Skagway Spring Flings

Folk Festival, Clean Sweep, Film Festival, Clebrate Spring!, Quilt Market, and Mother's Day tours of Skagway attractions highlight busy spring in Skagway

Frank Delaplaine wows the crowd at the International Folk Festival on April 18, and Wanda Warner and Laurie Sica admire an old quilt at the Quilt Show at the AB Hall on May 10.

Residents join in a May Pole dance at the Celebrate Spring! festivities at the Skagway Medical Clinic on May 10. Darla Dorn makes ballon dogs at Celebrate Spring! JB

Roy Nelson drags trash off a truck during Clean Sweep on May 3. The city’s Public Works Department manned the dump trucks all day, and Lucas Heger pleads with people not to cross between trains as he hands out White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad pins to mothers on the free Mothers Day train ride. DL