The Alaska Treasure Seekers will be hosting the 37th annual metal detecting treasure hunt at the Alaska State Fairgrounds in Palmer. Events start at 9AM both days and run till approximately 5pm. There are 6 hunts of one hour each (3 each day), a gold pan toss competition and a speed panning competition. There will be a potluck lunch each day so please bring a dish to share. Entries for detecting hunts are $18 members, $25 non-members. Panning events are $8 for members $10 non menbers.
There are prizes ranging from 3 metal detectors, 3 pinpointers, detector accessories to gold nuggets in the panning events and many other prizes.
see http://www.alaskatreasureseekers.com for more information.