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About Us

Klondike Visitors Association (KVA) is a not-for-profit tourism sector organization, based in Dawson City, Yukon, representing local and regional members and industry stakeholders.  KVA’s mandate includes destination marketing, operation of attractions and presentation of special events that increase visitation and add to the quality of life in our community.  KVA’s owned and operated attractions include:  Diamond Tooth Gerties Gambling Hall, Jack London Museum and the Free Claim # 6 on Bonanza Creek.  A few examples of our many annual events are:  Yukon Gold Panning Championships, Thaw Di Gras Spring Carnival and the Great Klondike International Outhouse Race.

History and Sites
Learn More about Klondike Visitors Association

Corporate Membership
All Dawson businesses are affected by Tourism. We encourage you to become involved and support KVA by purchasing a Corporate Membership.

KVA Grants Fund
The Klondike Visitors Association is please to announce the return of the KVA Grants Fund.  This is available to all registered not-for-profit, community groups to support eligible activities and projects that will benefit the Klondike region.  Applications must be received by November 25, 2016 at 5pm.  Maximum $2000 per group.  Applications can be found here.  For more information please contact the KVA at 867-993-5575, kva@dawson.net, or stop by the office at 1102 Front St.

Contact information:
Klondike Visitors Association
Box 389, Dawson City, Yukon Territory, Canada
Y0B 1G0
Local: (867) 993-5575
Toll-Free: 1-877-465-3006

General Inquiries: kva@dawson.net

Office Information;
Located at 1102 Front Street
Hours of Opertation – Monday – Friday 9am-12pm and 1pm-5pm
Closed for holidays December 25, 2016 – January 2, 2017

STAFF
Executive Director: Jackie Olson jolson@dawson.net
Finance Manager: Juli Hnetka jhnetka@dawson.net
Marketing and Events Manager: Paul Robitaille probitaille@dawson.net
Marketing and Events Assistant: Katie Pearse kpearse@dawson.net
Administrative Assistant: Patrik Pikalek kva@dawson.net

VOLUNTEER BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Mark Mather, Chair
Paul Wettstein, Treasurer
Dianne Brooks, Secretary
David Rohatensky, 1st Vice Chair
Sue Lancaster, 2nd Vice Chair
Peggy Amendola
Philippe Bartholomeus
Brian Stethem