The community of Tuktoyaktuk offers regular recreation programming at Kitti Hall and the Donald Kuptana Sr Memorial Arena throughout the year.

The majority of this programming is offered through the Hamlet’s Recreation Department. Programming such as soccer, floor hockey, baseball, basketball for all ages throughout the year, men and lady’s night gatherings, movie nights for the youth, sewing programs, elder’s activities and traditional/cultural activities are offered on a regular basis.

Check out the September Schedule  for information about what is happening.

Also check out the Land of the Pingos Music Festival that will take place from August 9th-11th, 2019 in Tuktoyaktuk. Come down and listen to some great music. Click below for a link to their schedule.


Both buildings were built in 1985, the Donald Kuptana Sr. Memorial Arena becomes the heart of the community during the hockey season which runs from November to April each year. The Kitti Hall is open nearly 365 days per year with a variety of scheduled events for the whole community.

Donald Kuptana Sr Memorial Arena SCHEDULE 


The Northern Lights Community Pool is the primary venue for youth recreation seven days a week during the summer months of July to August. The daily schedule includes early bird swims, family and public swims.

Check back in June 2020 for the next schedule.

Pool Fees:
Entry fee for all ages: $2.00
Group rentals: $60.00/hour plus a $50.00 Damage Deposit

Lessons: Based on demand
Yellow, Orange, Red, Maroon $10.00/session
Blue, Green, Grey, White $15.00/session
18 Years and Over $10.00/lesson

A $50.00 damage deposit is required upon rental request and will be reimbursed if no damages occur during the rental.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Recreation Manager at 867-977-2513.