Things To Do and See in Nome, Alaska Community Facilities See virtual tours of museum, movie, library and rec center. Things to do in Summer There are plenty of things to keep you busy during the summer months in Nome! Things to do in Winter Winter offers a special time to visit Nome! Iditarod The most famous sled dog race in the world finishes in Nome. Birding The region is a haven for more than 150 migratory species of birds. Gold Dredging See modern day gold dredging and historical remnant of days gone by. Restaurants and Shopping Many options are available for eating and shopping. Cruises Take a cruise of a lifetime out of Nome! Plan a meeting Host your next event in Nome!