Held annually on the solstice (June 21), National Aboriginal day is a Canada-wide event that recognizes and celebrates the unique heritage, diverse cultures, and outstanding achievements of Aboriginal peoples across Canada.

Everyone is invited to be a part of this national celebration to enjoy live music, artist demonstrations, traditional food, special ceremonies and much more.

National Aboriginal Day is celebrated in communities across Yukon including:

Teslin: Teslin Tlingit Heritage Centre

Whitehorse: Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre and National Aboriginal Day Community Walk

Haines Junction: Da kų "Our House" Cultural Centre

Carcross: Carcross Commons

Mayo: Location varies every year

Carmacks: Location varies every year

Dawson City: Dänoja Zho Cultural Centre

Jun 21, 2017 - Jun 21, 2017

Celebrated in communities across Yukon