Events

Top Choice Cultural in Dawson City

Discovery Days

Celebrates the you-know-what of 1896 with parades and picnics. Events begin days before, including an excellent art show. It's a hoot!
Sports in Yukon Territory

Yukon Quest

This legendary 1600km dogsled race goes from Whitehorse to Fairbanks, AK, braving winter darkness and -50°C temperatures. Record time: eight days, 14 hours, 21 minutes, set in 2014.
Sports in Yukon Territory

Yukon River Quest

The world's premier canoe and kayak race, which covers the classic 742km run of the Yukon River from Whitehorse to Dawson City. Record times include team canoe (39 hours, 32 minutes) and solo kayak (42 hours, 49 min…
Music in Dawson City

Dawson City Music Festival

Popular – tickets sell out months in advance and the city fills up; reservations are essential.
Sports in Yukon Territory

Klondike Trail of '98 Road Relay

Some 100 running teams of 10 athletes each complete the overnight course from Skagway to Whitehorse.