Sports-and-Outdoors

White Ram Poker Tournaments

The White Ram Poker Tournament is the largest poker weekend in the North! Over $150,000 is handed out in multiple tournaments over a whole week! You’re sure to get your fill of Texas Hold’em Poker! Each tournament is a different style, with the Limit starting things off on Friday, followed up by the No-Limit on Saturday-Sunday and capping it all off is the Freeze Out tournament on Monday.

Pre-registration is available for this tournament and usually goes on sale in August.

Sep 11 2015 - Sep 14 2015
867-993-5525

International Dome Race

Do you have what it takes to run up our 3000 ft Midnight Dome? Then join other running, jogging, and walking enthusiasts for an experience of a lifetime!

The race kick-starts outside the historic Palace Grand Theatre and follows an unpaved route through a picturesque subdivision. Here, the steady incline transforms into a challenging upward spiral, as participants climb their way to one of the town’s highest peaks.

This unique event is not for everyone ~ are you UP for it?

Jul 25 2015
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Dust 2 Dawson

The Dust 2 Dawson Motorcycle event is an annual event which invites motorcycle enthusiasts from across the world to get together and celebrate in Dawson City.

Since 1992, old friends and new have been getting together over a common bond: motorcycles. The D2D weekend consists of motorcycle games on unpaved streets of Dawson, a poker run in the historic goldfields, and a banquet full of delicious food, crisp Canadian beer, and a whole lot of fun!

Jun 18 2015 - Jun 19 2015
(867) 993-2920

Mayo Midnight Marathon

Run all night in the beautiful community of Mayo, Yukon! The run starts in front of the community hall and proceeds out of town along the Silver Trail towards Stewart Crossing.

Start times will be staggered between the different events starting with the Marathon at 8:00 PM making for an exciting finish line! Registration includes an amazing breakfast on Sunday morning.

Jun 21 2014

Midnight Sun Golf Tournament

Come golf under the midnight sun at the Dawson City Golf Course!

Teams of five (must include one woman) are invited to in our annual best-ball tournament (use the best shot of all five players) to decide who’s the best nighttime golfing team. Luckily the sun will still be shining and the fun will be flowing.

Jun 21 2014
867-993-3585

Top of the World Highland Games

Dawson has a huge Scottish connection dating from the Klondike Gold Rush through to present day. Many of those tough Scottish pioneers have helped shape the community.This pioneering spirit is still alive in the Klondike!

This event showcases Scottish dancing, piping and drumming competitions. Heavy events such as caber toss, hammer throw, tug 'o' war and other special Yukon events will be featured.

Jun 13 2014 - Jun 15 2014
(867) 993-3579

The Fulda Challenge

Yukon is the German tire giant’s second home

The German tire company has been hosting their Fulda Challenge in the Yukon for over a decade.

Athletes and celebrities from across Europe test their mettle in extreme events like airplane pulling, snowshoe racing, ice chopping and dog mushing. Fulda tests their winter tire lines in the Yukon, and each event at the challenge captures the spirit of superior winter performance.

Nov 14 2014 - Nov 21 2014
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Crane and Sheep Festival

Don't miss the Annual Crane & Sheep Viewing Festival and one of North America's most spectacular migrations of the Sandhill Cranes!

At the beginning of May, Sandhill Cranes migrate to nesting grounds in western Alaska and North-eastern Siberia. Visitors can see the birds funnel through the Yukon's Tintina Trench, swooping, soaring and riding thermals right over the Town of Faro.

The festival also showcases Fannin sheep, tours of the area, natural history talks, and family entertainment.

May 1 2015 - May 3 2015
1-867-994-2728
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Great Klondike International Outhouse Race

Get ready for fast paced hilarity! It’s a race, it’s a scavenger hunt, it involves decorated outhouses on wheels, it’s completely absurd! Visitors are encouraged to participate in this one of a kind event. And yes, we supply the outhouses.

Aug 8 2015
1-867-993-5575

Yukon River Trail Marathon

Run on scenic trails in the Yukon River valley. Events include marathon, half-marathon and a four-person relay. 

Start and finish at Rotary Park in Whitehorse

Aug 2 2015
1-867-668-7592
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