Tickets no longer available on-line. They WILL be available Saturday at the door. $35 for soup/bowl and $15 soup only.

For those with VIP tickets, the Un Premier event is Friday 5:30 – 8:30 at 49th State Brewing in the basement barrel rooms. Event is casual, with food and beer hosted by 49th State and Wine/cocktails underwritten by The Odom Corporation. Live and silent auctions, entertainment and lots of great merchandise! See you there!

On Saturday, the VIP entrance is located on the 8th Avenue side of the Dena’ina center. Follow the signs! The event is 11a.m. – 2p.m. and as a VIP you do not have to wait in line to enter.

The General Admission entrance Saturday is on 7th Avenue and lobby doors open at 9 a.m.

Questions? Call 907-433-8603

Call for Bowls:

We are always looking (and in need of) for new and interesting bowls for this annual event – so if you’re an artist and want to contribute, give us a shout! We will take bowls of all mediums: clay, glass, wood, you name it! We’ll even take bowls from previous years. Please call Diana at 907-433-8603, or email

Call for Entries- CLOSED for 2018:

Are you an extraordinary chef? You don’t have to be a pro to make the most delicious bean soup around, so come one and all and submit your bean soup recipe and you could be featured at the 2018 Empty Bowl Project. All submissions must include dried beans, and may be submitted to no later than January 19, 2018.

Click here for rules and empty form

Soup Roadshow- CLOSED for 2018:

Do you just want to choose the winning soups? We’ve got you covered – join us at the end of January for our annual Soup Roadshow and enjoy a free lunch on us, all while voting for your favorites! Follow us on for more info.

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