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June 21st - Arctic celebrations under the Midnight Sun

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Aboriginal Day and Midnight Sun Run

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Inuvik is a diverse and vibrant community. In Canada, June 21st is National Indigenous Peoples Day. In Inuvik, Northwest Territories it is a day to celebrate our local Metis, Gwich'in, Inuvialuit people and cultures. Events normally include traditional drumming, dancing and foods. So come join us in Chief Jim Koe Park to get an authentic taste of what the North has to offer. 

Midnight Sun Fun Run 2020 - June 20th 

Run with the glow of the Midnight Sun on your back in this 5km,10km, half marathon.

The Annual Midnight Sun Fun Run takes place on the weekend closest to the Summer Solstice.This year the Midnight Sun Fun Run takes place on June 20th at 10:00PM. This event features a friendly noncompetitive atmosphere and community spirit!  For more information please email or call the Recreation Coordinator at 777-8636.

Registration packages will be available soon!!!  

Summer Solstice

Come celebrate the longest day of the year 200 km north of the Arctic Circle. Enjoy warm temperatures, sunlit streets at midnight and plenty of activities for every wanderlusting soul.