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Our First Snow Classic was back in 1985 and was measured by a physical “Snowfall Time Machine” at 9th & C Street. The Time Machine has since been taken down, but its blueprint remains as the target shape in this year’s poster.

Take your chance guessing when Anchorage will receive it’s first significant snowfall of at least 3 inches for the 2022-2023 season.  Snowfall to be measured at the NOAA headquarters on Sand Lake Rd.

All entries purchased in the same transaction will be entered under the same day and time.

If you wish to enter multiple predictions you will need to purchase a separate ticket for each guess.

Possibly WIN 1 of 3 prizes!

1. Two coach roundtrip tickets systemwide on Alaska Airlines*. #makingflyinghappen

2.$1,000 Cash Prize

3. One-hour Pistenbully Ride

*Only valid on Alaska Airlines with no blackout dates. Each main cabin ticket is valued at $1250.Vouchers are not transferrable and are subject to the additional terms and conditions on the applicable Travel Authorization Form.

Tickets are available for purchase until Midnight on October 15.

Winners will be drawn within 48 hours after the First Significant Snowfall.

Snow Measurements will be calculated by NOAA on Sand Lake Rd.