Following is a month-by-month listing of events on the Hay Flats.  Alaskans for Palmer Hay Flats encourages community event on the Refuge.  If your organization is sponsoring an event or has an announcement you'd like posted, please let us know so we may include it!  Forward details to palmerhayflats@gmail.com. In the event of inclement weather, please call (907) 357-8711 to check on the status of an listed event.

​Remember, as stipulated in the Refuge Management Plan, if your group went will, include 20 or more persons, you must obtain a permit from ADF&G.  Call (907) 267-2812 for information.  

Palmer Hay Flats Ducky Dash!

Split the Pot up to $500 & Prizes!!

Adopt a Duck, Protect the Flats

Tickets Cost: 3 for $20.00

Friday, August 11th @ 6pm

Location: Cottonwood Creek    

Purchase Tickets by: 

Phone: (907) 357-8711

Email: palmerhayflats@gmail.com

Website: on the "Donate Page/Tab", in notes section please put "Duck".

Summer Family Fun Day

10am - 3pm ~ Saturday, August 5th, 2017

Location: Reflections Lake, Knik River Access exit off the Glenn Highway at Mile 31.5​

This fun day is for all the community member to come down to the Refuge!  We have local venpmdors and resource organizations providing displays/activities, along with wild bird demonstrations, canoeing/kayaking, wildlife walks with a guide and fishing demonstrations.  This day is fun for friends and family to spend an day in great Alaskans outdoors!​If interested in participating as a vendor please contact APH at alaskans@palmerhayflats.org or at (907) 357-8711. 

2nd Annual Winter Banquet

6pm - 10pm, Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

Location: Elks Lodge in Wasilla 

Alaskans for Palmer Hay Flats will be hosting their second annual winter banquet.  This event will include door prizes, an auction , dinner and a guest speaker.  All the proceeds will go directly to APH's mission of protecting and enhancing the Palmer Hay Flats!