Posts Categorized: Live Events

Art Battle 2014

I was fortunate to be able to be a part of this year’s Art Battle – Whitehorse.  So truly amazing artists pulled off some fantastic artworks in 20 minutes… with crowds hovering (and me doing my best not to get in the way).  Thanks to Amber Church & Raven Mad Designs for pulling this all together…. Read more »

Fairwell to Equinox Rox

It’s a bit scary to think that Chris Gishler’s Equinox Rox climbing wall and zipline went up 11 years ago.  But like so many good things, they must come to an end.  And to be able to be there at the beginning and the end, is always bittersweet.  But it was a beautiful day for… Read more »

2014 Rendezvous Fireworks

The 2014 Rendezvous fireworks display was pretty spectacular, especially standing in the amongst the snow sculptures. 

Hard Water Canoeing Championships 2014

This year, the Hard Water Canoeing race returned to Rendezvous.  Sadly our team, put in a valiant effort, but did not make it through to the next round.  But on the plus side, it gave me a chance to catch some photos of the event.  It was a blast!  Thanks to Kanoe People for putting… Read more »

2014 Rendezvous Queens talent show

This years Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous queen contestants showing off what a proper pageant is all about.  From carpentry and plumbing to poetry and dance, with a little martial arts thrown in for good measure.  And of course, what pageant would be complete with out a firearm?

The 2014 El Dorado line Can-can dancers

The El Dorado line of the Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous doing what they do best — kicking up there heels!

YSR Snowshoe Shufflers putting on a show

The Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous’ Snowshow Shufflers put on quite a show at the Trappers Lounge.  I do love organized chaos, even if it’s only loosely organized!

The Sourdough Sams 2014

One of my favourite events of the Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous is always the Sourdough Sams dance competition.  It is guaranteed to equal parts fantastic and cringe-inducing.  And this years Sams really stepped up to the plate!  If you missed it, you’ll be sorry!

Colorwar at Streetfest 2014

The 50th anniversary of the Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous kicked off not with a bang, but with a cloud of vivid colour.  Based on the Indian festival of colour, the Yukon’s first, and hopefully yearly colorwar was a blast!  And it only took a little bit of work to clean my camera after the event.  Next time, I’m going… Read more »