Please join us for the IDEA Curriculum Fair at The Egan Center in Anchorage on Wednesday and Thursday, April 24-25, 2019!

Floorplan Workshop Schedule

Schedule of Events, Wednesday:

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. ~ Keynote Breakfast with Julie Bogart in Explorer’s Hall at the Egan Center (Cook Room, far left on main floor) (Meal served at 8:15)
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. ~ Exhibit Hall open in Explorer’s Hall (main floor)
10:15 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ~ Workshops downstairs in four rooms in Summit Hall

Schedule of Events, Thursday:

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. ~ Exhibit Hall open in Explorers Hall (main floor)
9:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. ~ Workshops downstairs in four rooms in Summit Hall

Costs:

Keynote breakfast ~ $15 pre-pay only. Purchase tickets at the Anchorage Office (670 W. Fireweed, 562-4332) or the Wasilla Office (705 S. Knik Goose Bay Rd. Suite E, 357-4850)

Exhibit hall and workshops (IDEA families) ~ No charge.
Exhibit hall and workshops (non-IDEA families) ~ Admission is $20/family for one or both days. These can be pre-purchased at our office for the discounted price of $15/family. If you don’t live near an office, you can mail a check to pre-purchase admission.

Entrance Fees

Click above for a further explanation of fees, which includes admission to the Exhibit Hall and all workshops, with the exception of the Keynote meal and speech.

Egan Center Parking:

The Egan Center is on 5th Avenue, between E and F Streets, across from Town Square Park.

Easy Park is sponsoring the IDEA Curriculum Fair in downtown Anchorage, and will validate your parking for FREE! To get the free parking, you must park in one of these four parking garages.

JC PENNEY GARAGE
6th Avenue, between D and E Streets.
Enter from 6th Avenue or E Street.
Walk north across Town Square to Egan Center.

5TH AVE GARAGE (NEAR 5TH AVE MALL)
Entire block between 5th and 6th Avenues and B and C Streets.
Walk west on 5th to Egan Center, corner of 5th and E.

6TH AVE GARAGE (PEOPLE MOVER GARAGE) 
Entrance on H Street.
Walk north to 5th Avenue, and turn east to Egan Center.

7TH AVE & G ST. GARAGE
Entrance on G Street.
Walk north to 5th Avenue, and turn east to Egan Center.

Meals:

The concession stand in the exhibit hall will be open from 10:00-6:00 on Wednesday and 10:00-2:00 on Thursday. In addition, there are several restaurants within walking distance of the Egan Center.

Hotel:

Captain Cook, 800-843-1950 or 907-276-6000
Group Rate: $120 single/double
Group Rate Code: 2019 IDEA Homeschool Curriculum Fair

Click below to visit our hotel and visitor information page for more details on accommodations, and link to register with discount.

Hotel + Visitor Info