2021 World Gold Panning Championships

August 2nd – 7th, 2021

Welcome to the website for the 2021 Gold Panning Championships in Dawson City, Canada!

This five day event features multiple cultural exhibits, historical talks, an international parade, gold panning excursions, a beer tent, and lots of gold panning!

This event welcomes panners of all ages and skill to participate against competitors from around the world. No qualification is necessary, and anyone can participate in this international event. Featuring multiple categories and various types of pans, there’s something for everyone. This is a showcase of the best panners in the world, and you are welcome to attend or participate.

We look forward to welcoming you in Dawson City in 2021!

* International and inter-provincial travel is subject to Canadian and Territorial guidelines at the time of the event.