Special Events

COVID-19, Recreation Response 

City of Iqaluit Recreation Facilities are closed.  Please see the latest Public Service Announcement from the City of Iqaluit for more information about specific facilities and programs. 

The City continues to monitor the situation and is working hard to bring alternative and updated programming when available.  

The City of Iqaluit Recreation Department organizes many special community events throughout the year that will be uploaded to the events calendar.

Special Community Events 2021

DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS, EVENTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE -WATCH FOR PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS AND UPDATES FOR MORE INFORMATION

 

National Indigenous Peoples Day

June 21st 2021

Join us as we celebrate the Indigenous heritage of our country, and honor the Inuit land we live on.

St. Jean Baptiste Day

June 24th 2021

Celebrate this well-loved francophone holiday. All are welcome to participate in this Quebecois holiday and partake in the festivities.

Canada Day

July 1st 2021

Join us as we celebrate what makes Canada great with a parade as well as various events and activities!

Qaumaniq Day Camp

July 5-August 27 2021

Qaumaniq Day Camp is a summer program for children aged 6-12 in our community. Kids will participate in a variety of creative, fun, active and exciting games, songs, crafts and much more.

Mass Registration

September 18th 2021

Our community is filled with a wide and exciting array of clubs, groups and activities to participate in. Come find information about all the exciting activities in town!

Volunteer Awards

November 17th 2021

Help us celebrate our community's leaders as we gather to recognize their acheivements at the Volunteer Awards Ceremony. 

Santa Claus Parade

December 11th 2021

We encourage businesses, organizations and individuals to show their community spirit by joining Santa in a parade! Following the parade, kids can warm up with some hot chocolate and enjoy a visit with Santa.

Holiday Qaumakuluit Contest

December 16th 2021

The annual Holiday Qaumakuluit Contest returns this year. Open to all businesses and residents. Help us light up the town by decorating the outside of your house or business with holiday lights.

 

CONTACT

Recreation Reception
email: recreation@iqaluit.ca
phone: (867) 979-5611