Vacant Spaces to Happening Places


Join FEDC, the Downtown Association, FNSB, and the Chamber of Commerce for lunch and the keynote address, "Vacant Spaces to Happening Places," delivered by renowned 'Think Local' advocate and entrepreneur, Kimber Lanning. 

Program highlights include:

•Quantifying the impact of local economy work and preservation

Leveraging Your Localness: Small Business Workshop


Join FEDC, the Downtown Assocation, FNSB, and the Chamber of Commerce for renowned 'Think Local' advocate and entrepreneur Kimber Lanning's workshop "Leveraging Your Localness" -- a two hour workshop for small business owners. Kimber has spoken to our Fairbanks business owners and comes armed with an understanding of the unique opportunities and challenges facing them. 

Topics will include:

Procurement Matters discussion


Around the country, procurement departments are spending government money on goods and services without actually measuring the true cost of the contract. In the report “Procurement Matters’ economic study team Civic Economics proved that the State of Arizona was actually losing $500,000 annually on a contract for office supplies worth $5M.

Energy for All Alaska meeting

Join us, Tuesday, November 15 for our next Energy for All Alaska meeting. It begins in 8am here at FEDC.

Ben Loeffler, Energy Management Engineer for the Fairbanks North Star Borough, will be here to present FNSB Energy Initiatives.

Connect 49

Tuesday, November 15th, is our next Connect 49 at Venue and it’s going to be great!

Shop Small Saturday

Get your Christmas shopping done this Saturday with great gifts from Downtown Association of Fairbanks' member businesses! Click here for more information.