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December 2017

Yukon Junior and Masters Championships

December 14 - December 17
Whitehorse Curling Club, 300-1 Sumanik Drive
Whitehorse, YT Canada
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whitehorsecurlingclub.com

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December 2017

Winter Solstice Run

December 21 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Athletics Yukon is hosting the annual Grey Mountain Winter Solstice Run/Walk on Saturday to celebrate the shortest day of the year. Length approximately 12km. The run starts at ten o'clock in the morning. It follows the Grey Mountain Road past the rifle range and before the Northwestel Road. Participants meet at the upper parking lot where you will see race organizers. There is no fee but people are asked to donate non-perishable food items for the Whitehorse Food Bank.

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December 2017

New Year’s Eve at Canada Games Centre

December 31 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Canada Games Centre, 200 Hamilton Blvd Whitehorse
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 0A6 Canada
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Join us on December 31 at the Canada Games Centre from 4 - 6 pm for free skating, swimming and facilitated games. Come to Shipyards Park from 6 - 8 pm for bonfires, music, skating, sledding and hot chocolate with fireworks at 8 pm. All free!

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January 2018

Womens’ and Mens’ Curling Championships

January 11, 2018 - January 14, 2018
Whitehorse Curling Club, 300-1 Sumanik Drive
Whitehorse, YT Canada
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Come watch and cheer at this championship at the Whitehorse curling club!

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January 2018

Carbon Hill Sled Dog & Skijor Race

January 14, 2018
Mt. Lorne, Box10009
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 7A1 Canada
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The Carbon Hill Sled Dog and Skijor Race is a fun and friendly community-spirited event based out of the Mt. Lorne Community Centre on the Annie Lake Road. With participants ranging from recreational and rookie mushers to seasoned Quest veterans, The Carbon Hill is developing a reputation as “The biggest little race in Yukon.” The January start date makes Carbon Hill the inaugural race kicking off Yukon’s mushing and skijor season. This range of race classes means there is something…

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January 2018

Jazz on the wing – Bassist/vocalist Jen Hodge All Stars from Vancouver

January 19, 2018
Odd Fellows Hall, 802 2 Ave
Dawson City, YT Y0B 1G0 Canada
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Show starts at 8:00 pm, Cabaret Seating Bio Jen Hodge All Stars are Vancouver’s most authentic and most in-demand early jazz band. Comprising some of the city’s best young jazz musicians, the group is remarkably versed in the music of the 1910s, ’20s, and ’30s, taking their cues from past greats such as early Louis Armstrong, Bix Beiderbecke, and Jelly Roll Morton. The group’s extensive repertoire, versatility, boundless energy, and deep love for musical spontaneity makes each All Stars performance…

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January 2018

Alcan 200 International Snow Machine Road Rally

January 19, 2018 @ 8:00 am - January 21, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Starts on the US side of the border on the Haines Highway to Dezadeaash Lake and return. For more information click here. *January 19th - 21st event days subject to change

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January 2018

Jazz on the wing – Bassist/vocalist Jen Hodge All Stars from Vancouver

January 21, 2018
Yukon Arts Centre, 300 College Drive
Whitehorse, YT Canada
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Show starts at 7:30 pm, Cabaret Seating Bio Jen Hodge All Stars are Vancouver’s most authentic and most in-demand early jazz band. Comprising some of the city’s best young jazz musicians, the group is remarkably versed in the music of the 1910s, ’20s, and ’30s, taking their cues from past greats such as early Louis Armstrong, Bix Beiderbecke, and Jelly Roll Morton. The group’s extensive repertoire, versatility, boundless energy, and deep love for musical spontaneity makes each All Stars performance…

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January 2018

Old Timers Hockey Tournament

January 26, 2018 - January 28, 2018
Haines Junction Recreation Centre, 182 Backe St.
Haines Junction, YT Canada
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This annual old timers’ hockey tournament hosts teams from Whitehorse and Alaska in Haines Junction.

