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Posted Wednesday, November 15, 2017

The City of Yellowknife is celebrating Christmas Lights Across Canada at City Hall on Thursday, December 7, 2017 beginning at 4:45 p.m.
This annual free public event includes carols sung by the Mildred Hall School choir beginning at 4:45 p.m. At approximately 5:00 p.m., Mayor Heyck will signal for all of the lights surrounding City Hall and the Somba K’e Civic Plaza to be turned on, including the large majestic Christmas tree in the centre of the amphitheatre.
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Posted Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Every holiday season, the City of Yellowknife, in partnership with Northland Utilities, compiles a list of houses shrouded in holiday cheer. The list of Griswold-like houses is compiled into a map so that Yellowknife residents can create their own holiday light tour across the city!
We invite Yellowknife residents to send us addresses of spectacular lights in their neighborhoods. Please email events@yellowknife.ca no later than December 6th, 2017. Submitted addresses will...

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Posted Tuesday, November 07, 2017

The Snow Angel Program is a campaign designed to encourage residents to clear snow and ice from their neighbour’s sidewalks. We recognize that not everyone is able to shovel their walkways, particularly seniors and persons with disabilities, and this campaign helps everyone in the City stay safe. Originally initiated by the City of Calgary, the program has been adopted by other municipalities across Canada, including the City of Yellowknife.
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Posted Thursday, November 02, 2017

The City of Yellowknife and the Yellowknife Ultimate Frisbee Club present Family Fun Night on Friday November 17 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Fieldhouse.
The evening will feature an Ultimate Frisbee demonstration including:
Intro – What is Ultimate
Rules of the Game
Basic throws – What is a stack and marking?
Come out and play ultimate Frisbee! There will be lots of other family activities and prizes for the most enthusiastic group....

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Posted Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Samantha Stuart PhotographyThe City of Yellowknife invites you to take part in the 2017 Santa Claus Parade. This year’s theme is “Your Favourite Christmas Movie”!  Come downtown on the evening of Saturday November 25, as 53 Street, Franklin Avenue and 49 Street come alive. Community organizations, businesses and schools are invited to enter a float, vehicle(s) or walking group in to the parade.  To enter, visit Yellowknfie.ca for the registration form and fax it to 920-5649!...
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