OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 29, 2016) - Tourism and Culture Minister Elaine Taylor invites media to attend a launch of new television commercials marketing Yukon to Canadians.

The launch will include a performance by the Dakhká Khwáan Dancers, a traditional Inland Tlingit dance group based in Whitehorse, Yukon.

Minister Taylor, Dakhká Khwáan Dancers group leader Marilyn Jensen, Yukon Chamber of Commerce chair Rich Thompson and Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon director Jasmine Sangria will be available for questions and interviews.

When: Monday, February 1, 2016
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST
Where: Fairmont Chateau Laurier, Renaissance Room, 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa

Contact Information:

Elaine Schiman
Cabinet Communications
Government of Yukon
867-633-7961
elaine.schiman@gov.yk.ca

Heather LeDuc
Communications, Tourism and Culture
Government of Yukon
867-667-8066
heather.leduc@gov.yk.ca

Ann Viau
Principal
Ouellet & Viau Communications
613-851-1656
ann@ovcom.ca