Programs & Events Calendar

Important Dates 2018


February 23 – Heritage Day

May 18 – International Museum Day
The theme for 2018 is "Hyperconnected museums: New approaches, new publics" with events and free admission at many Yukon museums.

May 21 - Victoria Day
Many museums open for the summer on or just before this long weekend.

June 21 - National Aboriginal Day
Celebrate Aboriginal peoples’ values, achievements, customs, languages, and culture.

July 1 - Canada Day
Celebrations and events at many Yukon museums.

August 20 - Discovery Day
Events centered in Dawson City celebrating the Discovery of Gold.

September 3 - Labour Day
Many Yukon museums close for the summer after this weekend.

For site specific programs and events, please contact museums, interpretive centres and cultural centres or visit their individual websites.