Yellowknife Celebrates World Snow Day: Sunday, January 20th
The City of Yellowknife is excited to celebrate World Snow Day on Sunday, January 20.
World Snow Day is an event promoted by the International Ski Federation and encourages residents to celebrate all things snow around the world simultaneously. In Yellowknife a wide range of free outdoor activities are being offered to the public. Cross country skiing at the Yellowknife Ski Club, snowboarding with the Great Slave Snowmobile Association and skating at Somba K'e Park have been organized between 11am and 3pm.
The Yellowknife Ski Club is offering the use of cross country ski gear which will be available on a first-come first-served basis. A wrap up party with bison stew, prizes, a slide show and guest speaker Jamie Bastedo will take place at the ski club from 3:00 to 4:30 pm.
Activities are free and open to all ages. Heated facilities will be available at Somba K'e Park, the Bristol Pit, and the Yellowknife Ski Club. For more information on World Snow Day visit
contact Grant White 867 920-5636, firstname.lastname@example.org
World Snow Day is the biggest day on snow all year! It is a chance for children and their families to EXPLORE, ENOY and EXPERIENCE
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