It always happens this time of year. Our far flung cousins and friends from the lower 48 visit. Not just for the evening. Not only for the weekend. Usually for a week or more. And in-between those day-trips or weekenders to Talkeetna or Homer or Denali or Seward, they are in Palmer. With you. In Your House. So here is an alternative list of 48 things to do in Palmer area which costs nothing or very little—and are very worthy. Keep this list handy.