65th Annual Gold Pan Awards "Met Gala: A Night of Alaskan Art"

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Name: 65th Annual Gold Pan Awards "Met Gala: A Night of Alaskan Art"
Date: November 18, 2022
Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM AKST
Registration: Online registration for this event has closed.
Event Description:

The Anchorage Chamber of Commerce business community will come together on Friday, November 18, at the Dena'ina Center to celebrate this year's finalists and recipients. Please join us in recognizing those who are outstanding in business excellence, entrepreneurial excellence, and community service. This year we'll have an entirely new category for our nonprofit members that help us support local businesses!

As we continue our efforts to support the business community, we'll offer opportunities to win prizes, purchase auction items, and more with proceeds helping us with future programming.

Ticket sales will close at the end of the day on Wednesday, November 9, 2022. 


  • Anchorage Chamber Met Gala: A Night of Alaskan Art
  • Formal Attire Recommended.
  • Alaskan art-inspired attire in coordination with the theme is encouraged.

PLUS! A chance to win two roundtrip tickets on Alaska Airlines in a game of heads or tails. Rings will be available at the event - $20/each or 3 for $50. Only 300 are available, so you'll want to purchase them early. They're available for purchase in advance or at the event.

2022 Gold Pan Award Nominees are...

Business Excellence

  • Alaska Waste
  • Chugach Alaska Corp WINNER!
  • Northrim Bank

Entrepreneurial Excellence

  • Aspire Realty Group WINNER!
  • PacBak
  • Quantum Laundry Lounge

Community Service - Small Business

  • Alaska 529
  • American Legion Jack Henry Post 1
  • Zip Kombucha WINNER!

Community Service - Large Business

  • Cook Inlet Region, Inc.
  • Nine Star Enterprises
  • Nuvision Credit Union WINNER!

Non-Profit Above & Beyond

  • Anchorage Senior Activity Center
  • Atwood Foundation
  • STAR Alaska WINNER!
Volunteer of the Year: Laura Dean

President's Awards: Tim Thompson, Alaska Airlines
Event Sponsors:

24 Karat Gold Sponsor

18 Karat Gold Sponsor

Auction Sponsor

14 Karat Gold Sponsor

Official Toast Sponsor

Dena'ina Center
Third Floor 
600 W. 7th Ave.,
Anchorage, AK 99501

THEME: "Anchorage Chamber Met Gala: Art of Our Community"

Formal Attire Recommended
Alaska Art Inspired Attire in Accordance with Theme Encouraged

Date/Time Information:


6:00 pm | V.I.P. Early Access & Silent Auction Begins
6:30 pm | Dinner Begins & Official Toast
7:30 pm | Auction Closes and Awards Begin
8:30 pm | Games of Giving Sales End
9:00 pm | Heads or Tails Game for Alaska Airlines Tickets
Contact Information:
Anchorage Chamber Events Manager, 677-7111
Deadline to Purchase is Wednesday, November 9th

Purchase a Table of 10
$10,000: Diamond Dinner Sponsor with V.I.P. Table
$5,000:   Reception Sponsor with V.I.P. Table
$3,500:   24 Karat Sponsor with V.I.P. Table

$2,500:   18 Karat Sponsor with Table for 10
$2,000:   14 Karat Sponsor with Table for 10
$2,000:   12 Karat (Nonmember) Sponsor with Table for 10
$1,500:   12 Karat Sponsor with Table for 10
Individual tickets can be purchased for $125 or $175 for Non-members.

CLICK HERE for sponsorship opportunities

Be a Beverage or Centerpiece Sponsor!
*Pricing includes (2) tickets to the event. Tables sold separately. 
$3,000:  Centerpiece Sponsor 
$3,000:  Entertainment Sponsor
$2,500:  V.I.P. Sponsor
$1,500:  Per bottle on each table (2 available or $2,500 for both)
$1,000: Official Toast Sponsor
$600: Individual Award Sponsor

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