Skagway , Alaska
2006 Yuletide Weekend
"Home for the Holidays"

All Day Friday & Saturday - Gingerbread Judging
at Klothes Rush, 5th & Broadway

Friday, Dec. 8
4:00-5:30 pm SKAGWAY MERCHANT OPEN HOUSES
5:30-6:15 pm CITY CHRISTMAS Tree Lighting Ceremony
with Community Carolers & Santa Claus - 5th and Broadway
6:00-7:00 pm Open Houses ~ warm up with refreshments at:
A.B. Hall ~ Broadway near 2nd
National Park Service Visitor Center, 2nd & Broadway
7:00 pm FREE MOVIE - “THE POLAR EXPRESS”
NPS Visitor Center – Sponsored by WP&YR

Saturday, Dec. 9
10:00 am QUILTING EXHIBIT - WP&YR Depot, 2nd Ave.
11:00 am SANTA TRAIN ARRIVES, WP&YR Depot - Train will depart after Santa has greeted all the children.
3:00 pm POOL TOURNEY - Skagway Pizza Station, 4th Ave.
7 pm -1 am FAMILY YULETIDE BALL - Rec. Center, 13th & Main
7-8 pm KIDS HOUR with the Gordie Tentrees Band
7:30 pm Helen B. Clark Award & Gingerbread Winners
8:00 pm GORDIE TENTREES BAND from Whitehorse,
playing roots, country & blues to dance past the midnight hour.
$10 at the door - children and seniors free,
food & refreshments sponsored by WP&YR

Sunday, Dec. 10
10 am - 2 pm LADY BOWLERS BREAKFAST - Elks, 6th & State
2:00-4:00 pm COOKIE EXCHANGE - Dedman’s, 3rd & Broadway
1:00-3:00 pm HOLIDAY SKATE - Skagway Rec. Center,
13th & Main, either ice skating or rollerblading
3:00 pm FREE MOVIE - “THE POLAR EXPRESS”
National Park Service – Sponsored by WP&YR

Yule Beginnings

Residents enjoyed Holiday Home Teas, the school carnival and craft fair, and the OES bazaar last weekend. Watch for many more photos in our Dec. 20 issue.