Shipyards Park

Shipyards Park is located along the banks of the Yukon River and 2nd Avenue. This park was designed to be enjoyed year-round and offers a large open space for festivals and community events. The entire park or the following areas within the park, gazebo firepit, riverfront firepit and covered stage can be booked during public hours of operation.

Park amenities include:

Booking hours for private events are limited to the following hours of operation:

  • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday to Friday
  • 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, Saturday to Sunday

Exceptions made for special public events.

Click here for the Park Rental Fee InformationPlanning an Outdoor Event in Whitehorse and Event Checklist (PDF or online form).

Frank Slim Building

Amenities include public washrooms, and free public Wi-Fi. Please contact the Parks department for booking information.

Public washrooms are open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday to Friday, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekends.

Please note: the Fireplace Room is not a bookable space for private events; however, exceptions are made for special public events after 4 p.m.

Closed for Holidays

Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

Scent-Free and Smoke-Free Environment

At Shipyards Park, we share the air – view the poster here.