- Artists Without Borders in the 4D Building in Soldotna has artwork by Susan Anderson on display through March.
- Art Works in Soldotna has egg tempera paintings by Andy Hehnlin on display through March.
- Coffee Roasters in the Red Diamond Center on Kalifornsky Beach Road has an exhibition of Kenai Peninsula College student photography from the Tustumena 200 Sled Dog Race on display through March 26.
- The Funky Monkey in Kenai has nature and wildlife photography by Samantha Becker on display through March.
- The Gary L. Freeburg Gallery at Kenai Peninsula College has “Details,” an exhibition of paintings by Nikiski graphic artist Chris Jenness, on display through March.
- Kaladi Brothers on Kobuk Street in Soldotna has “This Season That We Call Winter,” a photography exhibition by Genevieve Klebba, on display through March.
- Kaladi Brothers on the Sterling Highway in Soldotna has photography by Jeremy Reeve on display through March.
- The Kenai Fine Arts Center in Old Town Kenai has the Peninsula Art Guild Biennial Judged Exhibition on display through March.
- The Soldotna Senior Center is looking for artists to display their work in the center's lobby. Shows are one month long. Artwork must hang on the walls. Call Mary Lane at 262-8839. The artist of the month in March is Corrine Fairchild.
Wednesday, March 18
- The International All-Star Circus will perform at the Soldotna Sports Center at 5 and 8 p.m. Tickets at the door are $14 for kids and $22 for adults for general seating, and $27.50 for kids and $35 for adults for preferred seating.
- The Kenai Writers Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. in the Kenai Community Library conference room. It is open to everyone. Bring extra copies of your work to share.
- Veronica’s in Kenai has a concert from 6 to 10 p.m. to raise money to purchase an ASCAP license, to allow the venue to continue offering musical performances that include cover songs. Fifteen musicians will perform, and there will be a Chinese dollar auction.
- A floral centerpiece class will be offered by Carroll Knutson at the Kenai Community Library from 1 to 3 p.m. Participants should bring a 6-inch bowl, heavy kitchen shears and a store-bought bouquet. The cost is $5.
- Kenai Community Library will hold a Family Game Day from 1 to 4 p.m. A variety of board games will be available, or bring one of your own to play. It is free and open to the public.
- The grand opening of the Curtain Call Consignment Boutique will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 27 and 28 at the Kenai Performers’ Old Town Playhouse in Kenai. Organizers are taking consignments of new or gently used namebrand and designer clothing, handbags, shoes, jewelry and accessories. Contact Mary Krull at 398-2931.
- “Trails North,” a documentary about the Junior Iditarod, will be shown at 4 p.m. March 28 at Triumvirate Theatre in the Peninsula Center Mall in Soldotna. Admission is free.
- “8 Stars of Comedy Gold,” a comedic play about Alaska history, will be performed by Sidecar, an improvisational acting troupe from New York City, at 7 p.m. March 27 and 28, and April 3, 4, 10 and 11 at Triumvirate Theatre in the Peninsula Center Mall in Soldotna. Tickets are $7 for adults, $3 for kids.
- The Friends of the Kenai Community Library will hold a fundraiser dance from 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. March 28 at the American Legion Hall in Old Town Kenai to raise money for a library expansion. Live music will be by Bull Don and the Moose Nuggets. Finger food, coffee and tea will be served. Tickets are $10, available at the library and at the door. Call Edale Clark at 398-1399 for more information.
- The Friends of the Kenai Community Library will hold a high tea from 2 to 4 p.m. April 5 at the Merit Inn in Kenai to raise money for the library. Catering will be by Charlotte’s. Tickets are $25, available at the library and from board members.
- Friday and Saturday nights at The Riverside.
- Hooligan’s Saloon in Soldotna has a jam night Thursday and Mother of Pearl on Friday and Saturday nights.
- The Maverick in Soldotna has the Free Beer Band on Sundays.
- Moosequito’s in Sterling has Paul Davis on Friday.
- The Place in Nikiski has bluegrass by Them Other Shuckers on Friday nights around 7:30 p.m. through March.
- The Rainbow Bar in Kenai has live music by The Mabrey Brothers at 10 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
- The Vagabond on Kalifornsky Beach Road has a jam session Friday.
- Veronica’s in Kenai has Food for the Soul from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday.
- 9 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at the Duck Inn on Kalifornsky Beach Road.
- 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays at the .406 in Kenai.
- 9:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Hooligan’s in Soldotna.
- 9 p.m. Fridays at J-Bar-B outside Soldotna.
- 9:30 p.m. Mondays at the Maverick in Soldotna.
- The J-Bar-B has a cash drawing at 6:30 p.m. Saturdays. Patrons get one ticket each day they’re at the bar. Must be present to win.
- Hooligan's in Soldotna has Texas Hold ‘Em poker at 5 and 8 p.m. Tuesdays.
- The Maverick in Soldotna has a pool tournament at 8 p.m. Fridays.
- Moosequito’s in Sterling has darts Scrabble night Monday and darts Tuesday night.