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February 2018

Air North Challenge

February 1, 2018 - February 28, 2018

A month long event to challenge participants to ski the whole trail system at Whitehorse Nordic Center. Air travel draw prizes. xcskiwhitehorse.ca

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February 2018

Yukon Arctic Ultra

February 1, 2018 @ 12:00 am - February 9, 2018 @ 11:59 pm

The Yukon Arctic Ultra is one of the world’s coldest and toughest races. Competitors mountain bike, cross-country ski, or run the Yukon Quest Trail from Whitehorse to either Braeburn (100-mile racers) or Pelly Farm (300-mile racers) as individuals or in teams.

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February 2018

Jazz in the Hall: Grant Simpson

February 1, 2018
Old Fire Hall, 1105 1st Ave
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 5G4 Canada
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Each event will feature... 1. a jazz educational vignette 2. a featured performance by leading Yukon jazz group (Artist Pianist Grant Simpson) 3. an open jazz jam At the Old Fire Hall in downtown Whitehorse Shows begin at 7pm. Tickets are $7 at the door, free for ages 19 and under.

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February 2018

Available Light Film Festival

February 3, 2018 - February 11, 2018
$53

Canada’s largest film festival north of 60°, ALFF is a multi-day film festival that showcases international and Canadian films, feature documentaries, panel discussions, workshops, and more. yukonfilmsociety.com

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February 2018

Yukon Quest Race Start

February 3, 2018 @ 11:00 am
Fairbanks Fairbanks, AK Canada + Google Map

Don't miss the excitement and watch all the team gather and start their epic journey from Fairbanks, Alaska and then make their way to Whitehorse, Yukon. Event time is in AKST. For more details check http://yukonquest.com/

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February 2018

Yukon Quest – Dawson City Layover

February 6, 2018 - February 10, 2018
Dawson City, Yukon Dawson City, YT Canada + Google Map

Every dog musher participating in the Yukon Quest is required to stop in Dawson City for 36 hours on their 1600 km journey from Fairbanks, Alaska to Whitehorse, Yukon. Their arrival dates in Dawson are subject to weather conditions and each musher’s progress along the Quest trail.

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February 2018

Kiki Karnival

February 9, 2018 - February 11, 2018

Recreational hockey, food fair, bingo, family games, community dinner, dancing, drag races, and more! (867) 536-7469 www.watsonlake.ca

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February 2018

2018 Babe Southwick Memorial Sled Dog Race

February 10, 2018 - February 11, 2018
Ibex Valley tracks, Km 1448 on the Alaska Highway
Ibex Valley, Yukon Canada
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$25 - $100

Back in the days, the Yukon Sourdough Rendez-vous dog races was quite the event allowing the gathering of old friends from the communities that had not met for a year. In 1965, the races were held for three days in the Kluane lake area. The next edition of the Babe Southwick Memorial race will be held on February 10th and 11th at the Ibex Valley tracks. The Babe Southwick Memorial race is a Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous affiliated event.

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February 2018

Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous

February 16, 2018 - February 25, 2018
Shipyards Park, 2nd Ave and Shipyards Park
Whitehorse, YT Canada
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The Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous is fun for the whole family! Take part in events such as axe throwing, dog sledding, flour packing, and chainsaw chucking, or taste sweets from the Sugar Shack, watch Can Can Dancers, and help elect the next Yukon Rendezvous Queen. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=724j0B-0mIU 2018 Complete Schedule of Events to be announced. Please check back.

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March 2018

Jazz in the Hall: Scott Maynard

March 1, 2018

Each event will feature... 1. a jazz educational vignette 2. a featured performance by leading Yukon jazz group (Artist Multi-instrumentalist Scott Maynard) 3. an open jazz jam At the Old Fire Hall in downtown Whitehorse Shows begin at 7pm. Tickets are $7 at the door, free for ages 19 and under.

