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Welcome to Wasilla,

Gateway to the Mat-Su Valley and the best of Alaska!

Alaskan residents knew long before Sarah Palin introduced our little city to the world, that Wasilla, in the beautiful Matanuska-Susitna Valley of South-central Alaska, is one of the 'not to be missed' places for visiting friends and family.

For help planning your Alaskan adventure of a life-time, be sure to check our local Events Calendar, and submit an Information Request to receive special offers from Greater Wasilla Chamber of Commerce, Convention & Visitor Bureau members!

Located just 65 short highway miles outside of Anchorage, the Mat-Su Valley is known for its abundant lakes, providing a variety of outdoor activities, including fishing, camping, boating, and giant vegetable viewing - fun for the entire family.




A message from Wasilla Mayor Bert Cottle

"Welcome to the City of Wasilla, the fastest growing City in the Mat- Su Borough and the State. With a City population of 8,365, Wasilla actually services 37,168 residents within a five mile radius, and 60,319 residents within a ten mile radius. We are not only the shopping hub of the Borough, but all roads lead to Wasilla. Whether you are going to Fairbanks, Denali National Park, Point Mackenzie, Hatcher Pass, or anywhere in between, you will come through Wasilla."
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