Moppets to invade Whitehorse

May 01 2019

The Yukon Arts Centre is holding its first kids festival on May 18, called the Midnight Sun Moppets Children's Festival.

This is a free family event for children of all sizes and ages. Many fun activities such as cardboard castle building, children's performers, storytelling and arts & crafts will be held at the Old Fire Hall and the MacBride Museum from 10 AM - 4 PM, followed by a family dance from 7 PM - 9PM.

Poster designed by Guiniveve Lalena

See below for the full schedule. Some events may be subject to change.


10AM –11AM – Anne Glover Storytelling Performance

11AM - 12PM - Anne Glover string workshop

1PM – 4PM – 3 Kids Kreate art stations with Yukon artists Montana Prysnuk, Helen O’Connor, and Maya Rosenberg


10AM- 11AM – Remy Rodden with Peter Puffin (performance for little children)

12PM- 1PM- Performance from the MAD students of Wood Street Centre

1PM- 2PM – Paris Pick

2PM- 3PM – Remy Rodden with Peter Puffin (performance for bigger children)

3PM – 4PM – Claire Ness

7PM – 9PM - Family Dance with Major Funk and the Employment. ($5.00 at the door)

10AM- 4PM – Help make a cardboard castle with Michel Gignac on Front Street at Old Fire Hall

Sunflower planting station and chalk drawings with Nicole Bauberger outside the Old Fire Hall