Getting Here

Join us for a jam-packed weekend full of fun and festivity at Copper River Salmon Jam in Cordova, Alaska. Experience the energy and enthusiasm of our rustic fishing community in the heart of Prince William Sound (home to world famous wild Copper River salmon) through a wide variety of art, music, road races and educational events. Copper River Salmon Jam aims to celebrate salmon and promote the health and sustainability of local salmon runs.

Despite our remote location, we’re easy to reach by either plane or ferry. Alaska Airlines has a daily jet service to Cordova from Anchorage and Seattle (via Juneau). Ravn Alaska offers flights twice daily from Anchorage, June through September.

For a 7% discount on flights with Alaska Airlines and their partners Horizon Air, use Discount Code ECMZ368 when booking online at Travel must occur between July 10-17 for the discount code to be used.

For a 10% discount on flights with Ravn Alaska, book your travel at Click on “advanced search”. Select flights, date of travel and number of people traveling, then enter the coupon HUDEAGZ. Finally, enter promo code EVT10 to receive the special event fare. Travel must occur between July 13-15 for the discount code to be used.

As a scenic alternative, you can travel by ferry on the Alaska Marine Highway System to Cordova from either Whittier, or Valdez, with or without your automobile, a great way to view the spectacular scenery and wildlife in Prince William Sound.

Cordova has a great selection of accommodations, including hotels, motels, B&B’s and several camping grounds to suit your needs, budget and style of travel. Click here to download a list of things to do during your trip to Cordova.

Copper River Salmon Jam

Use Discount Code ECMZ368 on to get a discount on your flight to Cordova!

And Get Discounted Salmon Jam Admission! One volunteer shift gets you a discount, 2 shifts get you in free 1 night, 3 shifts gets you in for the whole weekend!

Performer Registration Click button above and email completed forms to

Sell your Art Salmon Jam Arts & Crafts Registration Form

Alaska Salmon Runs Official Race Form

(note: these forms will download in pdf format.)

Festival Flyer

Want to help us spread the good news of salmon and art? Download this Salmon Festival flyer, print it, pass ’em out or hang ’em up!

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