have provided the last three years of data to show how the Kenai and Soldotna Real Estate Market is doing.    This data covers the following cities: Sterling, Nikiski, Kasilof, K-Beach, Kenai, and Soldotna.  I get asked many times a week how the real estate market is doing, I can honestly tell you that we have a very strong market here.   We are not like the lower 48 and housing market … Continue reading

Rid Your Kenai or Soldotna Home of Winter Stench!

by September 23, 2011

It’s winter time, your windows are closed, and your heater is on, and all you smell is something awful that you can’t get rid of! It’s extremely hard to air your home out during winter because of the cold, so I’m here to give you some solutions of pin-pointing your stench and getting rid of it! Smell: Lingering Food Odors Your cooking may smell amazing on the day you make it, but afterward? Without having to open your windows, boil a couple tablespoons of vinegar in water. That you make the most awful food smells go away. If that still doesn’t work, order some takeout next time! Smell: Smoky Your culprit for this smoky smell … Continue reading

Kenai Peninsula’s Caribou Hills Cabin Hoppers

by September 23, 2011

Get ready to kick off the Caribou Hills Cabin Hoppers season with a party at the Soldotna Sports Center November 5, from 6-9 p.m.!!! This is a members-only function, but you may renew your new, or returning, membership at the door! This event will be catered, but you’re asked to bring salads, side dishes, or desserts which will all be served potluck style. Come enjoy the auctions, door prizes, displays, and more!

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