Yukon Chamber Ambassadors host ‘family game night’

Monopoly tournament, 'Candy Land' games featured

Competing in the first-ever, free Yukonopoly board game tournament on Thursday were, from left, Sheila Rowan, Mike Brown, and Larry Rowan. (Photo by Cara Pattison)

The Yukon Chamber of Commerce’s Ambassadors hosted a family game night Thursday, June 15 inside The Progress Room, 10 W Main.

The special event featured a Yukonopoly tournament. Grand prize was a 24-quart Igloo ice chest donated by Carpenter’s Ace Hardware.

The venue also hosted a life-size “Candy Land” game for kids, tic tack toe and cornhole. Prizes were awarded to game winners.

Attendees also enjoyed snacks and refreshments.

The Yukon Chamber’s Ambassadors featured 30 civic-minded volunteers who support chamber and community service endeavors.

Limited-edition Yukonopoly board games are available at the Yukon Chamber of Commerce Office, 10 W Main #130. Cost is $32.66 each.

Yukonopoly is Yukon’s unique take on the classic Monopoly board game.

For more information, call (405) 354-3567.

Brothers Wyatt and Beau Sprague throw their hands in the air as they dance to the Cha-Cha Slide during Family Game Night hosted by the Yukon Chamber of Commerce. (Photo by Cara Pattison)
Harper Spikes, 8, excitedly picks-out her winnings at the prize table after a round of games at the event. (Photo by Cara Pattison)
Yukon Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Bryant Alvarez is all smiles as he ensures everyone has a fun night of games and prizes. (Photo by Cara Pattison)
J.C. Brown, 2, is determined to get all the rings on the posts at the ring toss game. (Photo by Cara Pattison)
Mom Beth Sprague and her 15-month-old daughter, Nelly Ann, watch as kids play a variety of games during the Yukon Family Game Night at 10 West Main. (Photo by Cara Pattison)
Curtess McCarley and his daughter, Ally (4), check-out the stacks of Yukonopoly board games strategically stacked and on display at the 10 West Main Progress Room stage. (Photo by Cara Pattison)
Dressed as Gramma Nutt from the board game Candy Land, Yukon Chamber Ambassador Sherri Campbell flicks the spinner and directs kids around the life-sized version of the game during Family Game Night. (Photo by Cara Pattison)