Capital City Celebrations will host an Alaska Statehood Extravaganza from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 19, at Mendenhall Auto.
The past 50 years of Alaska statehood will be highlighted with pictures, music and dancing. The event is for people 21 years of age and older. A wine tasting will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. and a specialty 50th anniversary beer by the Alaskan Brewing Co. will be on hand to sample, as will coffee by Heritage Coffee Co. Commemorative wine glasses will be on sale at the event.
Tickets are $45 for one or $80 for two. Presale tickets are available at both Hearthside Books locations.