Information & History
Now entering its 21sr year, Arts in the Park is a summer-long festival in Whitehorse, Yukon celebrating and showcasing performing and visual arts in the community. Every weekday lunch hour and Wednesday evening denizens and visitors, young and old, gather in LePage Park for a free concert.
Arts in the Park is currently administered through Music Yukon, the Yukon’s music industry association. The festival was first launched in 1996 by Steve Slade and Dereen Hildebrand through the Yukon Art Society.
It is proudly supported and sponsored by a number of local businesses.
The 2017 Team
Geneviève Doyon – Producer & Programmer
Erik Vasseur – Associate Producer
Scott Maynard – Sound Technician
Kim Winnicky – Executive Director of Music Yukon