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Events and programs run by the City have been suspended until further notice as the City prepares for the potential impacts of COVID-19. Membership passes will be put on hold from Wednesday, March 18 until services resume, ensuring residents get the full use of their purchased memberships. Refunds will be provided to residents who have purchased spaces on cancelled programs. To receive a refund for a cancelled program please email or call 867-920-5600.

 Drive-in Movies:

Tickets for the Drive-in Movies are SOLD OUT.

Join us from home with our instructors with our Virtual Recreation videos

For the latest information and to find out what the City is doing in preparation of COVID-19, visit

Click on the "YKrec Register Now" button below.

YKrec Register Now! 

Low income families and/or individuals may be eligible for Access For All which gives free access to our facilities and recreational Drop-in Programs.  


During the course of programs that are offered by the City of Yellowknife, photos may be taken for use on the City's website or in other promotional material.

By registering for or participating in any City of Yellowknife program, you are agreeing to have your image taken, recorded, stored and reproduced.

If a photo of you is published which you would like removed, please contact the Programs Coordinator by phone at 920-5606 or by email.

Hours of Operation

Winter Hours effective following the Labour Day Weekend
until prior to the Victoria Day Weekend (September to May)
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Summer Hours effective following the Victoria Day Weekend
until prior to the Labour Day Weekend (May to September)
Monday to Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Mailing Address & Phone Numbers

Yellowknife City Hall
4807 - 52 Street, P.O. Box 580, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N4

Switchboard - (867) 920-5600
Mayor/City Administrator - (867) 920-5634
Booking Clerk - (867) 669-3457
Municipal Enforcement (MED) - (867) 920-5630
After Hours (MED) - (867) 920-2737
After Hours (Public Works) - (867) 920-5699