Adäka Festival, Yukon

This item appears on page 36 of the April 2016 issue.

In Whitehorse, Yukon, July 1-7, 2016, the annual Adäka Festival ( celebrates First Nation culture and traditions, with music, dance and storytelling performances plus demonstrations of art, weaving and carving. Most events are free. Traditional-craft workshops are each offered for a fee.

The festival is held at the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Center (1171 Front St., Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 0G9, Canada; 867/667-7698).