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March 2018

Jazz on the wing – Guitarist Peripheral Vision from Toronto

March 11, 2018
Yukon Arts Centre, 300 College Drive
Whitehorse, YT Canada
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Show starts at 7:30 pm, Cabaret Seating Bio From Toronto, 2016 Juno nominee Peripheral Vision is a quartet with a distinctive musical voice bridging tradition and innovation, with deeply felt influences ranging from Wayne Shorter, Booker Little, and Charles Mingus, to David Binney, Kurt Rosenwinkel, and The Bad Plus. Based in Toronto, the creative leaders of Peripheral Vision are long time musical collaborators, guitarist Don Scott and bassist Michael Herring. They have assembled a synergistic musical quartet designed to push…

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April 2018

Jazz in the Hall: Lenny Graff

April 5, 2018

Each event will feature... 1. a jazz educational vignette 2. a featured performance by leading Yukon jazz group (Artist on Woodwinds Lenny Graff) 3. an open jazz jam At the Old Fire Hall in downtown Whitehorse Shows begin at 7pm. Tickets are $7 at the door, free for ages 19 and under.

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April 2018

Rotary Music Festival

April 11, 2018 - April 21, 2018
Venues around Whitehorse Whitehorse, YT Canada + Google Map

The Rotary Music Festival creates venue space for young musicians to showcase their talents in piano, flute, woodwinds, voice, strings, guitar, percussion, bands, choirs, and more. Around 1,200 participants come each year for performance and adjudication. Come watch and support young Yukon musicians!

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May 2018

Annual Yukon trade Show

May 4, 2018 - May 6, 2019
Canada Games Centre, 200 Hamilton Blvd Whitehorse
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 0A6 Canada
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Come visit with local businesses at this annual trade show.

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June 2018

National Aboriginal Day

June 21, 2018

Check in with your Yukon community’s local First Nation for events, celebrations and more on Canada’s National Aboriginal Day.

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June 2018

Midnight Sun Gymnastics Invitational

June 21, 2018 - June 24, 2018

The Midnight Sun Gymnastics Invitational will be a show of power and strength in Whitehorse, Yukon. The competition will include teams from across the country and USA.

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June 2018

St. Jean Baptiste Day Celebrations

June 24, 2018
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on day 24 of June, repeating indefinitely

Join the Yukon's vibrant Francophone culture and celebrate St. Jean Baptiste Day every year on June 24.

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June 2018

Adäka Cultural Festival

June 29, 2018 - July 5, 2018
Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre, 1171 1 Ave
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 0G9 Canada
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Celebrates and showcases Yukon First Nations arts & culture. Program includes traditional and contemporary music, dance, drumming, arts and crafts, storytelling, film, artist demonstrations, workshops, cultural presentations, a community feast and more!

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July 2018

Canada Day

July 1, 2018
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on day 1 of July, repeating until July 1, 2020

A parade down 2nd Avenue ends at noon at Shipyards Park in Whitehorse, where ceremonies and celebrations will take place throughout the afternoon. Dawson City celebrates Canada Day with a parade, a barbecue, and the annual Gold Panning Championships. Watson Lake has kid's activities, a humongous cake, horseshoes, a candy drop and so much more at Lucky Lake Park. Check in with other Yukon communities to see what special events are planned to celebrate Canada Day.

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July 2018

Mayo Arts Festival

July 1, 2018
Village of Mayo Mayo, YT Canada + Google Map

This festival is a summer tradition that showcases artists and musicians from Keno City, Elsa, and Mayo. You’ll see demonstrations, performances, and art sales by local artists.

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October 2018

Yukon Beer Festival

October 12, 2018 - October 14, 2018
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating indefinitely

Venues around Whitehorse Whitehorse, YT Canada + Google Map

We are holding the first annual beer festival in Whitehorse in October! We are bringing a wide selection of craft beer from all over the world to our lovely city of Whitehorse for a weekend of samples, food, and general good times this October. Check out our facebook page for future updates. For sponsorship information, email dion@yukonbeerfestival.com. If you are a brewer and would like to attend, email andrea@yukonbeerfestival.com.

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