The day is packed! Pancakes, Maple Sugar, Dogs, Entertainment, Flour Packing... and all that is just in the first couple of hours! Take a look on what is on the agenda for the day!
CYO Hall - Corner of 4th & Steele
8am - 1pm
Organized by: Whitehorse Recreational Hockey League. Recreational Hockey Tournament with ‘A’, ‘B’, and Women’s divisions. Locations:
Takhini Arena and Canada Games Centre
Teams from Japan, Mexico, Canada finishing crafting their snow sculptures. Judging will take place on Saturday morning, with awards on Saturday afternoon so keep coming back and watch their progress!
Some traditions just have to keep going year after year! Join the Knights of Columbus for the traditional Rendezvous Sourdough Pancake Breakfast! You will not be disappointed!
Babe Southwick Memorial
Dog Sled Race
6-Dog Division- 6 Mile Race
Organized by the Association franco-yukonnaise
Venez goûter à la tire d’érable et à bien d’autres produits!
Come and enjoy maple taffy and much more!
All dogs must be weighed in for both the Junior (led by kids) and Senior One Dog Pulls. Registration can be done at weigh in and must be done in advance.
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Location: the races have been moved to the trail located by Robert Service Campground due to lack of snow
Rendezvous Tent, Shipyards 11:00 - 6pm
Shipyards Park 10:00am - 4:00pm
Shipyards Park All day
Organized by Yukon Broomball Association
Broomball! Come check out the Yukons' coolest sport. Help celebrate our 30th year with a 3 on 3 tournament, open to everyone (over the age of 15). Sticks and balls supplied by the Yukon Broomball Association, Fun provided by you! Please contact Craig Mitchell for details and to enter your team.
Performers subject to change. Scheduled performances include Gillian Campbell, Northern Lights School of Dance, Highland Dancers, Lana Rae, Sharon Shorty, RCAF Military Band, among many others. 100% free to attend thanks to our many sponsors!
The Athlete of all athletes! Enter this competition and you automatically enter the Flour
Packing, Axe Throw, Chainsaw Chuck, Swede Saw, and Log Toss. Scores are combined
to find the ultimate athlete, plus you can win the prizes of all these events and the grand
prize for the Mad(am) Trapper! Category for men and women. $1500 in prizes!
Educational workshops – caring for sled dogs.
Free rides for children 4 – 12 yrs of age
Organized by Cas Aventures – ‘Training with love’ (firstname.lastname@example.org). Location: Shipyards Park – Jenni House/Rendezvous Office (register at the registration booth in Shipyards Park)
Events taking place both inside and out! Come down to Shipyards Park and the Frank Slim Building to take part in the programming that is safe for all ages
Bring the whole family to participate! Families compete as a whole against other families to start a fire amoungst other challenges! Have a great time together!
1st Place: Angela & Drake Cooper
2nd Place: Daniel, Kaysa, & Levi Lewis
3rd Place: Rian, Kelda,& Sahara Buchanan
Shipyards Park - Snowpad (Immediately following the Junior One Dog Pull)
This event showcases some of the life skills necessary to survive the Yukon at the turn of the
century - competitors pack hundreds of pounds of flour on their backs and head for the finish line.
It's the handlers that are the juniors, not necessarily the dogs! Come watch these mighty K9’s pull their weight and earn their supper!
Now it’s the adult handler's turn! Come watch these mighty K9’s pull their weight and earn their supper!
Organized by: Yukon Soccer Association
Kids have an opportunity to win prizes by playing a variety of games. $1.00 admission fee
Organized by: The Whitehorse Food Bank
This event is a fundraiser for the Whitehorse Food Bank organized by Ryan Leef (MP). Celebrity chefs will be cooking their favourite chili recipes for the public. $20 at the door or $10 plus 1 or more Non-Perishable Food Items
Featuring squadrons from across
ADMISSION - FREE
Shipyards Park - Ice Oval
3:00p - 4:00p
A fun filled contest based on a humorous theme, Got a team? Sign up at the Rendezvous Office or online!
Come on out & show what your team is made of!!
Bringing back this old favorite, teams of 4 or 5 will compete in this zany activity. Register now as only 8 teams will be accepted for 2014.
Road Hockey Tournament – round robin tourney, including finals. Each school will submit two teams of four (each team must have minimum 1 female)
Shipyards Park - Snowpad
3p - 4p
Shipyards Park to Mendenhall Community Centre
Shipyards Park - Main Tent
Dress your pet in their favorite outfit and join us in the pet parade! Prizes given for the best entries.
Entry by donation to Humane Society Yukon
Test your strength and see how far you can toss a log! Categories for Men and Women!
Organized by: DPSAY
Dog sleds and Skijouring race from Takhini Hotsprings to Braeburn and back.
Shipyards Park - Snowpad - 4p
Shipyards Park - Rendezvous Tent
Bring your furry friends on down and have them sing and howl to compete for the title of best howler!
Entry by donation to Humane Society Yukon
Great prizes to be won! Open to all couples! One will run the other will hang on through an obstacle course! Best time overall wins!
There are various events at the Legion including Dinner and Dance on Fridays and Saturdays, Cribbage Tournament, Horseshoe Tournament, Shuffleboard Tournament, Poker Tournament, and Hot food available during the day. Contact the Legion for more information at 667-2800 or 667-2802.
1st Place: Sam Banford & Tessa Higney 1:34.8
2nd Place: Myron & Shelley Penner 1:54.5
3rd Place: Janelle & Joey Burton 2 :08.8
Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre 6:00pm
Organized & Located at
Takhini Hot Springs
It’s simple. Take a dip at Takhini Hot Springs, freeze your hair in a crazy style, take a picture, and you could win one of the 3 big prizes! Send us your picture & name to email@example.com. Contest begins Nov. 1st 2013 & ongoing till Feb. 23, 2014-end of Rendezvous.
Featuring performances by the winner of the Queen Variety Show as well as other Rendezvous Characters. All this plus the crowning of the 2014 Rendezvous Queen & Court!
Tickets: $20/Adult, $12/Senior, Student, Child - available at Arts Underground in the Hougen’s Centre &
Yukon Arts Centre Box Office
Shipyards Park - 8:00pm
Come down to Shipyards Park early to get the best viewing of the Fire Dancers on the Snow Pad. Admire the Snow Sculptures at night then when the dancers perform at 8:00pm, it will all lead into...
Shipyards Park - 8:20pm
Presented compliments of Backcountry Construction & Capital Towing
Coordinated by Warren Zakus and Fireworks Committee.
Music by the All City Concert Band
Bring your lawn chair and enjoy the show! Best viewing
from Shipyards Park!
Rendezvous Tent - 8:45p - 1:00a
Join us in the Rendezvous Tent for an unforgettable night of live entertainment featuring Juno Award winners The Sheepdogs!
Advanced ticket sales are now sold out. There will not be availability at the door.